Bachelor of Science, University Idaho, 1951; Master of Sciences, University Washington, 1957; Doctor of Philosophy, University Washington, 1961; postgraduate, Stuttgart Technische Hochschule, 1957-1958.
Structural inspector, Oregon Department highways, Roseburg, 1953-1955;
structural designer, Marshall, Barr & Associations, Seattle, 1956-1961;
assistant professor to professor сivil engineering, Case-Western Reserve U., 1961-1976;
department chairman сivil engineering, Case-Western Reserve U., 1975-1976;
department chairman civil environmental and architectural engineering, U. Colorado, Boulder, 1977-1983;
professor сivil engineering, U. Colorado, Boulder, 1977-1992. Visiting professor University of California, 1968-1969. Consultant structural design and analysis.
Founder Pile Dynamics, Inc., Cleveland, 1972, Goble & Associates, 1976, Bridge Weighing Systems, Inc., 1980, Bridge Diagnostics Inc., 1989.
Served to captain United States Air Force, 1951-1953. Member American Society of Civil Engineers (Kapp award 1988), Prestressed Concrete Institute, Society Experimental Stress Analysis, Deep Foundations Institute, Kappa Sigma.
Children– Tanya Bettina, Gregory George.