Stefan Bauberger has been teaching philosophy of nature, philosophy of science and Buddhist philosophy at Hochschule für Philosophie in Munich and Philosophisch-theologische Hochschule in Frankfurt since 1998. He was born on May 21st 1960 in Munich. He entered the Society of Jesus in 1981. The novitiate was followed by studies of philosophy (1983-1985 in Munich) and theology (1986-1989 in Frankfurt), with a ministry with the Jesuit Refugee Service in Malaysia in between. Studies of physics (diploma and doctorate) in Würzburg followed in 1989-1997. He was ordained as a Catholic priest in 1990. Between 1997 and 2002, he had several stays in India (accumulated 2 years) and Japan between 1997 and 2002 to complete training as a Zen teacher and to study Buddhism. In 2006, he finished his habilitation in philosophy. The same year he was appointed the delegate of formation of the German, Austrian and Swiss province of the Jesuits.