Bachelor of Science, Hebrew University, 1964. Master of Science, Hebrew University, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy, Hebrew University, 1989.
Post doctorate fellow, McMaster U., Hamilton, Ontario., Canada, 1969-1971; research associate, McMaster U., Hamilton, 1971-1972; head research project, Canada Center for Inland Waters, Burlington, Ontario., 1972-1975; head physical-chemical processes research, Canada Center for Inland Waters, Burlington, 1975-1977; professor environmental science, University Texas, Dallas, 1977-1989; principal, president, Netzer Environmental Consulting, Dallas, since 1989.
Married Shulamit Avraham, May 6, 1969. Children: Giora, Karen.