Rodney K. Rogers, Ph.D.


Rodney K. Rogers, PH.D.

Position: Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs
Phone: 419-372-2915
Address: 230 McFall

Rodney K. Rogers, Ph.D., is the Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost at Bowling Green State University. He stepped down from his position as Dean of the College of Business at BGSU to accept this opportunity. Previously, Rodney served as Associate Dean and Director of Academic Programs within the School of Business at Portland State University (Oregon). Rodney has taught financial reporting, performance measurement and international financial reporting at various universities including Portland State, Case Western Reserve, Thunderbird: The American Graduate School of Management and EuroMed-Marseille, Ecole De Management in Marseille, France.

His research focuses on the ways in which financial analysts use information, strategies firms employ to disclose information to the marketplace, and the institutional role of the accounting profession within the capital markets. He has published or presented over 30 papers in a variety of academic journals and conferences including, Accounting, Organizations and Society, Journal of Business Ethics, and Journal of Financial Statement Analysis.  Rodney was a visiting research fellow at the Cranfield School of Management in the United Kingdom from 2001 to 2004.

In addition to his academic work, Rodney has consulted with a variety of businesses and organizations including Nike, Inc., Wendy’s International, The Standard, Vestas-America, Schnitzer Steel, Waggner-Edstrom, and Veterans Affairs Medical Centers.  Additionally, he has designed and delivered over 150 executive education programs.  These programs integrate the development of financial acumen with leadership competencies and have been delivered in the United States, The Netherlands, China, Thailand, and Canada.   Rodney has a Ph.D. from Case Western Reserve University and an MBA from Bowling Green State University.  Prior to completing his Ph.D. at Case, he practiced as a CPA for ten years.