Doctor of Philosophy, Columbia Pacific University, 1987. Doctor of Philosophy, Walden University, 1998. Doctor of Education, University Sarasota, 1998.
Public school teacher Kunsan Board of Education, 1957-1972. Professor Kunsan Chonmun College, 1973-1978. Foreign language professor Defense Language Institute, Presidio of Monterey, California, since 1985.
Married Kyecha Shin; children: Judy, Tong, Philip.