Professional and Other Biography

Gerald Strom
Superannuated Gentleman (i.e, retired on  a pension)

Professor Emeritus

    Department of Political Science
    University of Illinois at Chicago

Professional Activities

     Major Professional Publications

         The Logic of Lawmaking , Johns Hopkins University press

         Corrupt Politicians and their Electoral Support, American Political Science Review

        A Revised Theory of Winning in House-Senate Conference American Political Science Review

Other Professional  Activities

       Electoral Consultant , NBC News (1980-1994)

       Fulbright Scholar, Indonesia (1990-1991)

       USIA AmPart Lecturer: New Zealand, Philippines, Taiwan, Indonesia, China, Singapore

       Chair: Faculty Senate Executive Committee

       Chair, University Senates Conference

Travel Author

      20 Great BWCA Trips (2011), (with Van Jordahl); 

            Adventure Publications ; available from Amazon,

            Midwest Regional Barnes and Noble

    Following the Voyageurs: A First Boundary Waters Expedition,

            available from Amazon in paper and Kindle

Photography Portfolios

    Portfolio of DuPage (Illinois) Streams in Winter

    Portfolio of The People of East Timor

    Forgotten Dreams (Abandoned Farmhouses; Dawson Minnesota)

Other Photographs

     Boundary Water Trips and Friends

     Family Pictures