Bachelor, Hunter College, 1951; Master of Science, Hofstra U., 1964; Doctor of Philosophy, Hofstra U., 1977.
Teacher, Massapequa (New York) Schools, 1952-1957, 61-63; teacher, Half Hollow Hills Schools, Dix Hills, New York, 1967-1970; director institutional research, Rockland Community College, Suffern, New York, 1977-1980; director research, Long Island U., C.W. Post, Greenvale, New York, 1980-1983; director research, Marist College, Poughkeepsie, New York, since 1983. Consultant in field; instructor in field. Lecturer in field.
President Bethpage Children's Creative Workshop, 1965-1967. Board directors Residential Association, Hopewell Jct., New York, 1986-1988. Volunteer worker 4-H, Cub Scouts, Girl Scouts, 1966-1971.
Member Association for Institutional Research, Cause, Jewish Fellowship of Hemlock Farms.
Married Marvin Poris, April 11, 1954. Children: Melanie Laffer, Holly Hilton, ScottPoris.