James Anderson Gathings, American educator. Recipient Lindbach award inspirational teaching Bucknell U., 1962, Burma-Bucknell Bowl for contribution to international understanding, Bucknell U., 1968. Member American Political Science Association, American Society International Law, Pennsylvania Political Science and Public Administration Association (president 1948-1950), Pi Sigma Alpha, Omicron Delta Kappa.
March 1962); 1 daughter, Elizabeth Jane (Mistress David S. Snook). Principal Simpsonville (South Carolina.) High School, 1925-1927, superintendent schools, 1927-1929. Assistant professor political science Texas Christian U., 1931-1932.
Faculty Bucknell U., 1932-1976, professor political science, 1946-1971, emeritus, 1971-1976, department chairman 1947-1969. Technical adviser Pennsylvania Unemployment Compensation Board Review, 1938.
Born September 10, 1900