AB, Marquette University, 1947. Master of Arts in English, Marquette University, 1949. Philosophy in Philosophy, St. Louis University, 1955.
Licentiate of Sacred Theology, St. Louis University, 1962. Master of Arts in Communications, Stanford University, 1963. Doctor of Philosophy in Communications Research, Stanford University, 1967.
Assistant professor, Marquette U., Milwaukee, 1967-1969; vice chairman, assistant professor, Fordham University, Bronx, New York, 1969-1970; assistant professor, U. North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1970-1974; associate professor, U. Tennessee, Knoxville, 1974-1981; from associate professor to professor, Temple University, Philadelphia, 1981-1996; professor emeritus, Temple University, Philadelphia, since 1997; director Institute for Comm. Research, Temple University, Philadelphia, 1983-1992; coordinator, teacher program in committee, Temple University, Philadelphia, 1986, 88.
Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1946, PTO. Member Sigma Delta Chi, Kappa Tau Alpha.