Associate Professor of Biology at University of Puget Sound. Before that Assistant Professor in the Biology Department at Occidental College and between 1998-2002 Co-chair (with Dr. C. Craney in Chemistry) of the interdepartmental Biochemistry Program at Occidental College. Author of a few novels and short stories, all in collaboration with Gregory Benford.
Space Opera stories
- The Trojan Cat (with Gregory Benford, short story published in Man-Kzin Wars VI) (1994)
- A Darker Geometry (with Gregory Benford (short story published in Man-Kzin Wars VII, 1995) (expanded to novel in 1996)