Bachelor, Brigham University, 1954. Master of Arts, Brigham University, 1955. Doctor of Philosophy with honors, New York University, 1963.
Senior political analyst, Headquarters United States Air Forces in Europe, Wiesbaden, Federal Republic Germany, 1963-1970;
resident director graduate program in international relations, University of Southern California, Munich, Federal Republic Germany, 1971-1978;
director studies University of Southern California/SIR graduate program in Germany, University of Southern California, Munich, Federal Republic Germany, 1978-1986;
Erich Voegelin Gast professor, Munich U., 1987-1988;
lecturer, Boston University, since 1988;
lecturer Professional Association Center Defense and Strategic Studies, S.W. Missouri State University, Springfield, since 1991. Consultant Foreign Policy Institute, Philadelphia, 1969-1971, 76-79, R & D Associations, Munich, 1977. Professor Hochschule für Politik, Munich U.
Adjunct Professor, professional associate Center for Defense and Strategic Studies, S.W. Missouri State University, since 1991.
Served to captain United States Air Force, 1960-1963. Member American Academy Political and Social Sciences, International Institute Strategic Studies, American Association Advancement of Soviet Studies, Gesellschaft für Auslandskunde, German American Association.
Married Gabriele Indra, October 28, 1974 (deceased May 1985).