Party affiliation: Democrat
Instructor, Cornell College, 1923-1925. Assistant professor Syracuse University, 1925-1927. Associate professor Colgate University, 1927-1928.
Assistant professor of law Syracuse University, 1928-1934, associate professor, 1934-1937, professor since 1937, acting dean, 1942-1946, associate dean, 1946-1952, dean since 1952. Visiting professor New York University, 1950-1952, Chicago U., 1956. Assistant to attorney general as hearing officer under Selective Service Act, 1943-1945, 48-50.