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Curriculum Vitae



Mathematics degree at the University of Ulm 1977-1982


Doctorate at the University of Ulm, Dr. rer. nat. in 1984. Dissertation title: “Localization of Outliers in Autoregressive Processes”


Habilitation in 1991.
Title of habilitation dissertation: “Outlier Tests and Outlier Identification in Time Series”
Venia legendi for the subject mathematics


Academic positions


2013 - 2018 Visiting professor at the University of Bergamo, Italy
1999-2000, 2007-2009 Spokesperson of the Post-Graduate Program “Capital Markets and Financial Economy in Extended Europe”
since 1996 Chair of the Dissertation Committee of the Faculty of Business Administration and Economics
1995-1999, since 2011 Chair of the Scholarship Award Commission of the European University Viadrina
since Okt. 1995 Professor of Statistics at the European University, Frankfurt (Oder)
SoSe 1995 Professor (substitute) at the European University, Frankfurt (Oder)
WS 1994/95 Professor (substitute) at the University of Stuttgart
WS 1993/94 Lecturer at the University of Constance
WS 1991/92 Professor (substitute) at the University of Trier
1984-1995 Scientific Associate at the University of Ulm


Current areas of research


  • Statistical Process Control

  • Statistics in Finance

  • Statistical Aalysis of Environmental Processes

  • Spatial Statistics


Publications/Conferences/Stays abroad


  • Author of more than 160 publications in international journals

  • 22 invited talks at various conferences since 2010

  • Several research fellowships, e.g. in Gothenburg (2003, 2004, 2005) and Lisbon (2002, 2005, 2009, 2014, 2016 - 2018)

  • Chair of the program committee of ten international conventions (number of participants between 500-700) and three workshops since 2010 and several sections 

  • Proposer of seven approved German Research Foundation projects since 2004

  • Primary supervisor of 25 dissertations, Young Scientists’ Prize of the Federal State of Brandenburg 2008 awarded to two of his PhD students (with a prize of EUR 20,000),eleven of the former PhD students are now professors at universities  in Germany, Sweden, Ukraine and United Kingdom

  • Since 2012 Chair of the German Statistical Society (DStatG)

  • From 2009-2013 Chair of the Working Group “Stochastic Models for Reliability, Quality and Safety”

  • From 2008-2012 Member of the Board of the German Statistical Society

  • Since 2005 Member of the Editorial Committee of the journal AStA – Advances in Statistical Science

  • Elected Member of the International Statistical Institute

  • From 1998-2002 Chairman of the “Statistics in Natural Science and Technology” committee of the DStatG