Bachelor, Columbia University, 1953. Master of Science, New York University, 1955. Doctor of Philosophy, University Tennessee, 1959.
Teaching assistant, instructor, U. Tennessee, Knoxville, 1955-1959; assistant professor Mathematics Louisiana State University, New Orleans, 1959-1963; associate professor Mathematics Virginia Polytech. Institute, Blacksburg, 1963-1964; professor Mathematics West Virginia University, Morgantown, 1964-1970; professor Mathematics U. Alabama, Birmingham, 1970-1989; professor Mathematics King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, since 1989.
Member American Mathematics Society.
Married Gloria Jane La France, October 24, 1950.