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Theology educator

Ricky Leon Johnson, American theology educator. Fellow National Endowment of the Humanities, 1988, Andrew Mellon Foundation, 1989. Member Society Biblical Literature, National Association Baptist Professors of Religion, Institute Biblical Research.

Background

Johnson, Ricky Leon was born on March 18, 1952 in Houston, Texas, United States. Son of J.W. and Meta Fay (Whitman) Johnson.

Education

Bachelor, Louisiana College, 1974. Master of Divinity, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1983.

Career

Instructor, Wayland Baptist U., Plainview, Texas, 1982-1984;assistant professor, Wayland Baptist U., Plainview, Texas, 1984-1987;associate professor, Wayland Baptist U., Plainview, Texas, 1987-1990;professor, Wayland Baptist U., Plainview, Texas, 1990-1992;chairman division religion and philosophy, Wayland Baptist U., Plainview, Texas, 1992;president faculty assembly, Wayland Baptist U., Plainview, Texas, 1991-1992;associate professor O.T.,, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, since 1992. Interim pastor 1st Baptist Church, Quitaque, Texas, 1983-1984, Calvary Baptist Church, Floydada, Texas, 1986-1988, 1st Baptist Church, Kress, Texas, 1990-1991, Matador, Texas, 1991.

Membership

Member Society Biblical Literature, National Association Baptist Professors of Religion, Institute Biblical Research.

Connections

Married Martha Ann Clampitt, June 12, 1976. Children: Cherise, Victoria.

father:
J.W. Johnson

mother:
Meta Fay (Whitman) Johnson

spouse:
Martha Ann Clampitt

child:
Cherise Johnson

child:
Victoria Johnson