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publishing executive

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, Inc., New York City, 1964-1966;managing editor, Test department Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc., New York City, 1966-1970;director education measurement division, The Psychological Corporation, Harcourt Brace & Company. New York City, 1970-1976;director test division, American Guidance Svc., Circle Pines, Minnesota, 1976-1990;vice president, American Guidance Svc., Circle Pines, Minnesota, since 1990. Consultant in field.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals, chapters to books.

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.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, swimming, racquetball.

Connections

Married Librada Carino, July 6, 1974.

father:
James Monroe Robertson

mother:
Eleanor Nadine (Brick) Robertson

spouse:
Librada Carino