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public policy consultant , researcher , writer

Barbara Lerner, American Public policy consultant, researcher, writer. Bar: Illinois 1977. Recipient Certified of Appreciation award for outstanding service unites states department Education, 1985. President nominee unites states department Education, Washington, 1986; member of advisory committee United States Commission Civil Rights, New Jersey, 1985-1987. Member Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi.

Background

Lerner, Barbara was born on March 31, 1935 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Jacob Israel and Mary (Turen) Lerner.

Education

Bachelor with honors, University of Illinois, 1956;Master of Arts, University of Chicago, 1961;Doctor of Philosophy, University of Chicago, 1965;Juris Doctor, University of Chicago, 1977.

Career

Intern, University of Chicago Hospital and Clinic, 1962-1963;instructor College Medicine, University of Illinois, 1963-1964;clinical psychologist, Illinois Mental Health Center, Chicago, 1965-1968;associate professor, Ohio U., Athens, 1968-1970;private practice clinical psychologist, Chicago, 1970-1978;associate professor, Roosevelt University, Chicago, 1972-1974;study director, National Academy Sciences, Washington, 1977-1978;president, Lerner Associations, Princeton, New Jersey, 1981-1996;president, Lerner Associations, Chicago, since 1997. Visiting scholar Ednl. Testing Svc., Princeton, 1978-1979, senior research scientist, 1980-1981.

Expert witness federal courts Debra P. versus Turlington, Tampa, Florida, Marshall versus Georgia, 1983. Visiting professor University Texas, Austin, 1989.

Achievements

  • Bar: Illinois 1977.

Works

Membership

President nominee unites states department Education, Washington, 1986. Member of advisory committee United States Commission Civil Rights, New Jersey, 1985-1987. Member Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: gardening.

Connections

father:
Jacob Israel Lerner

mother:
Mary (Turen) Lerner