Bachelor of Science, Penn State University, State College, 1969. Master of Science, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1975. Master of Science, University Cincinnati, 1990.
Doctor of Philosophy, 1992.
Assistant professor Corning (New York ) Community College, 1971-1974. Instructor Microbiology Penn State University, State College, Pennsylvania, 1975-1980. Research assistant University Cincinnati, 1980-1981.
Instructor Thomas More College, Fort Mitchell, Kentucky, 1981-1982. Instructor Biology Xavier University, Cincinnati, 1982-1985. Instructor Health Science Cincinnati Technology College, 1985-1986.
Instructor Biology Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights, 1986-1987. Graduate teaching assistant University Cincinnati, 1987-1991. Instructor Biology Xavier University, Cincinnati, since 1991.
Science educator Project Discovery, in., since 1994.
Community representative Fine Arts Fund, Cincinnati, since 1984. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society Microbiologists, Sigma Xi, Sigma Delta Epsilon.
Married Chester H. Laine, December 22, 1969 (divorced November 4, 1991). Children: Jason C., Jacob C. Married Michael George Roberts, July 31, 1993.
1 child, Caroline E. Roberts.