Doctor of Medicine, University Medical School, Debrecen, Hungary, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, 1988.
Instructor department anatomy, U. Medical School, Debrecen, 1976-1978; from assistant professor to senior assistant professor department anatomy, U. Medical School, Debrecen, 1978-1992; associate professor department anatomy, U. Medical School, Debrecen, 1992-1994; professor, department chairman anatomy, U. Medical School, Debrecen, since 1994. Visiting associate National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Bethesda, Maryland., 1990-1992.
Member Hungarian National Society of Anatomists (member administrative board since 1987, Lenhossék award 1981), Hungarian Academy of Sciences (member neurobiological committee since 1993), Hungarian National Science Fund (member committee for neural and human science since 1995, grantee 1991, 95, 96), Hungarian Physiological Society, International Society Stereology, European Neurosci. Association, Society for Neurosci. United States of America, Hungarian Elektronmicroscopic Society, Hungarian Biological Society.
Married Zsuzsanna Bánk. Children: Miklós, Gábor.