B.S.Chem.E., North Carolina State University, 1949, Master of Science, 1951, Doctor of Philosophy., 1957. Associate professor chemical engineering University Louisville, 1957-1967, professor, since 1967, director interdisciplinary programs in engineering, 1971-1973, chairman department chemical engineering, 1973-1979. Special projects engineer Olin Mathieson Corporation, Brandenburg, Kentucky, 1963, 67.
Consultant to various chemical and design companies Host radio program Time Out for Jazz, since 1979. Named Distinguished University.