Bachelor of Science, McGill University, 1964; Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry, University of California at Los Angeles, 1976.
Laboratory assistant, DuPont of Canada Ltd., Maitland, Ontario, Canada, 1962; teaching assistant, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 1964-1965; teaching and research assistant, San Diego State University, 1965-1967; chemist, Shell Chemical Company, Torrance, California, 1967-1970; research chemist, University of California at Los Angeles, 1971-1976; research chemist, Department Commerce National Institute Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, Maryland., 1976-1992; science review administrator, Office Review Activities, National Institute General Medical Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland., since 1992.
Member American Chemical Society, American Society Mass Spectrometry.
Children: David Bachelor of Journalism, Robyn S.M. Entertainment.