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Degrees and
Graduate Training

Academic
Employment

Honorarium

Industrial
Employment

Waterfront
Employment

Local 10
Employment

Volunteer
Union
Activities

Military
Service

 

 

 

Degrees and Graduate Training

B.A. - political Science
University of Michigan
June 1952 -- with "High Distinction and Honors"

Graduate Study - Political Science
University of Michigan - 1952 to 1954

Graduate Study - Political Science
University of California - Berkeley - 1956 to 1963

Graduate Study - Political Science
University of California - Irvine - AC 1968 - 1969

Ph. D. - Political Science - University of California - Irvine - 1970
Dissertation: Toward a General Theory of Organization Life

Honor Societies

Phi Beta Kappa
University of Michigan
1952

Phi Kappa Phi
University of Michigan
1952

Phi Sigma Alpha (political Science)
University of Michigan
1951

Fellowships

E.F. Conely Scholar in Government
University of Michigan
Horace Rackham School of graduate Studies
1953 and 1954

Resident Fellowship
Harvard University
1958-1959 (refused)

Graduate Fellowship
University of California - Irvine
1968-1969

 

Academic Employment

Teaching

Political Science 181 - 182
History of Political Theory
University of Michigan - Teaching Assistant - 1952 and 1953

Political Science 1
American Government
University of California - Berkeley - Teaching Assistant - 1957/1958

Political Science 118 - 119
History of Political Theory
University of California - Berkeley - Teaching Assistant 1958 and 1959

Summer Seminar - 1983
"Work and Community"
Deep Springs College -- Deep Springs, CA

Research

Bureau of Governmental Studies
University of California - Berkeley
Research Assistant - 1960 and 1961

Center for the Study of Law and Society
University of California - Berkeley
Research Assistant - 1962 and 1963

Institute for the Study of Social Change
University of California Berkeley
Research Associate - Consultant - 1978 to 1980

 

Honorarium

Seminar Presentations

Conference Presentations

Readings - from published fiction

The Five Colleges Guest Lecture Program -- May 1982: Smith, Amherst, Hampshire, Holyoke, U. Mass. - Amherst

 

Industrial Employment

During World War II and High School: gas station, hardware store, meat cutter (Amalgamated Meatcutters) , brush and timber clearing.
Prior to UM and summers thereafter: Ford River Rouge (UAW Local 600), construction - road and commercial, construction - residential (Laborer's Local), pre-fab steel shop (United Steelworkers' Local), Great Lakes ore ships - deck hand and coal passer.

 

Waterfront Employment

Longshoreman
ILWU -- Local 10 -- San Francisco
1963-1968, 1970-1972, 1975-1976, 1979, 1982.

Ship Clerk
ILWU -- Local 34 -- San Francisco
1983-1988

May, 1988: on-the-job disability injury / April, 1991 - retired

 

Local 10 Employment

Note: The constitution of Local 10 has a "back-to-the-bench" provision which prohibits a member who has held oa full-time and paid office for two successive one year terms from running again for any such office prior to a year "back-at-the-bench" -- which is to say, on the ships and on the docks to gain a livelihood.

Relief Business Agent - e.g., weekends and vacations -- 1972
Business Agent -- 1973 and 1974
ILWU Northern California District Council -- 1973 and 1974
ILWU Caucus and Convention Delegate -- 1973 and 1974
ILWU Coastwide Negotiationg Committee -- 1973
ILWU Caucus and Convention Delegate -- 1975 and 1976
Northern California Area Labor Relations -- 1975
Secretary-Treasurer -- 1977 and 1978
ILWU Caucus and Convention Delegate -- 1977 and 1978
Secretary-Treasurer -- 1980 and 1981
ILWU Caucus and Convention Delegate -- 1980 and 1981

 

Volunteer Union Activities

1948 to 1954 -- Meatcutters - Laborers - UAW

...from baseball to union-sponsored community college courses ... from leaflets to pickets...rallies to parades...boycotts to banquets

Local 10

Gang Steward -- 1967 - 1971
Stewards Council Chairperson -- 1969 - 1970
Stewards Council Bulletin -- 1969-1970
Stewards Council Workships - Chairperson -- 1969 - 1971
Executive Board -- 1971-1975, 1977-1981

 

Military Service

U.S. Army - 1954/1955 (rank at discharge - PFC)

 

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