Master of Science, Jagiellonian University, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy, Jagiellonian University, 1975. Doctor of Science, Jagiellonian University, 1986.
Lecturer, adjunct professor Jagiellonian University, Cracow, 1969-1999. Research associate University Chicago, 1982-1985, research associate, assistant professor, 1988-1994. Forensic scientist Forensic Science Center, Chicago, since 1996.
Visiting professor Winthrop University, Rock Hill, South Carolina, 1995-1996. Research fellow Rush Presbyterian St. Luke's, Chicago, 1995-1996.
Member American Society for Cell Biology, American Academy Forensic Sciences, Midwestern Association Forensic Scientists, State Microscopical Society Illinois, Universal Esperanto Association (delegate 1963).
Married Anna Maria Kordylewski, April 4, 1970. Children: Marek, Jan, Maria.