Bachelor of Science, Texas Lutheran College, 1967. Master of Science, University Texas, Houston, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy, University Texas, Houston, 1972.
Predoctoral fellow, American Cancer Society, 1967-1969; research associate, American National Red Cross Blood Research Laboratory, Bethesda, Maryland., 1973-1975; senior staff fellow, Laboratory Biochemistry and Pharmacology, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, 1977-1980; assistant professor biochemistry, Virginia Technology, Blacksburg, 1980-1985; associate professor biochemistry, Virginia Technology, Blacksburg, 1985-1989; biochemist, U. Georgia, Athens, since 1989; vice president Research and Development, SeaLite Sciences, Inc., Norcross, Georgia, since 1991. Guest professor of University Frieburg, Federal Republic of Germany, 1975-1976. Member study section pathobiochemistry National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, 1989-1993.
Member American Society Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Society Complex Carbohydrates, American Association Clinical Chemistry, Sigma Xi.