Master of Arts, University Gothenburg, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, Uppsala University, 1979.
Teacher Uppsala University, Sweden, 1973-1979. Research faculty Institute Alternative Development Research, Oslo, Norway, 1979-1983. Research associate, consultant International Development Agencies, Bangladesh, 1982-1984.
Consultant to development agency Martin Peace Institute University Idaho, Moscow, 1988-1989. Teacher department finance and economics Southwest Texas State University, San Marcos, 1990-1991. Teacher department economics St. Mary's University, San Antonio, 1991-1993.
Teacher Palo Alto College, 1994-1996. Educator Our Lady of the Lake University, since 1996. Editorial board Nigerian Journal Public Administration, International Journal Development Issues.
Editor-in-chief Scandinavian Journal Development Alternatives, Ahimsa. Member advisory board Ryan Foundation. Research associate Immigration Institute Department Labour and Employment, Sweden, 1981.
Member United Christian Congregation Stockholm. Member American Economics Association, International Studies Association, African Studies Association, Asian Studies Association, International Political Science Association, International Peace Research Association, International Society Intercomm. New Ideas, Swedish Peace Foundation.
Married Jeevalatha, August 25,1975.