The Federal Government will Become America's Model Employer for the 21st Century.
Recruit, Retain and Honor a World-Class Workforce to Serve the American People.
Human Resources and Security Specialists should use this tool to determine the correct investigation level for any covered position within the U.S. Federal Government.
OPM’s Human Resources Solutions organization can help your agency answer this critically important question.
Developing senior leaders in the U.S. Government through Leadership for a Democratic Society, Custom Programs and Interagency Courses.
Visit this federal site to search for our regulatory notices, proposed and final rules.
See the latest tweets on our Twitter feed, like our Facebook pages, watch our YouTube videos, and page through our Flickr photos.
Born Elgin, Nebraska, May 31, 1923. A.B., Whitman College, 1947; M.P.A., Wayne University, 1949; M.P.A. and Ph. D., Harvard University, 1950, 1952; research scholar, London School of Economics, 1950-1951.
Teaching Fellow and Assistant Director of the Summer School, Harvard University, 1950 to 1955; Professor and Chairman, Political Science Department, Hofstra University, 1955 to 1960; Professor of Political Science and Public Administration and Director of the Metropolitan Studies Program, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University, 1961-1968. Dean, Maxwell School, 1969 until January 1977; Dean, Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, University of Texas, February 1, 1977-
Federal Government service: Member, Advisory Committee to the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, 1967-1968; Member HEW's Urban Education Task Force, 1969-1970; Consultant, Division of Research Applied to National Needs, National Science Foundation, 1973-1974; Consultant, National Institute of Education on Research and Development Funding Policies of the Institute, 1975; Consultant, Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations, 1969-1977.
New York State service: Co-Chairman, Governor's Comptroller Accounting Improvement- Committee, 1960,1961; Deputy Comptroller for Administration and Research, 1960-1961; Chairman, State Democratic Platform Committee, 1962; Member, Temporary State Commission on the Revision and Simplification of the Constitution, 1965-1966; Member, Senator Robert Kennedy's Military Academy Selection Board, 1965-1968; Member, State Advisory Council on Continuing Higher Education, 1966-1968; Elected Delegate-at-Large to the New York State Constitutional Convention and Chairman of the Convention Committee on Home Rule and Local Government, 1967; Member, Herbert H. Lehman Fellowship Committee of the State Education Department, 1967-1968; Member, State Council of Economic Advisors, 1970 to 1974.
Nominated by President Carter to be a Civil Service Commissioner, April 5, 1977.Confirmed by Senate, May 5, 1977.
Honors, awards (partial list):