Thesis: Combustion of Monodisperse Hydrocarbon Fuel Droplet Clouds
Studied painting with Charles Stegeman and Chris Cairns, Haverford , PA (1972-73); studied at the New York Studio School of Painting, Drawing and Sculpture (1973-74); non-matriculated graduate student, Stanford University (1975-77)
1974-75 Management Assistant, GS-9, Energy Research and Development
Administration, and Office of Coal Research, Dept. of Interior, Washington DC
1977-78 Technical Editor, Stanford Energy Report, Stanford Energy Institute,
Direct reports include University of California Berkeley Extension; Summer Sessions, Study Abroad & Lifelong Learning; Educational Technology Services; Student Learning Center; Athletic Study Center and American Cultures. Cognizant Dean of New Initiative Centers which include Berkeley Nanosciences and Nanoengineering Institute (BNNI); Berkeley Center for New Media (BCNM); BLUM Center for Developing Economies; Center for Computational Biology (CCB); Center for Global Metropolitan Studies (CGM) and Haas Institue for a Fair and Inclusive Society (HIFIS). HIFIS has faculty clusters in Disability Studies; Diversity and Democracy; Diversity and Health Disparities; Economic Disparities; LGBTQ Citizenship; Race, Diversity and Educational Policy; and Religious Diversity.
Present Vice Chancellor for Undergraduate Education
Direct reports include University of California Berkeley Extension; Summer Sessions, Study Abroad & Lifelong Learning; Educational Technology Services; Student Learning Center; Athletic Study Center and American Cultures; Berkeley Connect and Berkeley Resource Center for Online Education.
1979-80 Energy Fellowship (DOE), Stanford University
1978 Member, Stanford University Science and Technology Delegation to The People’s Republic of China,
1985 Sigma Xi
1995 -present Wood-Calvert Professor in Engineering, renewed, 2010
Nineteenth Annual Steven Manly Memorial Lecturer, University of California, Santa Barbara
Best Paper Award, Indoor Air Journal 1996-98, International Academy of Indoor Air Sciences (with J. Ten Brinke, S. Selvin, A.T. Hodgson, W. J. Fisk, M. J. Mendel and J.M. Daisey)