Bachelor, Duquesne University, 1964. Master of Arts, Catholic University America, 1966. Master of Arts, Fordham University, 1970.
Doctor of Philosophy, Fordham University, 1973.
Instructor mathematics Sacred Heart University, Bridgeport, Connecticut, 1966-1969. Assistant professor mathematics Manhattanville College, Purchase, New York, 1969-1975, director advanced studies program, 1973-1975. Professor mathematics, vice president, dean of faculty Salem College, West Virginia, 1975-1982.
Professor mathematics, president, trustee St. Xavier University, Chicago, 1982-1994, president emeritus, since 1994. Professor philosophy, vice president for development Roosevelt University, 1996—2001. Vice president development National Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders Association, 2001—2003, senior vice president development, 2003—2005.
Interim president Shimer College, Illinois, 2007—2008, Merrimack College, North Andover, Massachusetts, 2008—2010, Roger Williams University, since 2010.
Member of Philosophy of Science Association, Math Association American, Executive Club Chicago, Economics Club Chicago, Carlton Club.
Married Ruth Inez DesRuisseux, November 25, 1970.