Bachelor of Arts, Cornell Univercity, 1950; Doctor of Philosophy, Yale University, 1954.
Research fellow, Cornell Univercity, 1954-1957; research associate, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1957-1959; associate professor biology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1959-1962; professor, Purdue University, since 1962; visiting professor, Harvard University Medical School, Boston, 1967-1968; professor, University of California, Irvine, 1970-1972.
Member American Society Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Genetics Society of America, American Society Photobiology, Phi Beta Kappa.
Married Ethel Stolzenberg, June 19, 1949. 1 son, Adam.