Harold Wood Bailey, American educator. Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science; member American Mathematics Society, Mathematics Association American, American College Personnel Association, Council of Guidance and Personnel Assns. (treasurer 1948-1950), Phi Eta Sigma. Pi Kappa Delta, Pi Mu Epsilon.
Instructor mathematics Ottawa U. 1921-1922. Assistant mathematics University of Illinois, 1922-1925, fellow, 1925-1926, instructor, 1926-1928, associate, 1928-1931, assistant professor, 1931-1942, associate professor, 1942-1949, professor 1949-1971, emeritus, 1971-1974, executive secretary department mathematics, 1934-1938, acting director, 1938-1939, director 1939-1946, student counseling bureau, associate dean, liberal arts and science Chicago Undergrad. Division, 1946-1963, assistant vice president, 1963-1966, assistant chancellor, 1966-1967, asso chancellor, 1967-1971.
Visiting lecturer mathematics Virginia Union U., 1971-1974. Curriculum consultant Chicago Board Education, 1937-1939. Civilian educational advisory Army Training Program, 1943-1944.
Treasurer Illinois League for Nursing, 1955-1961.