The Bachelor of Veterinary Science, Punjab University, 1960. Doctor of Philosophy, University Florida, 1968. Master of Business Administration, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia, 1994.
Senior principal research scientist Commonwealth Science and Industrial Research Organization, Sydney, 1991-1994. Head Center for Rural and Environmental Biotechnology, senior lecturer University Southern Queensland, Toowoomba, Australia, since 1994.
Fellow Australian Society Microbiology.
Children: Alusia, Kamini, Rowena.