Bachelor, City College of New York, 1947. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1948. Diploma, Herzliah Hebrew Teachers Institute, 1948.
Teacher Hebrew High School Board Hebrew Education, Essex County, New Jersey, 1948—1950. Teacher English and Hebrew Public High School, Brooklyn, 1950—1952. Teacher English, Hebrew and Latin Lawrence High School, Cedarhurst, 1952—1989, chairman department foreign language, 1965—1989.
Consultant editor Midstream Magazine, New York City, 1990—2001, editor-in-chief, since 2001. Adjustment lecturer Hebrew Baruch College, New York City, 1950—1964. Adjunct assistant professor English City College of New York, New York City, 1964—1976.
Adjunct professor Hebrew Hebrew Union College, New York City, 1994—2000. Working member Regents Examination Committee, New York State, New York, since 1960, College Boards Achievement Examination Committee, New Jersey, 1980.
Married Sylvia Bittkower Haber, June 16, 1951. Children: Howard Eli, Edward Marc.