Bachelor of Arts, Brown U., 1960.
Assistant publicity director Simon and Schuster, 1962-1965. Associate editor Fawcett Crest Books, 1965-1966. Managing editor Dell Books, 1966-1968.
Senior editor New American Library, 1968. Vice president, managing editor Simon and Schuster, 1968-1978. Editor-in-chief Fireside Paperbacks, 1968-1978.
Senior editor Trade division Harper & Row, 1978-1979. President The Jonathan Dolger Agency, New York City, since 1980. Lecturer public procedures course Radcliffe College, New School Social Research.
Faculty member The Writing Center, Marymount College, New York City. Public course New York University, University Pennsylvania Public Institute, Southwest Writers Workshop, University Southern Maine Writers Conference, Tennessee Williams Writers' Festival. Consultant Brown University Alumni/Student Professional Network.
Member American Society Journalists and Authors, Association Author's Representatives.