Oral history interview with Walter Johnson (SOH-021, audio recording and transcript)

Title

Oral history interview with Walter Johnson (SOH-021, audio recording and transcript)

Date

2008

Description

Walter Johnson, a professor in Suffolk University’s Department of Physics, discusses his career at Suffolk, which began in 1971 as a part time faculty member and continues today as he serves as professor and chair of the department. The interview covers how Johnson became interested in physics, his educational background, what sparked his interest in teaching, his teaching methodology, and his work as a physicist. Johnson also describes the changes he has observed in Boston and at Suffolk, as well as his outlook for the university. He concludes by offering his advice for students who are currently entering Suffolk as freshman.

Source

Suffolk University Oral History Project

Rights

Copyright Suffolk University. This item is made available for research and educational purposes by the John Joseph Moakley Archive & Institute. Prior permission is required for any commercial use.

Type

Sound recording
Oral histories

Format

MP3
PDF

Language

English

Identifier

SOH-021

Embedded Media

Interviewer

Tran, Vendy

Interviewee

Walter Johnson

Duration

53:11:00

Files

soh-021_transcript.pdf
SOH-021 Johnson.MP3

Citation

“Oral history interview with Walter Johnson (SOH-021, audio recording and transcript),” Moakley Archive & Institute, accessed December 12, 2019, https://moakleyarchive.omeka.net/items/show/3784.

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