Meet Dr. Johnson

A sociologist by training, Albion’s 17th president says he was drawn to this moment by the College’s “boldness, tenacity and courage for public purpose.”


Introducing Dr. Mathew Johnson

Appointment Announcement

The official College media release sharing the news of the selection of Dr. Mathew B. Johnson as its next president.
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A Message from Dr. Johnson

“I am humbled to be charged with leading an institution with a rich history and promising future,” he writes. “I am eager to partner with you to magnify Albion’s strong reputation among the nation’s top liberal arts colleges in bold new ways we will discover together.”
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Dr. Johnson’s Biography

An academic career dedicated to engaged scholarship and exploring higher education’s public purpose has taken him to institutions and communities in countries around the world.
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A Message from Michael J. Harrington, ’85

“We are fortunate Albion was his choice,” writes the Albion College trustee and chair of the presidential search committee about the appointment of Dr. Mathew Johnson.
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Comments from Colleagues

Get to know Dr. Johnson by hearing what his colleagues have to say about him.
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