Party affiliation: Republican
Gerald Oscar Dykstra, American educator, lawyer, author. Recipient Distinguished Teaching award University of Michigan Graduate School Business Administration, 1968. Member American Business Law Association (president, 1947-1948), Ohio, Michigan bar associations, Rotary international, Delta Sigma Rho, Beta Gamma Sigma.
Admitted to Ohio bar, 1930. Partner Shaver & Dykstra, Cleveland, 1930-1935. Instructor business law College Commerce, Ohio U., 1936-1938, assistant professor, 1938-1941, associate professor, 1941-1943, professor, 1943-1950.
Professor business law Graduate School Business Administration University of Michigan, from 1950, School Banking, from 1952.
Born March 13, 1906