Bachelor of Science, Ohio State University, Columbus, 1965. Master of Science, University Nevada, Las Vegas, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, University Missouri, Columbia, 1976.
Teaching research assistant University Nevada, 1970—1972. Research assistant University Missouri, 1972—1976. Researcher Cornell University, 1977—1978.
Assistant professor biology St. Bonaventure (New York ) University, 1978—1979. Researcher Ohio State University, since 1979, Batelle Memorial Institute, 1980—1986. Correspondent member Popular Mechanis Magazine, since 1985.
Volunteer Ohio State University Radio Telescope, since 1981. Trustee Lewis Center Methodist Church. Volunteer Ohio State University Hospital.
Member of American Association for the Advancement of Science, Olentangy Poets, Verse Writers Guild Ohio, Mutual Unidentified Flying Object Network (consultant, state section director), Ohio State University Astronomy Club, Missouri Academy of Sciences, American Dairy Science Association, American Physiological Society, Mensa (group coordinator, newsletter editor), Gamma Sigma Delta, Sigma Xi.
Married John Watson Scott Scott, December 6, 1969. 1 child Rosa.