Chris Johnson

Chris Johnson

Director, Global Pathways
(520) 621-9194

As Director of Global Pathways, Christopher Johnson is charged with advancing the University of Arizona mission on an international scale through innovative partnerships with secondary schools and higher education institutions. Johnson began his career in International Education in 1990, and has worked in study abroad, international student services, and international admissions. He has been a member of the NAFSA: Association of International Educators Trainer Corps and has held regional leadership roles within that organization. Among his professional positions, he has been a Dean, Assistant Dean, and Director at private, regional, and urban public institutions. In addition to degrees in Economics and Public Administration, he did doctoral studies in African Politics, conducting field work in Tanzania and Senegal. Along the way, he has lived in Kuwait, Burkina Faso, Indonesia, Kenya, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Senegal and Tanzania and has traveled to a further 77 countries on 6 continents.