Bachelor of Science, University Mumbai, 1970. Master of Science, Kansas State College, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, University Missouri-Columbia, 1976.
Postdoctoral research associate Cell Biology Laboratory, Salk Institute Biological Studies, La Jolla, California, 1976—1977, E. W. Sutherland Laboratories, University Miami, Florida, 1976. Research associate John M. Dalton Research Center, University Missouri, Columbia, 1977—1979, Alcohol Research Center & Cell Biological Laboratory, Salk Institute Biological Studies, La Jolla, 1979—1980. Postgraduate research pharmacologist division pharmacology University California, San Diego, 1980—1981.
Assistant research pharmacologist department medicine division pharmacology, 1981—1984. Scientist Genecor Inc., South San Francisco, California, 1984—1986. Senior scientist, since 1987.
Ad hoc committee extramural grant committee department medicine & surgery, Virginia.
Member of Research Society Alcoholism, Gamma Psi chapter Tri-Beta, Phi Lambda Upsilon, Beta Beta Beta, Sigma Xi.
Married Padmashri N. Khalap, December 28, 1982. 1 child Sameep.