College Directory



Director of Teaching and Learning
302B Matthews Building

Area of Expertise

  • Online learning
  • Distance education
  • Leadership
  • Liberatory pedagogy

Highlighted Publications

Current Projects

  • Johnston, J. P. & Benner, K. (in preparation). Launching three online programs in three years: Academic and administrative lessons learned.
  • In B. Bouchey, E. Gratz, & S. Kurland (Eds.). From grassroots to the highly orchestrated: Online leaders share their stories of the evolving online landscape in higher ed. Online Learning Consortium.

Alma Mater

  • University of Kentucky

Get to Know Dr. Johnston

Outside of work, Dr. Johnston enjoys playing and recording music, spending time with his family, and taking road trips.