EducationB.F.A., Washington University, St. Louis, 1959 (Painting and Stone Sculpture)
M.A., Washington University, St. Louis, 1968 (Art History)
Ed.D., Ball State University, 1985 (Art History)
M.A., Ball State University, 1985 (Philosophy)
ABD, The Ohio State University, 1985-92 (Philosophy).
Academic interestsAnalytic philosophy, C.S. Peirce, Michael Polanyi, logic, epistemology, philosophy of art
TeachingFrequently taught courses: Introduction to Philosophy (P110), Ethics (P120), Logic (P162), Philosophy of Art (P367).
AwardsNelson D. Rockefeller Foundation Grant, Artist-in-residence (stone sculpture), 1976,
Who's Who Among America's Teachers, 2003
Who's Who Among America's Teachers, 2005
Who's Who Among America's Teachers, 2007
IUPUI Trustees Teaching Award, 2007.
PublicationsArticles in Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism, Review of Research in Art Education, Working Papers in Art Education, The Polish Review, Dictionary of American Philosophers.
ServiceMember, Admissions Committee, Philosophy MA Program