Assistant to executive Cleveland Urban League, summer 1922. Teacher Lincoln High School, Kansas City, Missoury, 1922-1925. Social case work, Public Welfare Administration, 1926-1936.
Instructor, assistant charge div. social work Howard U., 1937-1942, acting director, assistant professor, 1943-1945, associate professor, dean School Social Work, 1945-1951, professor, dean 1951-1983. Visiting professor U. College West Indies, Jamaica, 1960-1961.
Member advisory council nat. orgns. planning White House Conference on Children and Youth, 1950, chairman work group on minorities, 1960. Member Council Social Work Education (council delegations 1952), National Association Social Workers, National Conference Social Welfare (Chairman of Commission social research and social studies.