Bachelor, University of Virginia, 1973; Doctor of Philosophy, University of Virginia, 1979.
Research assistant, department neurosurgery University of Virginia School Medicine, Charlottesville, 1976-1979; postdoctoral fellow, department psychobiology University of California, Irvine, 1979-1982; senior research associate, department psychobiology University of California, Irvine, 1982-1986; senior research scientist, Pennwalt Pharmaceutical, Rochester, New York, 1986-1988; principal investigator, Fisons Pharmaceuticals, Rochester, since 1988. Adjunct Professor pharmacology U. Rochester. Reviewer, referee European Journal Pharmacology, Brain Research, Journal of Neurochemistry, Pharmcology, Biochemistry and Behavior, since 1986.
Member steering committee Rochester Alliance Promoting Science (Education), since 1990, Fathers Rights Association of New York, since 1991. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Society for Neurosci., New York Academy of Sciences, International Brain Research Organization.
Married Laurie Elizabeth Braman, June 18, 1988 (divorced March, 1992). 1 child, Cooper William.