Wesleyan portrait of William D. Johnston

William D. Johnston

Professor of History

Public Affairs Center, 135
860-685-2375

Professor, East Asian Studies

860-685-2375

Professor, Science in Society

860-685-2375

Professor, Environmental Studies

wjohnston@wesleyan.edu

BA Elmira College
MA Harvard University
PHD Harvard University

William D. Johnston

My current research topics are: Syphilis in Early Modern Japan Warfare and State Formation in Sixteenth Century Japan The Historiography of Amino Yoshihiko

Academic Affiliations

Office Hours

Spring 2017:  Wednesdays 1-1:30 or by appointment

Courses

Spring 2017
HIST 180 - 01
IH: Intro to Japanese History

HIST 370 - 01
Disease and Health Modern Asia

Fall 2017
HIST 279 - 01
The Making of Modern Japan