
Personal data  Date of birth: October 15, 1945 in Rohr (AG) Switzerland 
Education
 ETH Zürich, Dr. Sc. Math., 1973 
 University of Konstanz, Habilitation, 1978 
Positions
 Associate Professor of Mathematics, University of Frankfurt, 19781979 
 Full Professor of Mathematics, Technische Universität Berlin, 19791990 
 Full Professor of Mathematics, University of Zürich, 1990present 
Professional activities
 Annals of Statistics, Assoc. Editor, 19871989 
 Annals of Probability, Assoc. Editor, 19881993 
 Probability Theory and Related Fields, Editorinchief, 19942000 
 Probability Theory and Related Fields, Assoc.Editor, since 2000 
 Schweizerischer Nationalfonds, Member of the Stiftungsrat, since 1994 
 Mathematical Research Institute Oberwolfach, Member of Scientific Council, 19952002 
 Institute of Mathematics, University of Zürich, Chairman, September 1998September 2001 
 Ecole d'Eté St. Flour, Member of the Scientific Committee, since 2002 
 EURANDOM Institute, Eindhoven, Member of the Scientific Council, since 2002 
Selected invited lectures
 Congress of the European Mathematical Society, Budapest 1998: Invited Lecture 
 World Congress of the Bernoulli Society, Vienna 1998: Special Invited Lecture 
 World Congress of the Bernoulli Society, Guanajuata, Mexico, 2000: Special Invited IMS Lecture 
 International Congress of Mathematics, Beijing, China, 2002: Invited Lecture 

