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Dr. Kenneth Johnson

Dr. Kenneth Johnson

Dr. Kenneth Johnson

Associate Professor, Geosciences CoordinatorNatural Sciences


Dr. Johnson has both a Master of Science (M.S.) and Ph.D. in Geology. He is a tenured faculty of Geology at UHD with an active research program in geochemistry. He is more than qualified to teach any introductory geology (GEOL 1405) or a required core geology course such as Mineralogy (GEOL 3410).

Degrees Earned

P.h.D., Geosciences, Texas Tech University

Master's in Geology, Texas Tech University

Courses Taught

  • GEOL 1405: Physical Geology
  • GEOL 3105: Petrology Laboratory
  • GEOL 3300: Undergraduate Research
  • GEOL 3305: Petrology
  • GEOL 3410: Mineralogy
  • GEOL 4303: Geologic Field Methods

Experience Qualifications

Teaching Experience

  • 2007- present Assistant and then Associate Professor of Geology and Chemistry, UHD
  • 2004 - 2007 Visiting Assistant Professor Geology and Chemistry, UHD
  • 2002 - 2004 Lecturer in Geology and Chemistry, UHD.
  • 2002 Adjunct Lecturer, St. Thomas, Houston, Texas
  • 1996 - 2002 Assistant and Associate Professor, Wayland University, Plainview, TX
  • 2000 Visiting Researcher, University of Leeds, Leeds, England
  • 1987- present Adjunct Research Professor, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX
  • 1997 Member of the Graduate Faculty, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX