Bachelor, University South Africa, Pretoria, 1967. Bachelor with honors, University South Africa, 1969. Master of Arts, University South Africa, 1975.
Doctor of Letters, Doctor of Philosophy, Rand Afrikaans University, Johannesburg, 1984.
Teacher Cape Education Department, Cape Town, Republic South Africa, 1965-1971. Lecturer University North, Pietersburg, Republic South Africa, 1972-1975. Senior lecturer College Education, Pretoria, Republic South Africa, 1976.
Associate head department Johannesburg College, Republic South Africa, since 1977. Visiting lecturer University Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, 1984, University Cape Town, 1985.
Active Detainees Parents Support Committee. Organized Free the Children Alliance. Testified Lawyers for Human Rights Under Law Conference Children in Detention South Africa., Washington, 1987.
Married Ruth Lucille Collett, April 2, 1966 (deceased 1975). Children: Brendan, Dammon. Married Ruth Emelie Fischer, April 12, 1986.
1 child, Gretel.