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Joan M. Johnson

Director, FacultyPhoto of Joan Johnson

Joan Marie Johnson joined the Office of the Provost in December, 2015. She is the Director for Faculty and leads programming and initiatives for faculty. Prior to joining the Provost’s office, Joan taught American Women’s History at Northeastern Illinois University and has written about the history of women and gender, social reform, education, and philanthropy. She received her bachelor’s degree from Duke University and her PhD in history from UCLA. Her most recent book is Funding Feminism: Monied Women, Philanthropy, and the Women’s Movement, 1870-1967.

Joan M Johnson, Director, Faculty
1-222 Crown, Evanston Campus
Phone: 847 467-7565
joanmjohnson@northwestern.edu