Bachelor of Science, City College of New York, 1955. Master of Arts, City College of New York, 1957. Doctor of Philosophy, State University of New York, New York City, 1964.
Professor School Health Sciences Hunter College, New York City, since 1970. Partner Biotechnology Review Associates, since 1982. President Hemazyme, Inc.
(now Zymequest, Inc.), 1987-1992, also board directors. Vice president Profile Diagnostic Sciences, Incorporated, New York York City, 1988-1989. Advisor International Agritech Resources, New York City, 1988-1991.
President board governors Quiogue (New York ) Association, since 1993, member executive planning group, since 1994. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science.
Married Maurice Carl Carter, November 1, 1953. Children: Adam Curtis, Kenneth Russell, Ilise Stephanie.