David Johnson

 Assistant Professor of English

David Johnson


David Johnson has taught at the University of Northwestern for the past twenty-eight years. He is married with three children and spends as much time as possible on the North Shore of Lake Superior.


Academic Credentials

ABD (for Ph.D.), University of Minnesota
M.A., University of Minnesota
M.Div., Central Theological Seminary, Minneapolis
B.A., University of Minnesota

Specialty Areas

Nature Literature
Multi-ethnic American Literature

Professional Accomplishments


Co-presented paper: "Card Tricks and Math: A Magical Connection," MCTM Conference, 2010

Co-presented paper: "Math and Mystery: Dorothy Sayers' Ninja Tailors," MCTM Conference, 2008


Nature Writers: Wallace Stegner, Wendell Berry

Interdisciplinary: English and mathematics

Contact Information

Office: Nazareth Hall 3200
Phone: 651-631-5359
E-mail: dlj@unwsp.edu