Bachelor of Science with honors, Aberdeen University, Scotland, 1994. Doctor of Philosophy, Cambridge University, England, 1997.
Visiting scientist laboratory of molecular biology Medical Research Council Centre, Cambridge, United Kingdom, 1997. Postdoctoral research fellow Genetics department Harvard Medical School, Boston, 1998-1999, European Bioinformatics Institute, Cambridge, England, 1999-2000. Career track scientist Medical Research Council-DUNN Human Nutrition Unit, since 2000.
Bioinformatics consultant European Bioinformatics Institute, Cambridge, since 1999. Programmer Bioperl, 1995-2000, BioJava, 1995-2000.
Founder Biosophy, Cambridge, 1996-2000, BioIsm, Cambridge, 1997-2000, Borderless Earth Campaign, Cambridge, BioTopia org, Cambridge, 1998-2000. Co-founder Bioperl project, Cambridge, 1995-2000, BioJava project, Cambridge, 1995-2000. Sergeant Korean Army, 1988-1990.
Married Maryana Heath, January 6, 1964. 1 child Subio.