Biologische Anstalt Helgoland, Villanova University, Pennsylvania, 1993. Master of Arts, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, 2000. Doctor of Philosophy, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, 2008.
Teaching fellow philosophy Boston College, 1997—2005. English as Second Language instructor Deutsch-amerikanisches Instituet-Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany, 2005—2007. Visiting assistant professor philosophy St. Joseph's University, Philadelphia, 2008—2009.
Adjunct professor humanities Villanova University, since 2009.
Member of American Philosophical Association, Society Phenomenology & Existential Philosophy.