Ulrich Noller studied literature, philosophy and theater, film and television studies. He works as an author and freelance journalist for various media, with a focus on WDR. He also organizes and moderates readings and events. He is a member of the juries of the Deutscher Krimi Preis, the Krimibestenliste and the litprom-Weltempfänger-Bestenliste. Ulrich Noller lives in Cologne.