Bachelor in Biology, Hunter College, 1984. Master of Arts in Genetics, Columbia University, 1985.
Pigment analyst, Metropolitan Museum Art, New York City, 1986-1987; Adjunct Professor genetics and biochemistry, Hunter College, New York City, 1985-1986; reporter, New York Doctor, New York City, 1988-1989; managing editor, Nature Magazines, New York City, 1989-1990; senior editor, The Scientist, Philadelphia, since 1990. Consultant to registrar Jewish Museum, 1984.
Volunteer Museum Natural History, New York City, 1984, Children's Museum, New York City, 1984. Member Pen & Pencil Club, Phi Beta Kappa. F C.