AB, Assumption College, 1958. Master of Arts in French, Laval University, 1959. Doctor of Philosophy in Comparative Literature, State University of New York, Binghamton, 1983.
Instructor New Bedford (Massachusetts) Public School Systems, 1959-1960, College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, Massachusetts, 1961-1968. Assistant then associate professor University Scranton (Pennsylvania), 1968—1983. Professor University Scranton, Pennsylvania, 1983—1997.
Director French house University Scranton, 1989-1994.
Cantor Church St. Gregory, Clarks Green, Pennsylvania, since 1973. Sergeant United States Army, 1953-1955. Member Modern Language Association, American Association of University Professors, American Association Teachers French, Institut Français, Association des Amis de Georges Duhamel, United States of America Dance, Inc.
(formerly United States Amateur Ballroom Dancers Association).
Married Florence Rita Michaud, June 17, 1961 (deceased December 26, 1994). Children: Michelle, Camille, Jeanine, Normand, Paul.