Party affiliation: Democrat
Russian language tutor Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, 1985-1989. Research associate Institute of Oriental Sudies of Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia, 1991. Pastoral counselor intern McLean Hospital, Belmont, Massachusetts, 1992-1993.
Research associate, assistant to director Center for Psychology and Social Change, Cambridge, 1993-1995. Research assistant Harvard Program in Refugee Trauma, since 1995.
Denomination: Society of Friends