Professor at Brown, the Claremont Colleges, and SUNY/Buffalo and Dean of the Colleges at SUNY/Buffalo. General Secretary of the American Association of University Professors. Founder of the Council for Liberal Learning of the Association of American Colleges. President of The Knowledge Company. Immigration lawyer and higher education policy consultant. Helped to create a land-use planning advocacy organization to protect the beautiful countryside in Northern Baltimore County, the largest concentration of agricultural land in the Mid-Atlantic.