I. Personal Data

Date and place of birth: 10.04.1951 in Nordhorn (District Graf. Bentheim)
Parents: Willibald Hoppe, Steuerrat
and Hilde, born Horstmeier
Marital Status: widowed
Nationality: German 

II. Education

1957-1961 Elementary School in Bad Bentheim
1961-1963 Gymnasium Nordhorn
1963-1969 Gymnasium Bad Bentheim 

III. Academic Education

1969-1975 Study of Mathematics with secondary subject Physics
at Techn. University of Berlin

IV. Examinations and Titles

1969 Abitur
1975 Diploma in Mathematics
1979 Doctoral Thesis
1986 Habilitation

V. Employment

1971-1975 Assistant teacher at the Dep. of Math. at TU Berlin
1975-1980 Scientific Assistant at the Dep. of Math. at TU Berlin
1980-1981 Research Assistant Professor at the
Courant Institute of Math. Sciences, New York, N.Y..
1981-1983 DFG Reseaxch Grant
(Research stays (among others:)
as Visiting Research Member at the
Mathematics Research Center, Madison, Wisconsin)
1982-1988 Academic Assistant at the Dep. of Math. at TU Berlin
1988-1989 Academic Fellow at the Konrad-Zuse-Zentrum Berlin
1989-1990 Associate Professor at the University of Linköping, Sweden.
1990-1994 C3-Professorship at the Mathematical Institute, TU Munich
1995- C4-Professorship at the Faculty of Mathematics
and Natural Sciences, University of Augsburg.

IV. Languages

Native Language German

Foreign Languages English, French