J. Milton Yinger – Biographical Information

J. Milton Yinger – Biographical Information


B.A., DePauw University, 1937

M.A., Louisiana State University, 1939

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, 1943

Career Highlights

Professor of Sociology and Anthropology, Oberlin College, 1947-1987

Associate Editorships:

Social Problems, 1957-1960

American Sociological Review, 1959-1962

Journal of Conflict Resolution, 1964-

Rector Scholar Distinguished Alumnus Award, DePauw University, 1952

Anisfield-Wolf Award in Race Relations for best scholarly work on race relations, with George E. Simpson, for Racial and Cultural Minorities, 1959

Guggenheim Fellow, 1968-1969

Senior Specialist, East-West Center, University of Hawaii, 1968-1969

American Sociological Association:

Council and Executive Committee, 1965-1968

Secretary, 1971-1974

President, 1976-1977

National Science Foundation Program, Visiting Lecturer, 1965, 1966

Fellow, National Endowment for the Humanities, 1976-1977

Fellow, Clare Hall, Cambridge University, 1976 to present

Doctor of Humane Letters, DePauw University, 1982

Doctor of Humane Letters, Syracuse University, 1996