Rogers,, James Gordon was born on December 16, 1944.
Bachelor of Arts in English, University Missouri, 1967. Master of Arts in Art History and Archaeology, University Missouri, 1983. Doctor of Philosophy, University Missouri, 1989.
Assistant professor art history William Woods College, Fulton, Missouri, 1989-1990. Professor art history Savannah College Art & Design, Georgia, 1990-1992, Florida Southern College, Lakeland, Florida, since 1992. Adjunct professor School Architect and Community Design, University São Paolo.
Florida, 1995—2002; consultant Design Center, 1977—1984, chair department art and art history. Director art & art history program Melvin Art Gallery, 1999—2006. Chair division fine, applied and performing arts Florida Southern College, since 2007.
Lecturer in field.
Active National Holocaust Memorial Museum. Past board directors Mid-Missouri chapter American Heart Association. Past board directors Station KBIA Public Radio, Columbia, Columbia Art League, co-chairman finance committee.
Member board trustees Polk Museum Art, 2010. Past member peer review committee Florida Arts Council. Member of American Association of University Professors, History Lakeland Inc.
(board directors), College Art Association, Society Architectural Historians, American Society Hispanic Art History Studies.