Master of Arts in English and Hungarian, Loránd Eötvös University, Budapest, 1963. Doctor of Science in Literature, Hungarian Academy of Sciences and Letters, 1991.
Chair, department of English Loránd Eötvös University, Budapest, 1983—1990. Director of doctoral programme in modern English and American literature Department of English, Loránd Eötvös University, since 1993. Lieutenant Hungarian Rangers, 1967, Szolnok.
Member of European Society for the Study of English, Hungarian Society for the Study of English.
Married Éva Weger, December 30, 1967. Children: Nóra, András.