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Alan Gerhard Johnson

English educator

Alan Gerhard Johnson, American English educator. T.L. Kellogg scholar, 1983, 84; Humanities graduate student research grantee University California, Riverside, 1994, 95; Writing fellow University California, Riverside, 1994-1995. Member Modern Language Association.

Background

Johnson, Alan Gerhard was born on August 11, 1961 in Pune, India. Came to the United States, 1979. Son of Gerhard Tilman and Virginia Wehr Johnson.

Education

Bachelor in English, Southern Illinois University, 1984. Master of Arts in English, University Virginia, 1988. Doctor of Philosophy in English, University California, Riverside, 1998.

Career

High School English teacher Schutz American School, Alexandria, Egypt, 1988-1989, St. Matthias High School, Huntington Park, California, 1989-1991. Teaching assistant in English University California, Riverside, 1992-1997, lecturer in English, 1997-1998. Assistant professor English Wharton (Texas) County Junior College, since 1998.

Works

  • Co-editor journal The Globe, 1984. Contributor articles, poetry to professional publications.

Membership

Member Modern Language Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Writing, sketching, singing, travel, hiking.

Connections

Married Margaret Prasangi, January 5, 1989. Children: Nishant, Shirin, Roshin.

father:
Gerhard Tilman

mother:
Virginia Wehr Johnson

spouse:
Margaret Prasangi

children:
Nishant Johnson

Shirin Johnson

Roshin Johnson