I emigrated from Northern Ireland with my parents in 1951, grew up first in a suburb of Columbus, Ohio, then moved to Glenview, Illinois in 1957 where I completed junior high school and then high school (1962), Glenbrook H.S., now Glenbrook North H.S. After high school I earned a bachelor's degree with a major in biology and a minor in chemistry from Indiana State U. I then earned an M.S. from the University of Iowa's Zoology Department, a department now subsumed under Biology. At the mast... [more]
I have a Master's degree in Zoology.