Bachelor of Science, University Lucknow, India, 1966. Master of Science, University Lucknow, India, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, University Lucknow, 1976.
Visiting fellow National Institute Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, 1975-1977. Research associate Wayne State University, Detroit, 1977-1980. Adjunct assistant professor medicine University of California at Los Angeles, 1980-1985.
Associate adjunct professor University California, Irvine, 1985-1989. Chief biochemistry section United States Army Dental Research Detachment, Washington, 1989-1995. Scientific review administrator National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, since 1995.
Adjunct associate professor physiology University Maryland, Baltimore, since 1990.
Member American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, Society Experimental Biology and Medicine, Indian Academy Neuroscis., Chitragupta Samaj Inc. (1990-1993), Lucknow University Alumni Association (president 1990-1992), Association Scientists Indian Origin in American Inc. (secretary-treasurer 1991-1992).
Married Suman Lata Srivastava, February 7, 1973. Children: Swetanshu, Shruti.