Doctor of Philosophy, Rutgers State University, Newark, 1974.
Predoctoral fellow Institute Animal Behavior, Rutgers University, 1969—1974. Postdoctoral fellow, department physiology University California, Berkeley, 1974—1976. Lecturer & postdoctoral research associate, department biology Princeton University, New Jersey, 1976—1979.
Assistant professor zoology University Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 1979—1985, associate professor biological science, 1985—1990, professor biological sciences, since 1990. Editorial board member Hormones and Behavior, since 2004.
Member of Endocrine Society, Society Behavioral Neuroendocrinology, Society Neurosci.
Son of Doss Buntin and Kathleen A (Alexander) Buntin. Married M Linda Ohls, November 16, 1985. Children: Katharine R. Copeland, Maisie E.