Bachelor of Science in Chemistry magna cum laude, University Pittsburgh, 1956. Doctor of Philosophy, University California, Berkeley, 1961.
Research assistant, Mellon Institute, Pittsburgh, 1953-1956;
teaching assistant, University of California, Berkeley, 1956-1957;
research assistant, University of California, Berkeley, 1958-1960;
staff scientist Lincoln Laboratory, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1961-1962;
postdoctoral fellow in biochemistry, Brandeis U., Waltham, Massachusetts, 1963-1966;
research associate, Retina Foundation, 1966-1970;
staff scientist, Boston biomedical Research Institute, 1970-1973;
senior staff scientist, Boston biomedical Research Institute, since 1973. Principal associate in neurology Harvard Medical School, since 1982. Fogarty Internat.sr. fellow department biophysics King's College U. London, 1978-1979.
Member biophysics panel National Science Foundation, 1985-1988. Member instrumentation study section National Institutes of Health, 1981. Lecturer Brandeis U., 1965-1966.
Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Association Biological Chemists, American Chem Society, New York Academy of Sciences, Biophysics Society, Protein Society.
Married Liane Reif-Lehrer, December 30, 1960. Children: Damon, Erica.