Bachelor of Science, City College of New York, 1945. MED, City College of New York, 1949. Master of Science, New York University, 1952.
Doctor of Philosophy, New York University, 1960.
Instructor in biology, City College of New York, 1946-1949; instructor in science, Rhodes School, New York City, 1949-1952; assistant professor biology, Rutgers University, Newark, New Jersey, 1952-1959; Adjunct Professor biology, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1960-1978; science editor, Squibb Institute for Medical Research, Princeton, New Jersey, 1959-1975. Private practice, Plainfield, New Jersey, Olmstedville, New York, since 1975.
President New Jersey SANE, 1964-1965. Co-chairman Plainfield Joint Defense Committee, 1970-1985. Newsletter editor Center Jersey/Masaya, Nicaragua Friendship Cities Project, 1985-1997.
Member Council of Scientific Editors (president 1982-1983), Schroon Lake Association (vice president, since 1980, president 1997-2007), Plainfield Shade Tree Commission.
Married Ruthann Steinberg, December 24, 1946. Children: Michael Joseph, Jane Alice.