Bachelor in English, Oberlin College, 1986. Master of Arts in English, Syracuse University, 1989. Master of Fine Arts in Poetry, University Washington, 1993.
Doctor of Philosophy in Creative Writing, University Cincinnati, 2001.
Professor Griffin College, 1989-1994, University Washington, 1992-1993, Cornish College of Arts, 1993-1994, University Cincinnati, 1997, Bethune-Cookman College, since 2001.
(trade ppbd first ed Prize chapbook)
(Book by Ben-Lev, Dina)
Volunteer Hospice-Volusia County, Port Orange, Florida, since 1999.