Bachelor of Science, University Bridgport, 1986. Master of Science, Carnegie Mellon University, 1988. Doctor of Philosophy, Carnegie Mellon University, 1993.
Postdoctoral fellow, Carnegie Mellon U., Pittsburgh, 1993-1994; postdoctoral fellow, National Institutes of Health/National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Bethesda, Maryland., 1994-1996; senior staff fellow, National Institutes of Health/National Heart Lung and Blood Institute, Bethesda, Maryland., since 1997.
Member Sigma Pi Sigma International, Phi Kappa Phi.
Married Amy Sarah Hinich, September 9, 1992. Children: Rachel Dewi, Caitlin Indah.