Bachelor in English, University Utah, 1964. Master of Arts in English, San Franciso State University, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy in Communications, New York University, 1983.
Acting director, program coordinator, master teacher, assistant professor American Language Institute, College Arts and Sciences, New York University, New York City, 1971-1985. Director American Language Institute, School Continuing Education, New York University, 1985-1994. Associate dean division arts, science and humanities School Continuing Education, New York University, since 1994.
Lecturer English language and humanities European division University Maryland, Heidelberg, Germany, 1968-1970. Lecturer English language Jundi Shapour University, Ahwaz, Iran, 1966-1968. Instructor English, College San Mateo, California, 1965.
Consultant communications, language and technical. Consultant Educational Testing Services, Princeton, New Jersey, 1987, T.J. Watson Research Center/IBN, Yorktown Heights, New York, 1984-1985, Cambridge University Press, New York City, Digital Equipment Corporation (Israel), others.
Member Teachers English to Speakers Other Languages, Association International Educators, National Council Teachers English, Compuer Assisted Language Learning Instruction Consortium, National University Continuing Education Association, University and College Intensive English Programs Consortium.
Children: Maya, Willy, Alon.