Professor of Management, Pennsylvania State University. Former Dean and Chancellor, Pennsylvania State University. Former Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense (Civilian Personnel Policy); member, Bilateral Defense Commissions with Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Portugal. Former positions with the University of Rhode Island: Associate Professor of Management; Director, Research Center in Business and Economics; Principal Investigator, RI 2000 Labor Market Research Projects. Numerous boards and governmental commissions. Former Adjunct Faculty and Director, Ford Foundation Project on Employer Benefits and the Future of the Social Protection Program, Brandeis University; Rhode Island Research Associate, Nonprofit Sector Project, the Urban Institute; Executive Director, Rhode Island State Council on the Arts.