James Johnson
James Johnson
Title: Assistant Football Coach (Wide Receivers)

James Johnson begins his second season as Wide Receivers Coach at UChicago in 2019.

Johnson previously served as Wide Receivers Coach at Bloomington Jefferson High School (Minn.) for three years. He also coached outside linebackers for one year of his tenure. Johnson was the Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach for two years as well.

Johnson’s coaching experience includes a two-year stint as Summer Football Camp Assistant Coach at Wheaton Academy.

Johnson earned his bachelor’s degree in biokinetics from Bethel University in 2015. He played wide receiver for the Royals as an undergrad.