Diploma in Business, University Dortmund, Germany, 1992. Master of Science, University Illinois, Champaign, 1994. Doctor of Philosophy, University Florida, Gainesville, 2002.
Media supervisor The Hively Agency, Houston, 1994—1996. Media planner Fallon -McElligott Advertising, Minneapolis, 1996—1999. Assistant instructor University Florida, 1999—2002.
Assistant professor University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, 2002—2008, associate professor, since 2008, grant-funded health research, since 2005. Grant-funded health research University of New Mexico, since 2005. Corporal Army German, 1986-1987, Hannover.
Board member Luther House Campus Ministry, Albuquerque, 2006—2007. Member of University Florida Alumni Association, University Illinois Alumni Association, European Advertising Academy, Association Education Journalism and Mass Communications.