Bachelor in German, University Bristol, England, 1975. Certified in education, University London, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy with recommendation distinction, Council National Academy Awards, London, 1990.
Senior lecturer German and linguistics University Wolverhampton, England, 1986—1995. Research professor translation studies Savonlinna (Finland) School Translate Studies University Joensuu, 1991—1992. Senior lecturer German Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, Scotland, since 1995.
Principal investigator Verbalis Ltd., since 1999, also board directors.
Married Doina Mihaela Sasu (div.).