Nathan Johnson

Assistant Dean of Academics, Head of Program, Professor of Moral Philosophy, Theology, and Quadrivium

Nathan Johnson is a Professor of Moral Philosophy and the Trivium at New College Franklin. Originally from Tennessee with family roots going back to the early 1800s, he joins us after 6 years teaching humanities and composition at Greyfriars Classical Academy in Matthews, North Carolina. He earned a B.A. in English Literature from Bryan College and two master’s degrees in Bible and Theology from Reformed Theological Seminary. He also holds a master’s degree in Liberal Arts at St. John’s College and is currently working on a Ph.D. in Humanities (with an emphasis in literature) at Faulkner University. He and his wife Hannah have two vivacious golden retrievers and too many books.