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School of Labor and Employment Relations University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Ronald J. Peters

Professor Emeritus, School of Labor & Employment Relations

Retired Head, Labor Education Program

249 LER Building,  504 E. Armory Avenue, Champaign, IL 61820


PhD, Education and Continuing Education, Michigan State University, 1976
MS, Comparative Education, Syracuse University, 1965
BS, Social Science, SUNY Buffalo, 1959

Research Interests

Labor relations in health care
Unions and universities
American labor history
Collective bargaining in public employment
Labor education