Bachelor with honors, Oxford University, England, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, Edinburgh University, Scotland, 1977.
Principal investigator, Repligen Corporation, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1982-1986; manager molecular biology, Praxis Biologics, Rochester, New York, 1986-1989; senior principal scientist, Praxis Biologics, Rochester, New York, 1989-1991; patent manager, Oncogene Science, Inc., Uniondale, New York, 1991-1994; director intellectual property, Cadus Pharmaceutical Corporation, Tarrytown, New York, since 1994. Peer reviewer Small Business Innovation Research program National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland., 1986-1991. Lecturer Center for Professional Advancement, East Brunswick, New Jersey, 1989-1991.
Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Licensing Executives Society, Association University of Technology Managers.
Married Rita Heller, July 13, 1980. Children: Deborah, Elizabeth.