Faculty Directory

Lauri Johnson

Associate Professor


ELHE Educational Leadership & Higher Education


  • 2020 David G. Imig Distinguished Service Award, Carnegie Project on the Education Doctorate (CPED), University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Co-Editor, Race, Ethnicity, and Belonging in Education Book Series, Bloomsbury
  • 2019-2022 Honorary Associate Professor, University of Nottingham
  • 2017 Best Paper Award, BELMAS (British Educational Leadership, Management, and Administration) for “The Lives and Identities of UK Black and South Asian Headteachers: Metaphors of Leadership.”
  • 2015 – 2018 Convenor, International Research Network on “Families, Schools, and Communities as Educational Advocates: Cross National Perspectives.” World Educational Research Association (WERA).
  • 2015 - 2017 Distinguished Faculty Fellow, Western University, London, Ontario (by faculty election)
  • 2014 - 2015 Fulbright Core Scholar - University of Nottingham Award (12 months -All disciplines)
  • 2013 - 2019 Honorary Research Fellow, Educational Leadership and Policy Studies, University of Nottingham (by Faculty Election)
  • 2008 AESA Critics Choice Award from the American Educational Studies Association for Multicultural Policies in Canada and the United States (Joshee and Johnson, University of British Columbia Press, 2007)