Born 1958, Prof. Dr., teaches Public Law, Legal Theory and Comparative Law at the University of Applied Sciences Darmstadt (Department for Social Studies).and is member of the research group “Society for Institutional Analysis - sofia” (www.sofia-research.com).
From 2008 to 2015 member of the Management Board, European Chemicals Agency (ECHA). His publications cover a wide range of (European) environmental law, including a handbook on REACH (Führ, M. (Ed.), Praxishandbuch REACH, 640 p., Cologne 2011).