Patricia Johnson

Associate Professor, DOL

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School of Service and Leadership


 Curriculum Vitae


Dr. Johnson is an associate professor of Organizational Leadership in the Doctoral Program of Organizational Leadership in the School of Service and Leadership. She also served as a U.S. Fulbright Scholar (2012-2013), in Uganda, East Africa. Dr. Johnson has over ten years of teaching experience with diverse student populations online and in the classroom; experience teaching adult learners and traditional students on the undergraduate, graduate and doctoral levels in organizational leadership in subject matter areas that include organizational and personal leadership, management, spiritual formation and related subjects. Dr. Johnson's teaching expertise is informed by senior level leadership positions she has held in academia, government, international organizations and full-time church ministry. 


Dr. Johnson's research interests focus on the nexus of leadership, faith, culture and human flourishing.


  • Ph.D. - Organizational Leadership
    2008, Regent University
  • Executive Certificate of Completion - Non-Profit Boards
    1998, Harvard University
  • BTh
    1995, Christian Life Seminary of Theology
  • Diploma - Advanced International Legal Studies
    1986, McGeorge School of Law
  • JD
    1985, Howard University
  • BA
    1980, Spelman College
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