Psychologist and systemic coach; Consultant in the Academic Staff Development Unit, University of Konstanz. Longstanding experience as director of the Career Center at the Universität Hohenheim, career consultant and trainer for doctoral researchers, specialists and executive staff. Consultant at the “Büro für Berufsstrategie” in Stuttgart. Author of books about career development and application training for the publisher C.H. Beck. Lecturer at various universities, most recently at the University of Applied Sciences and Arts, north-western Switzerland FHNW. Work area: career development for doctoral students.