ATLANTA, GA – Soon after a national search by AGB Lookup Agency, Morris Brown College or university is proud to welcome Dr. Anthony B. Johnson as its new provost and senior vice president for Tutorial Affairs.
Dr. Kevin James, President of Morris Brown College or university reported, “As we proceed to get the job done via the tough reset, we are thrilled to have Dr. Johnson. He has a prosperity of working experience in main HBCU’s through accreditation, pupil progress, governance, fiscal security, and academic affairs. I welcome him to my senior staff to get Morris Brown College’s tutorial department and its applications to the up coming amount in our storied record.”
Knowledge and leadership
Dr. Anthony Johnson brings to Morris Brown Faculty considerable administrative experience obtaining served at a broad selection of increased training establishments, such as HBCUs. This expertise incorporates the improvement and implementation of accreditation and method overview processes, procedures, assessment, and accountability measures. He most recently served as the Interim Vice President for Tutorial Affair and Main Academic Officer at Philander Smith University, Minor Rock, Arkansas Affiliate Vice President for Tutorial Affairs and Affiliate Professor at Grambling Point out University, Grambling, Louisiana and, Associate Dean and Assistant Dean at Howard University’s Faculty of Schooling, Washington, DC.
Moreover, Dr. Johnson served as the Assessment Coordinator and Assistant Professor in the College or university of Training at Grambling Point out College and served as a Distinguished College Member in the Summer season Teachers’ Institute sponsored by Florida Intercontinental College.
Dr. Johnson’s knowledge with assessment and accreditation contains serving on visiting groups for The Nationwide Council for Accreditation of Instructor Instruction (NCATE) and Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP). In addition to top efforts to create evaluation methods that embrace both equally first and sophisticated programs, his operate has resulted in reaffirmation of accreditation.
Dr. Johnson attended University of Southern Mississippi and gained his bachelor’s degree in Counseling Psychology a master’s degree in Elementary Education from Jackson Condition College, and a Doctorate in Education with a focus in Unique Instruction, Exploration & Stats from Jackson Condition College. Dr. Johnson at this time serves on the Board of Administrators for the National Institutes for Historically Underserved Pupils.
About Morris Brown College
Morris Brown Faculty was started by previously enslaved spiritual leaders at Big Bethel AME Church in 1881, and it is the initial college in Georgia to be owned and operated by African People in america. The iconic Fountain Corridor and the present Morris Brown campus are exactly where Dr. W.E.B. Du Bois wrote The Souls of Black Folk in 1903. Notable alumni include Alberta Williams King, mother of Martin Luther King, Jr., and James Alan McPherson, the first Black author to get a Pulitzer Prize for Fiction.