Bachelor, City College, New York, 1970. Master of Arts, City University of New York, 1987.
Teacher New York City Board Education, 1971—1979. English teacher Gardiner's Academy, Paris, 1980—1985. Adjunct professor Hudson County Community College, Jersey City, 1988—1993, St. Peter's College, Jersey City, since 1986.
Member of La Maison Française, Columbia University.