Oral History Center - UC Berkeley Library

Earl F. Cheit: Professor, Vice Chancellor, Dean, Vice President, etc., 1957-2002

Interviewee(s):
Cheit, Earl F.
Interviewer(s):
LaBerge, Germaine
Title:
Earl F. Cheit: Professor, Vice Chancellor, Dean, Vice President, etc., 1957-2002
Abstract:
Family background and childhood in North Dakota; University of Minnesota, 1945-1954, B.S.L., J.D., Ph. D; professor of economics, St. Louis University, 1955-57; University of California, Berkeley: Institute of Industrial Relations; Schools of Commerce, Industry, and Labor, School of Education; executive vice chancellor, 1965-69; thoughts on Free Speech Movement and student unrest, financing of higher education, teaching, philanthropy, Commerce, Industry, and Labor ethics; research and consultation for Ford Foundation, Carnegie Commission on Higher Education, Asia Foundation; boards of directors: Cal Performances, UC Press, CNF, Russell Sage Foundation, and Mills College; reflections on Clark Kerr, Roger Heyns, and Haas family.
Subject area(s):
Education, University of California
Commerce and Industry
Interview date(s):
1999 2001
Project:
Education and University of California - Individual Interviews
Oskicat record:
b11337334
Rights:
Cheit, Earl F. "Earl F. Cheit: Professor, Vice Chancellor, Dean, Vice President, etc., 1957-2002." Interview by Germaine LaBerge in 1999 and 2001. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 2002.