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Gregory Rogers, J.D.

Professor, Department of Criminal Justice and Intelligence Studies

Director, Intelligence and National Security Program

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Education

  • Bachelor of Science, University of Maryland
  • Juris Doctor, John Marshall Law School

Courses Taught

  • Introduction to Intelligence
  • Ethics of Spying
  • Federal Law Enforcement
  • Theories of Criminology

Background

Professor Gregory Rogers, J.D., has more than 32 years of experience in the intelligence community. Rogers began his career in Special Operations in Indochina during the Vietnam War in 1968. He has served as a Combat Control Team member and later joined the U.S. Army and worked in HQ S-2 Intelligence with the 11th Special Forces Group, 1st Special Forces Airborne (Green Beret).  He has also served in the Office of Protective Services; U.S. Secret Service; U.S. Marshal Service; U.S. Customs Service; and was a founding member of the Department of Homeland Security. Rogers was a member of the Webster Commission and was appointed as a diplomat assigned to the European Union Sanctions Assistance Mission and worked in Romania, Yugoslavia, and Hungary during the conflict in Bosnia.

He has also worked in undercover/covert operations in Africa, Europe, Asia, North America and South America enforcing International Trade Sanctions, embargoes and laws.  Rogers served as a national program manager and as a senior special agent/attorney advisor in Covert Operations. In 2005, he joined the full-time faculty at Point Park University. In 2011, he received the U.S.A. Tactical Hall of Fame Lifetime Achievement Award in Intelligence and National Security and is a member of the International Black Belt Hall of Fame.

Professional affiliations

  • President, Pittsburgh Chapter, National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives
  • American Legion/China Post 1
  • Society for Intelligence and National Security
  • Federation of American Scientists
  • Canon Law Society of America
  • Association for Former Intelligence Officers
  • International Association for Intelligence Educators
  • International Black Belt Hall of Fame

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