Party affiliation: Democrat
Instructor philosophy Carleton College, Northfield, Minnesota, 1933-1935. Assistant professor Earlham College, Richmond, Indiana, 1935-1937, associate professor, 1937-1939. Associate professor of University North Carolina, Greensboro, 1939-1941.
Member of faculty Colby College, Waterville, Maine, 1946, professor, 1952-1972, department chairman philosophy and religion, 1952-1971, professor emeritus, 1972-1974. Visiting professor Unity (Maine) College, 1972-1974. Researcher Columbia, 1941-1942, U. Edinburgh (Scotland), 1954-1955.