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"The ABCs of Consultants: Do Your Homework Before the Hired Help Arrives," Private School Business (July/August 2003), pp. 20–24.

"Assessing the Performance of Presidents and Boards," Trusteeship (March/April 1999), pp. 34–35.

"Changing Dreams for Independent Education," NAIS Leadership Forum, Fall 1997.

"Describe a Clear Vision," in "Roadblocks on the Road to Diversity," AGB Trusteeship (May/June 2002), pp. 13–18.

Essentials of Presidential Search, AGB Board Basics: Board Leadership (Washington, DC: Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges, 1998).

Guidelines for Selecting a Presidential Search Consultant and Directory of Search Consulting Firms (Washington, DC: Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges, Third Edition, 2002).

"Planning for Change: Science Centers: Realities and Responses," with Charles H. Trautmann, Newsletter of the Association of Science-Technology Centers, Inc. (Volume 25, Number 1, January/February 1997).

Presidential and Board Assessment in Higher Education: Purposes, Policies, and Strategies, with Richard T. Ingram (Washington, DC: Association of Governing boards of Universities and Colleges, 2000).

"The Role of the Board in Presidential Transition," in James Martin and James E. Samels, Presidential Transition in Higher Education (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2004).

"Stressed Institutions: The Role of the Board," in James Martin and James E. Samels, eds., Turnaround: Leading Stressed Colleges and Universities to Excellence (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2009).


Auburn University's Agenda: Fieldstone Consulting Report, January 28, 2002 (PDF), Auburn University, Auburn, AL.

Strategic Plan, Saint Mary's College of California, Moraga, CA.

The House of La Trémoille

"The House of La Trémoille, Fifteenth through Eighteenth Centuries: Change and Adaptation in a French Noble Family," The Journal of Modern History (On-Demand Supplement, Abstracts printed in Volume 49, No. 1, March 1977).

"La maison de La Trémoille pendant la Renaissance: Une seigneurie agrandie," La France de la fin du XVe siècle: Renouveau et apogée (Paris: Editions du CNRS; 1985), pp. 197-214.

Royal Policy and Patronage in Renaissance France: The Monarchy and the House of Trémoille (Ph.D. Dissertation, Yale University, 1972)