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Janet E. Johnson

Associate Professor
Political Science

Location: 3401 James Hall
Phone: 718.951.5000 x1753
Fax: 718.951.4833

Janet Elise Johnson has been on the faculty since 2003. She teaches courses on Russia and other postcommunist societies, European politics and gender politics and policy as well as introduction to comparative and research methods. Since 2016, she is the principal investigator for BC's Human Rights in Iran Unit ( She is a co-coordinator of the monthly workshop on Gender and Transformation: Europe at the Center for European and Mediterranean Studies of New York University (for more information, see

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