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Skidmore College
Psychology Department
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Rebecca Johnson
Associate Professor
Department of Psychology
Neuroscience Program

Contact Information and Background

Email: rjohnso1@skidmore.edu
Phone: 518-580-5306
Office: TLC 151
Personal website: https://academics.skidmore.edu/blogs/letrlab/


EDUCATION

  • Ph.D., University of Massachusetts Amherst
  • M.S., University of Massachusetts Amherst
  • B.A., Georgetown College

COURSES TAUGHT AT SKIDMORE

  • Research Methods in Psychology I
  • Case Studies in the Neuropsychology of Reading
  • Psychology of Reading
  • Psycholinguistics
  • Senior Research Project II
  • Reading Minds: The History and Science of Literacy

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Cognitive processes involved in normal skilled reading
  • Cognitive neuropsychology of stroke-induced reading disorders
  • Eye movements during reading

RANDOM FACTS

  • I am blessed to be the mother of five beautiful, fun-loving, wonderful children: Kaira, Matthew, Nathan, Asher, and Levi.
  • My grandfather, Kermit F. Johnson, was the inventor of double-sided tape.

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