Party affiliation: Republican
Instructor political science Princeton, 1933-1936, assistant professor, 1936-1942, associate professor, 1942-1948. Executive director New Jersey Civil Service Commission, Trenton, 1948-1950. Executive secretary to governor New Jersey, Trenton, 1951.
Assistant to director personnel and community relations International Shoe Company, St. Louis, 1952-1953. Principal, director Ashton Dunn Associates, New York City, 1955-1959. Founder, chairman Paul Stafford Associates, Ltd.
(Management Cons.), New York City, Chicago and Washington, from 1959.