Master of Arts in English, American Studies, József Attila University, Szeged, 1987. Master of Arts in Russian, József Attila University, Szeged, 1988. Master of Arts in Linguistics, University Pittsburgh, 1994.
Doctor of Philosophy in Linguistics, University Pittsburgh, 1998.
Teacher, English, russian Department Foreign Languages, Szentgyörgyi Albert Medical University, Szeged, Hungary, 1987—1988. Associate professor, English linguistics Institute English and American Studies, University Szeged, since 1988. Visiting assistant professor Portland State University, Oregon, 1999—2000.
Children: András, Júlia, Emília.