Member, Advisory Committee to the U.S. Office of Education's national study, Equal
Educational Opportunity (The Coleman Report), 1965-1966.
Member, White House Task Force on Education, 1967.
Member, Advisory Committee, ERIC Informational Retrieval
Center on the Disadvantaged, Yeshiva University, 1967-68.
Member, Board of the Race Relations Information Center, Nashville, TN, 1969-1972.
Member, Research Advisory Committee of the Children's Television Workshop
(Sesame St., Electric Company, etc.), 1970-78.
Member, Emerson Book Award Committee of Phi Beta Kappa, 1971-1973.
Member, Advisory Board of the Harvard Health Careers Summer Program, 1972-1980.
Member, National Task Force on Desegregation Strategies, Education Commission
of the States, 1977-1979.
Member, Board of Trustees, Ella Lyman Cabot Trust, Boston, MA, 1978-80.
Member, Advisory Board of the Women and Social Change Project, Smith College,
Chair, Allport Prize Committee of the Society for the Psychological Study of Social
Issues, 1979-80, 1997-1998.
Member (1981-82) and Chair (1982-83), the Universitywide Faculty Senate Committee
on Affirmative Action, The University of California, 1981-1983.
Adjunct Fellow, The Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies, Washington, DC,
Member, Selection Panel, Rockefeller Research Fellowship
Program for Minority-Group Scholars, 1983-87.
Member, Publications Committee of the Society for the Study of Social Problems,
Member, Committee on the Status of Black Americans, National Research Council
of the National Academy of Sciences, Washington, DC, 1985-1989.
Member, Advisory Board of the Women's Studies Program, Princeton University,
Member, Panel of Experts, Common Destiny Alliance, 1992-2010.
Member, German Government Scientific Advisory Committee on Intercultural
Conflicts and Social Integration, 2003-2007.
Consulting: Social Science Consultant to the U.S. Office of Education (1966-68); and U.S.
Commission on Civil Rights (1966-71).
State Educational Departments: California, Iowa, Massachusetts, Minnesota, South
Carolina, Virginia & Washington.
Public School Systems: Arlington County, VA, Chattanooga, TN, Chicago, IL, Denver,
CO, Detroit, MI, Glendale, AZ, Los Angeles, CA, Minneapolis, MN, New York, NY,
Norfolk, VA, Philadelphia, PA, Pittsburgh, PA, Pontiac, MI, Richmond, VA,
San Diego, CA, Santa Clara County, CA, Shaker Heights, OH.
Various Organizations - e.g., Abt Associates (Cambridge, MA); California Energy
Commission (Sacramento, CA); California Public Utilities Commission (San Francisco, CA); Coca-Cola Inc. (Houston, TX); Education Commission of the
States (Denver, CO); Educational Testing Service (Princeton, NJ); A. D. Little (Cambridge, MA); Rand Corp. (Santa Monica, CA); System Development Corp. (Santa Monica, CA); and Manpower Demonstration Research Corp. (New York, NY).