Education & professional positions



2010 - 2012 Professor for Sociology at the School of Education, TU Munich
since 2008 Freelance consultant, author and lecturer for "Sustainability Research Consulting"
2007: Visiting Professor for Inter- and Transdisciplinary Research at the University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences, Vienna (BOKU)
2000 - 2005 Director of the Munich Institute of Social Research (MPS)
since 2000 apl. Professor for Sociology at the Technical University of Munich, Department of Economic Sciences
1992 - 1999 Senior Research Fellow at the Munich Institute of Social Research (MPS)
1990 - 1999 Visiting Professor at the Universities of Darmstadt (Political Sciences), Erlangen (Political Sciences; Science Studies), Leipzig (Cultural Studies) and Munich (Sociology)
1990 "Habilitation" and Lecturer in Sociology, Technical University of Munich
1979 - 1985 Assistant Professor for Political Sciences (TU Munich)
1977 PhD in Political Sciences (Dr. rer.pol), University of Munich
1972 Graduation in Sociology (Dipl. Soz.), University of Munich