Professional background

Curriculum vitae (brief)

1998 Dr.-Ing. Doctorate Engineering Irrigation and soils water research , Kassel University, Germany.
1990 MSc Master of Science Agricultural Engineering, (Irrigation engineering opt.), Cranfield University, UK.
1986 BSc Bachelor of Science Agricultural Science (Sub-tropical & tropical crops, irrigation), Kassel University, Germany.
Since 2003    Australia          Summary:
Self employed: Freelance consultant and scientist; technical editing and writing; software development; project development in the field of 'land and water'.
1999 - 2002 Italy Consultancy and employment; Information Officer and Manager WCA infoNET project, Internet based information service on 'Water Conservation and Use in Agriculture', International Programme for Technology and Research in Irrigation and Drainage (IPTRID) at the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations (UN) in Rome, Italy.
1998 - 1999 Germany Freelance Consultant; Dedicated Internet information systems and associate member of the Department of Rural Engineering, University of Kassel, Germany.
1993 - 1998 Germany Employment; Senior research fellow Department of Rural Engineering, University of Kassel, Germany.
1987 - 1989 Ecuador Employment; Technical advisor and lecturer for irrigation & drainage, University of Babahoyo, Ecuador.