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Gary Jerome Robertson

Gary Jerome Robertson, American publishing executive. National Defense Education Act fellow, Columbia University, 1961. Fellow American Psychological Association (Distinguished Service award Division 5, 1990); member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Counseling Association, National Council on Measurement in Education, American Educational Research Association.

Background

  • Robertson, Gary Jerome was born on April 4, 1938 in Mattoon, Illinois, United States. Son of James Monroe and Eleanor Nadine (Brick) Robertson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Eastern Illinois University, 1961. Master of Arts, Columbia University, New York City, 1962. Doctor of Philosophy, Columbia University, New York City, 1967.

      Master of Business Administration, Columbia University, New York City, 1976.

    Career

    • Teacher Oak Park (Illinois) public schools, 1961. Editor Test department Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Incorporated, New York York City, 1964-1966, managing editor, 1966-1970. Director education measurement division The Psychological Corporation, Harcourt Brace & Company, 1970-1976.

      Director test division American Guidance Service, Circle Pines, Minnesota, 1976-1990, vice president, since 1990. Consultant in field.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals, chapters to books.

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Fellow American Psychological Association (Distinguished Service award Division 5, 1990). Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Counseling Association, National Council on Measurement in Education, American Educational Research Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading, swimming, racquetball.

    Connections

    • Married Librada Carino, July 6, 1974.
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    • 1961
      Eastern Illinois University
    • 1962
      Columbia University
    • 1967
      Columbia University
    • 1976
      Columbia University
    • 1961
      Teacher, Oak Park (Illinois) public schools
    • 1964 - 1966
      editor Test department Harcourt Brace Jovanovich
    • 1966 - 1970
      editor Test department Harcourt Brace Jovanovich
    • 1970 - 1976
      director, education measurement division The Psychological Corporation
    • 1976 - 1990
      director, test division American Guidance Service
      Circle Pines, Minnesota, United States
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