Bachelor of Arts, Bellarmine College, 1964. Doctor of Philosophy., Catholic University American, 1973. Aerospace technologist National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Greenbelt, Maryland, 1966-1972.
International Lead-Zinc Research Organization research fellow Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, 1972-1974. Environmental scientist Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, since 1974. National Defense Education Act fellow, 1964.
Member American Chemical Society, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Sigma Xi.
Married Patricia Ann Duane, June 5, 1965. Children– John, Ann, David.