Bachelor of Regional/Town Planning with honors, University Queensland, Brisbane, Australia, 1976. Bachelor with honors, University London, 1982. Diploma in education, University Melbourne, 1984.
Doctor of Philosophy, University Melbourne, 1996.
Teacher Werribee Secondary College, Melbourne, 1985-1987, Sydney Road Community School, Melbourne, 1988-1993. Lecturer University Melbourne, since 1995. Contributor articles to professional journals.
Editor Spunti e Ricerche journal., Melbourne, 1996.
Member Association Dino Buzzati, Dante Alighieri Society.
Married Margherita Rossignoli, December 12, 1980. Children: Naime, Sabina.