Chris Johnson, Ph.D.


International – International Society for Technology in Education

  • Co-Chair, BYOD Sessions, ISTE 2016: 2015-2016
  • Member, ISTE Advocacy Advisory Committee: 2015-present
  • Co-Chair, Bring Your Own Devices Sessions: IST 2016.: 2015-2016
  • Member, Affiliate Meeting Planning Committee, ISTE 2015.: 2015-present
  • Reviewer, ISTE Seal of Alignment Reviewer for Higher Education Programs: 2015-present
  • Founder and Chair, Professional Learning Network on Learning Space: 2014-present
  • Member, Campaigning Review Committee (Ad Hoc): 2014
  • Co-Coordinator, ISTE Special Professional Associations (SPA), Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP): 2013-present
  • Board of Reviewers, ISTE Special Professional Associations (SPA), Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (formerly the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education/International Society for Technology in Education): 2003-2013
  • Coordinator, Advocacy Toolkit Development: 2013-2015
  • Member, Voices Carry Advocacy Advisory Committee.: 2012-2015
  • Member, Advocacy Planning-Networking Reception/Advocacy Lounge/ETAN Booth: 2011-2015
  • Planning Team and Moderator, Leadership Symposium, ISTE 2012: 2012
  • Planning Team and Moderator, Leadership Symposium, ISTE 2011: 2011
  • Member, ISTE 2011Advocacy Planning-Networking Reception/Advocacy Lounge/ETAN Booth: 2011
  • Member, Planning Committee for ABCs of Advocacy: 2010-2014
  • Planning Team and Moderator, Leadership Symposium, ISTE 2010: 2010
  • Poster Session Chair, ISTE 2010: 2010
  • Member, Affiliate Member Committee.: 2009-2013
  • Chair, Affiliate Member Committee’s Sub-Committee on Advocacy.: 2009-2011


  • Reviewer, Software & Information Industry Association, CODiE Awards: 2015-Present
  • Trainer (2012-present) and Peer Reviewer (2010-present), Quality Matters: Institutional Quality Assurance in Online Learning: 2010-present
  • Reviewer, HP Technology for Teaching Grant Initiative, Higher Education Reviewer, Hewlett Packard and the International Society for Technology in Education: 2005-2011
  • Member, Governing Board, Gateway to Educational Materials (GEM): 2005
  • Planning Team, EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative, Fall Focus Session on Informal Learning Space: 2005
  • Planning Team, National Learning Infrastructure, Fall Focus Session on Formal Learning Space Design: 2004
  • Invited Participant, National Forum on 21st Century Skills, Partnership for 21st Century Skills: 2003
  • Reviewer, Preparing Tomorrows Teachers to Use Technology (PT3), United States Department of Education: 2003
  • Reviewer, Fund for the Improvement of Post-Secondary Education-Learning Anytime, Anywhere Partnership: 2001
  • University Coordinator, Computer Assisted Language Instruction Consortium,: 2000
  • Reviewer, Technology Literacy Challenge Grants, United States Department of Education: 1997
  • 12th Annual Instructional Leadership Conference, conference planner, Tarleton State University: 1997


  • Chair, Arizona Educational Broadband Initiative: 2015-present
  • Member, Arizona STEM Collaborative: 2014-present
  • Member (Southern Regional Director, 2000-2001), (President-Elect, 2006), (President, 2007-2009), (Past-President 2009- 2012), (ISTE Affiliate Representative, 2009-2013), (Chair, Public Policy and Advocacy Committee, 2013-present) Arizona Technology in Education Association (AzTEA): 1998-present

  • Board of Directors, Arizona Telecommunications and Information Council: 2013-present
  • Board of Directors, Greater Arizona eLearning Association: 2011
  • Lead Author, Arizona State Department of Education, Technology Plan Revision Team: 2008
  • Co-Author, Arizona State Department of Education, Educational Technology Standard Revision Team: 2008
  • Member, State Superintendent of Public Instruction’s Blue Ribbon Task Force on Technology: 2004-2005
  • Member, Cox Education Network Advisory Committee.: 2002-2003
  • Co-Author, Arizona Educational Technology Plan Adding the Sixth "C" to the Economy, Arizona State Department of Education: 2002
  • Co-Author, Arizona State Content Standards-Technology, Arizona State Department of Education: 2000
  • South-Eastern Regional Director (1994-1996), President Elect (1996-1997), President (1997-1998), Past-President (1998-1999) Arizona Educational Media Association, 1990-2000: 1990-2000
  • Reviewer, District Technology Plans (developed evaluation rubric and reviewed plans), Arizona State Department of Education: 1998-2006
  • Reviewer, Technology Learning Challenge Grants, Arizona State Department of Education: 1997-2003
  • Reviewer, American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, Enhancing Education Through Technology, Arizona State Department of Education: 2000
  • Tucson Area Council on Technology and the College of Education of the University of Arizona: 1993-2003
  • Teaching and Technology, Annual Conferences: 2003-2012
  • Second Language Teachers Symposium, Technology Coordinator/Planner, College of Humanities, University of Arizona: 1985-2001


  • Evaluation Team Member, North Central Association, Green Fields Country Day School, Tucson, AZ: 2005
  • Evaluation Team Member, North Central Association Evaluation Canyon Del Oro High School, Tucson, AZ: 2002-2003
  • Member, K-16 Consortium-Communication and Technology Sub-Committee: 1996
  • Member (Chair: 1994-1997) Tucson Area Council on Technology: 1992-2000

University of Arizona

  • Member, Assessment Coordinating Council: 2012-2015
  • Faculty Lead, Committee to the Classroom Technology Upgrade Project: 2011-2013
  • Member, Learning and Teaching with Technology Group: 2011-present
  • Member, Faculty Learning Community on Program Assessment: 2011-2013
  • Faculty Lead, Faculty Learning Community on Developing Quality Online Programs: 2010-2011
  • Faculty Lead, The University of Arizona in Second Life Implementation: 2007 -2011.
  • Ad Hoc Member-Faculty, Information Technology Student Advisory Board: 2006-2009
  • Member, General Education Review Committee: 2004-2005
  • Member, Computer Strategic Alliance Committee: 2004
  • Founder and Co-Chair, Dean’s Information Technology Council: 2003-2004
  • Member, Learning Technologies Partnership: 2002-2004
  • Chair and Lead Author, University of Arizona Strategic Information Technology Plan: 2001
  • Chair, Carnegie Campus Conversations on the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning: 2001
  • Member, Information Technology Council: 2000-2002
  • Member, Faculty Development Partnership: 1999-2002
  • Member, Web-Tools Committee: 1998-2001

University of Arizona South

  • President-Elect, Faculty Forum: 2016-present
  • Member (Chair, 2014-present), Program Assessment Committee: 2012-2016
  • Member, Personnel Committee: 2011-2014
  • Member (Chair, 2013-2014, 2015-2016), Technology Committee: 2012-2016

College of Humanities

  • Member, Business Affairs Team: 1997-2002
  • Member, Instructional Affairs Team: 1997-2002
  • Member, External Affairs Team: 1997-2002
  • Quality Focal Point, College of Humanities: 1995-1997
  • Member, Development Advisory Committee: 1993-1995
  • Member, (Co-Chair, 1989-1993) Language Research and Instruction Committee: 1985-2002