Bachelor of Arts, Hood College, 1962; Doctor of Philosophy, State University of New York, Stony Brook, 1978; postgraduate, Harvard University, 1986.
Assistant professor, Suffolk U., Boston, 1965-1967;
lecturer, State University of New York, Stony Brook, 1969-1975;
visiting assistant professor, State University of New York, Stony Brook, 1977-1978;
assistant professor, U. Massachusetts, Boston, 1975-1977;
assistant professor, Hofstra U., Hempstead, New York, 1978-1985;
associate professor, Hofstra U., Hempstead, New York, 1985-1990;
department chairman economics and geography, Hofstra U., Hempstead, New York, 1981-1984;
associate dean Hofstra College, Hofstra U., 1984-1987;
president, Interfid Capital Corporation, since 1987. Board directors Faberge, McCrory Corporation. Consultant on economics policy, since 1973.
Commentator Way of New York City Radio, since 1997.
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Trustee, vice president Long Island Forum for Technology, 1979-1985. Trustee Madeira School, Greenway, Virginia, 1984-1988, New York Outward Bound, 1988-1997, Literacy, Inc., since 1997. Member of national advisory board Outward Bound United States of America, 1986-1992.
Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Cosmopolitan Club, Cold Spring Harbor Beach Club.
Married Charles Bruce Updike, September 7, 1963 (divorced 1989). Children: Edith Hill, Nancy Lamar. Married Asa Rountree, October 10, 1998.