Instructor French andGerman, Alabama Polytechnic Institute, 1936-1938. From instructor to associate professor, acting department chairman German, Ohio State University, 1947-1960. Professor German, Hiram College, 1960-1961.
Professor, head department language Western Michigan U., 1961-1966. Professor department chairman Germanic langs. and literature U. Kentucky, 1966-1975. Fulbright research fellow U. Munich, 1955-1956.
Author: (with R. O. Röseler) Altes und Neues, 1960. Sein und Schein, 1966. Translater novel: Schmelmuffsky, 1962.
Editor text dit. German novella: Harmonie (E. Keyserling), 1964. Editor Lyrica Germanica, 1965-1975, Germanic Notes, since 1970, Germanistische Forschungs-Ketten, 1974-1975. Contributor articles and reviews to professional journals.