Public Engagement

  • Faculty

    Mark Johnson

    Assistant Professor of Practice

    Office Location:

    Fanton Hall/Welcome Center


    Mark Johnson (M.I.A., Columbia University) is Assistant Professor of International Affairs. He teaches the skills courses PIA I: Project Design, and Monitoring and Evaluation, and supervises the Practicum in International Affairs program. He is also faculty coordinator of the International Field Program, which sends GPIA students overseas for the summer, and leads its Ethiopia program.

    Johnson has worked primarily in emergency relief, refugee resettlement and humanitarian aid for the International Rescue Committee, Center for International Rehabilitation, United Nations, and Human Rights Watch. He has worked in Pakistan, Sudan, Ethiopia, Cote d'Ivoire, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ghana, Nigeria, Bosnia, Croatia, Nicaragua, Guatemala and El Salvador.

    Current Courses:

    Monit & Eval-I: Setting Up M&E

    Monit & Eval-II: Client Work

    Worst Practices in Aid: Studio

    Lab-Intl Field Sem

    International Fieldwork (Open Campus)

    Thesis Supervision (Open Campus)

    Independent Study (Open Campus)

    PIA I

    PIA II: Project Implementation (Open Campus)

    Internship (Open Campus)

    Monitoring and Evaluation (Open Campus)