Faculty Profile for Dr. Ronald Angelo Johnson

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Dr. Ronald Angelo Johnson
Associate Professor — History
TMH 202
phone: (512) 245-2142

Biography Section

Research Interests

Ronald Angelo Johnson is a historian of the early United States with research interests including diplomacy and religion in the Early U.S. Republic and the Atlantic World.

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Johnson, R. A. (n.d.). Frederick Douglass and a Diplomacy of Blackness. Black Perspectives. African American Intellectual History Society.
  • Johnson, R. A. (n.d.). Haitian-American Diplomacy in the Age of Atlantic Revolutions. In A Companion to U.S. Foreign Policy, Colonial Era to the Present. New York: Wiley-Blackwell.
  • Johnson, R. A. (n.d.). Black Literary Engagement with the Haitian Revolution. In African American Literature in Transition, Volume 1, 1775-1800 (Vol. 1). New York: Cambridge University Press.
  • Johnson, R. A. (n.d.). Enslaved by History: Slavery‚Äôs Enduring Influence on the Memory of Pierre Toussaint. In Traces and Memories of Slavery in the Atlantic World. New York: Routledge.
  • Johnson, R. A. (2018, May). New West Indian Guide. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1163/22134360-09201018

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: International Studies Professor of the Year, Center for International Studies. May 2018
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Alpha Chi National Honor Society Favorite Professor, Alpha Chi National Honor Society. April 2018
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Teaching Award of Honor, Texas State University Alumni Association. June 2017
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Alpha Chi National Honor Society Favorite Professor, Alpha Chi National Honor Society. November 2016
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Alpha Chi National Honor Society Favorite Professor, Alpha Chi National Honor Society. April 2016

Selected Grants

  • Johnson, Ronald Angelo. Verena & Kenneth Wilson Latin American Research Grant, Center for International Studies, Texas State University. (Funded: June 2018). Grant.
  • Johnson, Ronald Angelo. African American Episcopal Historical Collection, Virginia Theological Seminary, Private / Foundation / Corporate, $1800. (Submitted: January 2017, Funded: September 2018). Grant.
  • Johnson, Ronald Angelo. Verena and Kenneth J. Wilson Latin American Research Grant, Center for International Studies, Texas State University. (Submitted: May 2017). Grant.
  • Johnson, Ronald Angelo. Department of History Research Grant, Texas State University. (Submitted: February 2017). Grant.
  • Johnson, Ronald A (Principal). Research Enhancement Program Grant, Texas State University, Institutional (Higher Ed). (Submitted: December 2015, Funded: 2016 - 2017). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Undergraduate Advisor
Alpha Chi Honors Society
September 2017-Present
Chair
Library Committee
September 2017-Present
Member
Nominations Committee
September 2017-Present
Member
Editorial Board, Journal of the Early Republic
July 2017-Present
Member
Broussard First Book Prize Committee, Society for Historians of the Early American Republic (SHEAR)
July 2017-Present