Bachelor in Chemistry, Princeton University, 1978; Master of Science in Organic Chemistry, Columbia University, 1980; Doctor of Philosophy in Organic Chemistry, Columbia University, 1982.
Research assistant, Princeton (New Jersey) U., 1975, 76-78; research chemist, E.I. Dupont de Nemours, Wilmington, Delaware, 1978; postdoctoral fellow, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1982-1983; postdoctoral fellow, Rockefeller U., New York City, 1983-1985; consultant, Rockefeller U., New York City, 1985-1988; assistant faculty member, Research Institute Scripps Clinic, La Jolla, California, 1985-1993; associate faculty member, Research Institute Scripps Clinic, La Jolla, California, since 1993. Member preclinical advising committee, member drug discovery advising committee Scripps clinic.
Fellow Damon Runyon Walter Winchell, 1983-1984, National Institutes of Health fellow, 1985. Grantee National Institutes of Health, 1987, 88-, grantee Tobacco Related Disease Research Program, since 1991. Member American Association for Cancer Research, American Chemical Society, American Association Pharmaceutical Sciences.