Bachelor of Science, Louisiana State University, 1960; Doctor of Philosophy, Louisiana State University, 1965; Master of Science, Pennsylvania State University, 1961.
Assistant professor University Georgia, Athens, 1968-1970. Research scientist Wistair Institute, Philadelphia, 1970-1973. Senior scientist Frederick (Maryland) Cancer Research Center, 1973-1976.
Executive secretary National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1976-1981, review chief, 1981-1985. Director research grants School Medicine Yale University, New Haven, 1985-1995, assistant dean School Medicine, 1987-1989, associate dean, retired, 1989-1996. Senior member Research and Review Services, Staunton, Virginia, 1996-1998.
Senior associate United Information Systems, Inc., Bethesda, Maryland, 1998-2001. Science review manager Analytical Sciences, Inc., 2001—2002, senior science, 2002—2003. Senior research science Constella Health Sciences, Frederick, 2003—2004.
Consultant National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, since 1985.
Married Barbara Wohn, July 30, 1960 (deceased ). Children: Katherine, Karen, Peter, Lauren. Married Peggy Smethie, December 14, 2002.