School of Social Work



Jerry Johnson, Ph.D., LMSW
Associate Professor

Ph.D., Western Michigan University
MSW, Grand Valley State University

Teaching at GVSU since: August 1994

Contact Information:
Phone: 616-331-6562
367 C DeVos Center
Jerry Johnson

Dr. Jerry L. Johnson is an Associate Professor in the School of Social Work at GVSU.  Dr.  Johnson is an author, community activist, public speaker, consultant, and teacher.  His professional focus is on racial equity, systemic racism, community engagement and empowerment, chemical dependency/co-occurring disorders, and white male privilege.  He has authored nine books and several articles over his 30+ year career.

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