- PhD in Mathematics, ETH Zürich, 1991
- Diploma in Mathematics, ETH Zürich, 1987
- since January 2005: director of the Swiss National Centre for Mobile Information and Commuication Systems NCCR MICS.
- since January 2004: member of the Swiss Research and Technology Council SWTR.
- January 2002 - December 2004: Chairman of the Core Computing Science Institute, EPFL
- since September 2000: Full professor for distributed information systems, EPFL
- March 1998 - August 1998: Deputy Director at GMD-IPSI
- August 1996 - June 2000: Division manager of the research division open adaptive information management systems at GMD-IPSI
- April 1994 - August 1996: Department Manager of the research department VODAK at GMD-IPSI
- November 1992 - April 1994: Postdoc at GMD-IPSI
- October 1991 - November 1992: Postdoc at ICSI, Berkeley
- October 1987 - May 1991: Research assistant, ETH Zürich
Updated November 15, 2011