SUBHASH R. SONNAD
2513 Sangren Hall, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo MI 49008
Phone: (269) 387-5288 (0ffice), (269) 342-1990 (Home); Email: sonnad@wmich.edu


EDUCATION:

Ph.D. Sociology 1971 University of Wisconsin-Madison
(Minor: Agricultural Economics)
MA Philosophy and Sociology 1956 University of Bombay India
LL.B. 1955 University of Bombay India
MA Economics and Political Science 1953 University of Bombay India
BA Economics and Philosophy, Political Science 1950 University of Bombay India

TEACHING AND ADMINISTRATIVE EXPERIENCE:

Professor, Department of Sociology, Western Michigan University, 1994-present
Director, Kercher Center for Social Research, Western Michigan University, 1994-1996
Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, Western Michigan University, 1976-1994
Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, Western Michigan University 1963-1976
Teaching Assistant, University of Wisconsin (Madison) 1961-1962

PUBLICATIONS AND PRINTED REPORTS

“Celibacy, Adult Voluntary (as Deviance).” In The Encyclopedia of Criminology and Deviant Behavior, Edited by Clifton D. Bryant, Taylor & Francis, Inc, 2001.

“Self-fulfilling Prophecy.” In The Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology and Behavioral Sciences, Vol.4, Third Edition, Edited by W. Edward Craighead and Charles B. Nemeroff, John Wiley & Sons, 2001.

“Ethnocentrism.” In The Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology and Behavioral Sciences, Vol.2, Third Edition, Edited by W. Edward Craighead and Charles B. Nemeroff, John Wiley & Sons, 2001.

“Socialization.” In The Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology and Behavioral Sciences, (with Janelle Wilson as main author), Vol.4, Third Edition, Edited by W. Edward Craighead and Charles B. Nemeroff, John Wiley & Sons, 2001.

“Naturalistic Observations.” In The Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology and Behavioral Sciences, Vol.3, Third Edition, Edited by W. Edward Craighead and Charles B. Nemeroff, John Wiley & Sons, 2001.

"Nonparametric Statistics." In Encyclopedia of Sociology, Vol3, Second Edition, Edited by Edgar F. Borgatta, Macmillan Publishing Company, New York, 2000.

“The Role of NGOs and Allied Resources in Addressing the Issue of Crime in the United Sates and Some Implications.” Published In The Proceedings of the Naif Arab Academy For Security Sciences: Conference on Voluntariness and Security in the Arab World,. Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. September 27, 2000.
Also Published in CD-Rom Format

“ An overview of the Role of NGOs and Allied Resources in Addressing the Issues of Crime in the U.S. and Some Implications”. Conference on Voluntariness and Security in the Arab World, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, September 25 –27 2000. Presentation by invitation of the Naif Arab Academy For Security
Sciences, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Book Review of Joseph S. Wholey, Harry P. Hatry, and Kathryn E. Newcomer (eds), 1994, Handbook of Practical Program Evaluation , San Fransisco: Jossey Bass Publishers. Journal of Applied Sociology Vol. 16 No. 1, 1999

"Gender Role Stress." In Concise Encyclopedia of Psychology, Second Edition, (Edited by Raymond J.Corsini and Alan J.Auerbach), John Wiley and Sons, New York 1996. (Original or abridged condensed version of original articles.)

"Naturalistic Observation" In Concise Encyclopedia of Psychology, Second Edition, (Edited by Raymond J.Corsini and Alan J.Auerbach), John Wiley and Sons, New York 1996. (Original or abridged condensed version of original articles.)

"Gender Role Stress." In Encyclopedia of Psychology, Vol. 2, Second Edition, (Edited by Raymond J. Corsini), John Wiley and Sons, New York, 1994.

"Naturalistic Observation." In Encyclopedia of Psychology, Vol. 2, Second Edition, (Edited by Raymond J. Corsini), John Wiley and Sons, New York, 1994.

"An Analysis of the Job Performance and Job Satisfaction Relationship among Nurses in Jordanian Hospitals" (with Diab Al-Badayneh). Humanities and Social Sciences Series, Vol. 9, No. 1, 1993: 29-36.

"Evaluation Research and Social Gerontology." (with Edgar F. Borgatta), Research on Aging, Vol. 14,
No. 2, 1992: 267-280

"Nonparametric Statistics." In Encyclopedia of Sociology, Vol. 3, (Edited by Edgar F. Borgatta and Marie L. Borgatta), Macmillan Publishing Company, New York, 1992.

"A Documentary Film: Killing Us Softly: As a Social Commentary and Analytical Tool" (with Pamela Hayman). Humanity & Society, Vol. 12, No. 3, 1988: 299-302).

"Black South Africans and Native Americans: Convergent and Divergent Patterns of Development" (with Lewis Walker). Chapter in Research on Race and Ethnic Relations, Vol. 5 (edited by Cora B. Marrett), JAI Press, Inc., Greenwich, Connecticut, 1988.

"Cynicism Amongst Military Police Personnel in Western Europe." Justice Quarterly, Vol. 1, No. 3 (September), 1984: 412-436 (with Lloyd Braithwaite).

Technical Report. Research on the Introduction, Use, and Impact of the ThinkAbout Instructional Television Series (Vol. I). Agency for Instructional Television, January 1982 (James R. Sanders, Principal Investigator; Subhash R. Sonnad, Associate Investigator).

Appendices to Technical Report. Research on the Introduction, Use, and Impact of the ThinkAbout Instructional Television Series (Vol. V). Agency for Instructional Television, January 1982 (James R. Sanders, Principal Investigator; Subhash R. Sonnad, Associate Investigator).

Executive Summary. Research on the Introduction, Use, and Impact of the ThinkAbout Instructional Television Series. Agency for Instructional Television, January 1982 (James R. Sanders, Principal Investigator; Subhash R. Sonnad, Associate Investigator).

"Triangulated Investigations: An Approach for Estimating the Prevalence of Heroin Use." International Journal of Addictions, 16, 1, 1981: 97-107 (with William J. Riley and Morton O. Wagenfeld).

"Respondents and Non-Respondents in Survey Research: The Offender Sample." International Journal of Comparative and Applied Criminal Justice, Vol. 3, No. 1 (spring), 1979: 36-42 (with Paul C. Friday).

Articles submitted for Publication and accepted

“Caste” Encyclopedia of Community Expected Publication Date 2003-2004
“Town Gown” Encyclopedia of Community Expected Publication date 2004

Reports: Unpublished

Benefit/Cost Analysis: A prototype for Drug Courts in Michigan (With Jon R. Neill, and David J. Hartmann) February 15, 2002

Title V Delinquency Prevention Program Community /Self Evaluation: Title V Incentive Grant for Local Delinquency Prevention Programs, (with Gayle Rhineberger, Martin R. Hill, Maratha Frohlich) Submitted April 17, 2001

Evaluation of Kalamazoo County Juvenile Drug Treatment Court Program: October1, 1999 – September 30, 2000, ( with Gayle Rhineberger, Martin Hill, Craig Tollini, and Maratha Frohlich ) Submitted March 21, 2001

Evaluation of Kalamazoo County Men’s Substance Abuse Diversion Program, January 1,1997 – December 31, 1998 (With Martin R. Hill, Angela Evans, Gayle Rhineberger, and Tracey Barnett), Submitted August 30, 2000

Evaluation of Kalamazoo County Juvenile Drug Court: October1, 1998 – September 30, 1999, (with Martin R. Hill, Gayle Rhineberger, Jo Anna Fixico) Submitted June 7, 2000

Title V Delinquency Prevention Program Community /Self Evaluation: Title V Incentive Grant for Local Delinquency Prevention Programs, (with Marty Hill, Tracey Barnett, Angela Evans, and Dalene Rix) Submitted March 23, 2000

Evaluation of Kalamazoo County Men’s Substance Abuse Diversion Program: January 1, 1997 – December 31, 1998, (with Martin R. Hill, Anglea R. Evans, Gayle M. Rhineberger, and Tracey Barnett.) Submitted August 30, 2000

Evaluation of Juvenile Drug Court 1998, (with Robert W. Wright III, Jo Anna Fixico, Angela R. Evans, Tracey E. Barnett, Erik Dill, and Marty Hill. Assisted by Dr. Paulina Ruf and Pan Ann Frenette). 1999

Needs Assessment Survey, July 98 for The Edison Neighborhood, 1998 (with Robert W. Wright III, Tracey E. Barnett, Angela Evans, Jan Urbina, Cory Colyer and Edith Fisher.) 1998

Title V Delinquency Prevention Program, Community Self-evaluation: Title V Initiative Grant for Local Delinquency Prevention Program "Communities That Care". 1998 (with Robert W. Wright III, Tracey E. Barnett, Angela Evans, and Edith M. Fisher.) 1999

Kalamazoo Community Prevention Partnership: Closeout Report. 1998 (with Chrysten McNary, Pamela Zeller, Catherine Caldwell, Dennis Rosado Malaret, Janelle Wilson, John Neuhaus, Laura Nichols, Martin hill, Andrew Dove, Shaun McMillan, Jennifer Boyers, Dale Ardovini-Brooker, Robert Wright, Paulina Ruf, and Tracey Barnett.) 1998.

Evaluation of Project FOCUS 1997, (with Shaun McMillan.)

Title V Delinquency Prevention Program, Community Self-Evaluation, 1997 (with Andrew Dove, Tracey Barnett, and Shaun McMillan). 1997

Evaluation of Select Support Services (4S), Western Michigan University, 1997 (with Andrew Dove, Jennifer Boyers, Teresa Carlo, Shaun McMillan, and Leela Shankar). 1997

Evaluation of Gang Prevention Through Targeted Outreach Project, 1997 (with Andrew Dove, Peggy Cafarelli, Shaun McMillan and Martin Hill).1997

Evaluation Report: Allegan County High-Risk Youth Project, 1995 (with Pam Zeller, Martin Hill and Laura Nichols).1996

Program Evaluation: Hope Network Creative Housing Service, Grand Rapids, MI, 1995 (with Martin Hill and Jeanne DeBruyn).1996

Program Evaluation: Hope Network Creative Housing Service, Grand Rapids, MI, First Report, 1995 (with Laura Nichols and assisted by Dianne Robinson). 1995

Community Prevention Partnership Needs Assessment Study, 1993 (with Pam Zeller) 1993.

Interest Rates Charged to Chicago-Based CDCs 1985-1989, January 1990.

Assessment of Economic Development Initiative Program, January 1990 (with Carole Quartz and Zoe Barley).

Policy Documentation and Review: A Glossary, August 1989 (with Zoe Barley and Carole Quartz).

Community Attitudes, Knowledge and Expectations of the Kalamazoo City Police. July 1978. Grant from Kalamazoo City Commission (with Paul C. Friday).

Evaluation of a Pilot Project: Service Programs for Public Inebriates in Michigan, Vol. 1 and Vol. 2. A study conducted for the Office of Substance Abuse Services, Michigan Department of Public Health, October 1977 (with Gregory Blevins).

Evaluation of Riverwood Community Mental Health Center Preschool Treatment Program, September 1977 (with Bianchini, Petro, Koning, Halteman and Van Antwerp).

RESEARCH GRANTS AND CONTRACTS:

Juvenile Drug Court Program. Federal grant administered through the State, subcontract with Kalamazoo County. $20,000. 1999.

Title V Delinquency Prevention Program: Communities That Care, State Grant, subcontract with the City of Kalamazoo. $7,700. 1999

Juvenile Drug Court Program. Federal grant administered through the State, subcontract with Kalamazoo County. $20,000. 1998.

Title V Delinquency Prevention Program: Communities That Care, State Grant, subcontract with the City of Kalamazoo. $7,700. 1998.

Substance Abuse Diversion Program. Federal Grant, subcontract through Kalamazoo County. $98,200. 1997-1998.

Title V Delinquency Prevention Program: Communities That Care, State Grant, subcontract with the City of Kalamazoo. $7,700. 1997.

Juvenile Drug Court Program. Federal grant administered through the State, subcontract with Kalamazoo County. $15,000. 1997.

Edison Neighborhood Survey. Grant by the City Subcontract with Edison Neighborhood association. $2500. 1997.

Community Prevention Partnership, subcontract with Prevention Works, Inc. $2,700. 1997.

Select Services Support Services. Mathematics and Sciences Project. $2,880. 1997.

Project FOCUS. $2,857. 1997.

Title V Delinquency Prevention Program: Communities That Care, State Grant, subcontract with the City of Kalamazoo. $7,700. 1996.

Gang Prevention Through Targeted Outreach. State Grant, Subcontract from Prevention Works. $2,000. 1996-1997.

Kalamazoo Recycling Survey. City of Kalamazoo Grant. $7,297. 1996.

Battle Creek Public Works Citizens Survey. City of Battle Creek Grant. $7,831. 1996.

Evaluation of Juvenile Home Training Modules. Kalamazoo County Juvenile Home. $1,000. 1996.

Youth and Violence in the City of Kalamazoo, The State of Michigan and the U.S. City of Kalamazoo. $2,000. 1995-1996.

Prevention Works, Inc. Grant. Federal Grant, Subcontract from HSD. $29,302. 1995-1996.

"In Touch" Open Doors in Michigan. State Grant, Subcontract from Family Institute. $8,000. 1995-1996.

Evaluation of a Creative Housing Service Program. Kellogg Grant, Subcontract from Hope Network, Grand Rapids. $3,500. 1995-1996.

Evaluation of a Creative Housing Service Program. Kellogg Grant, Subcontract from Hope Network, Grand Rapids. $3,500. 1994-1995.

Allegan County High Risk Youth Project Information. State Grant, Subcontract from Allegan Substance Abuse Agency, Inc. $3,300. 1994-1995.

Community Prevention Partnership Grant. Federal Grant, Subcontract from HSD. $37,860. 1994-1995.

Community Prevention Partnership Grant. Federal Grant, Subcontract from HSD. $50,000. 1993-1994.

Community Prevention Partnership Grant. Prevention of Substance Abuse, Needs Assessment Study, Kalamazoo County 1993. Federal Grant, Subcontract from HSD. $45,000. 1993.

Community Prevention Partnership Grant. Federal Grant, Subcontract from HSD. $31,000. 1992-1993.

Community Prevention Partnership Grant. Federal Grant, Subcontract from HSD. $36,000. 1991-1992.

Fund for Community Development Program. MacArthur Foundation. The Evaluation Center. $1.2 million. 1987-1989 (project duration 1995). Participated in writing proposal and was Research Director for Task II.

Agency for Instructional Television. The Evaluation Center. $250,000. 1981-82. Associate Investigator. (Did not participate in writing the proposal. Principal Investigator was Dr. James Sanders. )

Kalamazoo Police: City of Kalamazoo. Department of Sociology. $400. 1979.

Evaluation of a Pilot Project for Public Inebriates in Michigan. State of Michigan. Department of Sociology. $69,000. 1976-77.

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES:

Principal Investigator: Title V Delinquency Prevention Program. (Funded Project). 1996- 2000.

Principal Investigator: Juvenile Drug Court program. (Funded Project). 1997-2000.

Principal Investigator: Kalamazoo County Men’s Substance Abuse Diversion Program. (Funded Project). 1997-1998.

Principal Investigator: Edison Neighborhood Survey. (Funded Project). 1997-1998.

Principal Investigator: Evaluation of Select Service Support Services (4S). (Funded Project). 1997.

Principal Investigator: Gang Prevention Through Targeted Outreach. (Funded Project). 1996.

Principal Investigator: Battle Creek Public Works Citizens Survey. (Funded Project). 1996.

Principal Investigator: Kalamazoo Recycling Survey. (Funded Project). 1996.

Principal Investigator: Juvenile Home Training Modules. (Funded Project). 1996.

Principal Investigator: "In Touch". (Funded Project). 1996.

Principal Investigator: International Mentoring Association. (Funded Project). 1996.

Principal Investigator: Project FOCUS. (Funded Project). 1996

Principal Investigator: Community Prevention Partnership Project for Kalamazoo County. (Funded Project). 1991-1996.

Principal Investigator: Allegan County High-Risk Youth Project. (Funded Project). 1994-1995.

Principal Investigator: Hope Network Creative Housing Service. (Funded Project). 1993-1995.

Principal Investigator: Community Prevention Partnership Study-Substance
Abuse Prevention, Kalamazoo County. (Funded Project). 1993.

Director of Task II and Traveling Observer: Evaluation of the MacArthur Foundation Fund for Community Development. (Funded Project with Daniel Stufflebeam as Principal Investigator). 1987-1989.

Investigator: Life Services System Project for the State of Michigan, Department of Education. (Funded Project with Lyke Thompson as Principal Investigator). 1983-1984.

Investigator: Research project on ThinkAbout, produced by the Agency for Instructional Television, involving U.S. and Canada. (Funded Project with James Sanders as Principal Investigator). Volumes I, II, III, IV, V and Executive Summary. 1979-1981.

Supervisor: Evaluation of Services Provided Under Title III of the Older Americans Act - 1965 as Amended in Region III of the State of Michigan. (funded class project in Evaluation Research). 1977-1978.

Director: Evaluation of Riverwood Community Mental Health Center Preschool Treatment Program. (Funded Project). 1976-1977.

Director: Evaluation of a Pilot Project for Public Inebriates in Michigan. (Funded Project). 1976-1977.

Principal Investigator: IMPAC - Kalamazoo Countywide Improved Lower Court Program Evaluation. (Funded Research: Co-Principal Investigators: Friday, Walker, Braithwaite and Petersen). February 1976 - October 1976.

Director: Evaluation of SPADA Program at Western Michigan University (with SPADA graduate students). 1974.

Director: Survey Research conducted in Kalamazoo for the Upjohn Institute for Employment Research. 1970.

PARTICIPATION AT PROFESSIONAL MEETINGS:

“Researching for the Man: Fordist Applied Research in the Era of the Five-Dollar-Day(s)” Presented at the Applied Sociology Meetings, Sacramento CA. June 17, 2002 (Authors: georgios P. Loizides and Subhash Sonnad)

“Substance Abuse Diversion Program For Women Offenders Only: A Benefit Cost Analysis of Programmatic Aspects” Presented at the American Society of Criminology, 51st Annual Meeting,
Toronto, Nov 1999. ( Authors: Subhash R. Sonnad and Dale Ardovini Broker)

Presenter: ”Constructing and Teaching a Course in Applied sociology—Session II” 17th Annual Meeting of the Society for Applied Sociology, October 1999, Dallas.

“Issues and problems in Summarizing Youth Surveys Conducted over a period of Time” (Authors: Angela Evans and Subhash Sonnad). The 17th Annual Meeting of the Society for Applied Sociology October 1999, Dallas.

“Continuity, Collaboration, and Communication on Multiple Longitudinal Projects”, (Authors: Subhash Sonnad, Angela Evans, Jo Anna Fixico and Tracey Barnett” The 17th Annual Meeting of the Society for Applied Sociology, October 1999, Dallas.

Organizer: Session on Methodological Considerations in Applied Research. The 17th Annual Meeting of the Society for Applied Sociology, October 1999, Dallas.

"WWW as a Victimological Chronicle of a War." Presented at the 9th International Symposium on Victimology, Amsterdam, August 1997.

"Substance Abuse Diversion Program for Women Offenders Only: A Benefit/Cost Analysis." Presented at the American Society of Criminology, 47th Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, November, 1995. (Authors: Subhash Sonnad, Tammy D'Agostino Woodhams and Barbara Johnston)

"Comparative Perspectives on White Collar Crime in Business and Bureaucratic Crime in Government." Presented at the American Society of Criminology, 47th Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, November 1995.

"Community Resource Mapping." Paper presented at International Evaluation Conference 1995, Vancouver, Canada, November 1995. (Authors: Subhash Sonnad, Laura Nichols, Jassim Nasr, Peter Meyers and Joann Gu)

"Cluster Evaluation Design and Meta-analytical Technique." Paper presented at International Evaluation Conference 1995, Vancouver, Canada, November 1995. (Authors: Subhash Sonnad and Joann Gu)

"Telephone Interview Studies and Issues of the Marginal and Poor." Paper presented at the Society for Applied Sociology, 1995 Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, October 1995. (Authors: Dennis Malaret, Pam Zeller, and Subhash Sonnad)

"Community Issues Involving Prevention: Multi-Cultural Perspectives and Implications for Social Programs." Paper presented at the Society for Applied Sociology, 1995 Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, October 1995. (Authors: Pam Zeller, Dennis Malaret, Laura Nichols and Subhash Sonnad)

"Issues and Perspectives on Society's Responsibility for Those Who Can't Make It." Presented at Society for the Study of Social Problems, Washington, DC, August 1995.

"Organizing the Poor: A Comparative Perspective." Presented at Society for the Study of Social Problems, Washington, DC, August 1995. (Authors: Subhash Sonnad and Laura Nichols)

"Process Evaluation Simplified: A Computerized Approach." Paper presented at National Workshop for Community Partnership Grantees, St. Louis, MO, March 1995. (Authors: Subhash Sonnad, Laura Nichols, Konstantinos Kokkinos, Pam Zeller, Dennis Malaret-Rosado and Jassim Nasr)

"Differences in Social and Policy Responses to Mothers of "Drug Babies." Paper presented at the 46th Meeting of the American Society of Criminology, Miami, FL, November 1994. (Authors: Paulette Aubrey and Subhash Sonnad)

"Transition from an International Student to a Faculty Member:Transitions of a Marginal Man," Thematic Session, North Central Sociological Association meetings, Dearborn, MI, April 1991.

Chaired panel on "Topics in Applied Sociology," Annual Meeting of the Michigan Sociological Association, Delta College, University Center Michigan, October 1990.

Discussant, panel on "Multiple Perspectives: Research/Evaluation on Community Development Corporations," Annual Meeting of the American Evaluation Association, Washington, DC, October 1990.

"Incomplete Problem Solving." Paper presented at the Eighth Annual Conference of the Society for Applied Sociology, Cincinnati, October 1990.

Chaired panel on "Housing Issues, Problems and Amelioration Efforts,” Seventh Annual Conference of the Society for Applied Sociology, Denver, October 1989.

"Problems in Generalizability in Applied Sociology." Paper presented at the Sixth Annual Conference of the Society for Applied Sociology, Chicago, 1988.

"History of Applied Sociology." Paper presented at the Fifth Annual Conference of Society for Applied Sociology, Lexington, Kentucky, 1987.

"Personnel Evaluation: General Criteria." Paper presented at the Fifth Annual Conference of Society for Applied Sociology, Lexington, Kentucky, 1987. (Authors: Daniel Stufflebeam and Subhash Sonnad)

"Issues in Teaching Applied Sociology." Panelist at Fourth Annual Conference of Society for Applied Sociology, Terra Haute, Indiana, September 1986.

"Two Systems of Law: Public vs. Domestic Spheres of Law Pertaining to Women in India." Paper presented at the Second International Interdisciplinary Congress on Women, Groningen, The Netherlands, April 1984.

"The Professional Roles of an Evaluator: A Case Study of ThinkAbout." Paper presented at the First National Conference of Society for Applied Sociology, Kent, Ohio, October 1983.

"Black South Africans and Native Americans: Convergent and Divergent Patterns of Development." Paper presented at the Midwest Sociological Association meetings in Chicago, Illinois, 1983. (Authors: Lewis Walker, Subhash Sonnad and John Lee)

"Consociationalism in South Africa: Issues of Race in a Plural Society." Paper presented at the Midwest Sociological Association meetings in Chicago, Illinois, 1983. (Authors: Lewis Walker and Subhash Sonnad)

"Legal Models of Evaluation." Paper presented by invitation to the Evaluation Model Synthesis Meetings hosted by Phi Delta Kappa, Kansas City, Missouri, July 1980.

"Cynicism Amongst American Military Police Personnel in Western Europe."
Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Criminology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, November 1979. (Authors: Lloyd Braithwaite and Subhash Sonnad)

"Respondents and Non-Respondents in Survey Research: The Offender Sample." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Society of Criminology, Atlanta, Georgia, November 1977. (Authors: Paul Friday and Subhash Sonnad)

"The Need for Hybrid Evaluation Models in Multi-Module Criminal Justice Projects." Paper presented at the National Conference on Criminal Justice Evaluation, Washington, D.C., February 1977. (Authors: Subhash Sonnad and Paul Friday)

"Unemployment and Working Class Consciousness." Paper presented at the American Sociological Association Annual Meeting, 1976. (Authors: Richard Ropers, Steven Koning and Subhash Sonnad)

"Sociological Perspectives on Preferential Admission and Affirmative Action." Paper presented at the Michigan Sociological Society meeting, November 1974. (Authors: Subhash Sonnad and Paul Dorsey)

CONSULTATION ACTIVITIES:

Consultant: Juvenile Delinquency Court Planning Program, Kalamazoo, 1997.

Consultant: Department of Education, State of Iowa.
Productivity Research. 1990

Consultant: Client Satisfaction Survey for Senior Services.
(Funded class project in Evaluation Research). 1975

Consultant: Evaluation of the Counter-Loneliness Program, Division of Senior Services
(Funded class project in Evaluation Research). 1975

Consultant: Needs of the Aging in Region I - V. 1973-1974

Consultant: Health Need Survey of Calhoun County. 1973

Consultant: Urban Community as Laboratory. 1972

Consultant: Upjohn Institute for Employment Research.
National study on unemployment and automation. 1970

OTHER PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES:

Awards and Fellowship Committee of the Graduate College 2000 - Present

The Grade and Program Dismissal Appeals committee At WMU 2000 - Present

Faculty Senator at large, 1998- Present

Faculty Senator, Department 1973-1975; 1988-1990; 1991-97

Budget and Finance Committee, 1981-1984.

Affirmative Action Departmental Representative, Western Michigan University, 1973-1976.

Associate Director, Center for Sociological Research, 1973-1977.

University Advisory Committee on Computers (by invitation), 1969.

Data Bank Committee of the Center for Sociological Research, 1968-1970.

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS:

Society for Applied Sociology

COMMUNITY SERVICE:

Volunteer, Parent-Aid, 1983-84

Member, Kalamazoo Red-Lining Committee, 1977

Volunteer, January House, Veterans Administration Hospital, Battle Creek,
Michigan, September-December, 1975.

Greater Kalamazoo Metropolitan Data Bank Committee (involving City, County, Kalamazoo College, Greater Kalamazoo United Way, and Western Michigan University), 1973-77

Member Kalamazoo Coalition for Youth Violence Prevention: Balanced and Restorative Justice Committee, 2001


 

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