Dr. Jim FordBoard President Board of Trustees
Dr. Ford is Professor of Humanities and Director of Academic Enrichment at Rogers State University in Claremore, OK. He began teaching at RSU in 2000, following one semester as an adjunct at the University of Tulsa. Dr. Ford graduated from the University of Tulsa in 1994 with a B.A. in philosophy and religious studies, and from Princeton University with his Master’s in 1997 and his Ph.D. in 2000 (both in religious studies). He represents RSU in the National Collegiate Honors Council (NCHC). He is a member of the NCHC’s Editorial Board as well as Chair of its Assessment and Teaching & Learning Committees. He has two children, Jacob and Emily, and is married to Dr. Laura Gray (who also teaches at RSU). He has served on the TSAS Board of Trustees since 2009.