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Matthew Johnson

Dr. Matthew Johnson

Dr. Matthew Johnson
Associate Professor
Behavioral Sciences




Dr. Matt Johnson has been a member of the faculty since September 1999. Prior to joining UTB he completed his Ph.D. in Experimental Psychology at Texas Tech University. Dr. Johnson has also received a M.S. in General Experimental Psychology from Emporia State University, and a B.A. in Psychology/Sociology from Northwest Missouri State University in 1991. Dr. Johnson’s research interests are in the area of cognitive psychology, but he remains active in other areas such as acculturation and dating, teaching of psychology, student retention, and breast cancer. In addition to teaching and research, Dr. Johnson enjoys performing jazz music at local venues.


Ph.D. from Texas Tech University
M.S. from Emporia State University
B.S. from Northwest Missouri State University

CV/VITAE: Johnson Vitae

Classes Taught:

Statistical Methods of Psychology: PSYC 2317
Research Methods in Psychology: PSYC 3301
Theories of Learning: PSYC 3318
Social Psychology: PSYC 3326
Advanced Statistics of Psychology: PSYC 4302
Behavior Management and Modification: PSYC 4305
Cognitive Psychology: PSYC 4319
Inferential Statistics: PSYC 6303
Learning, Memory, and Cognition: PSYC 6318

Joined UTB:


Area of Specialty and Responsibility:

Experimental Psychology – Learning, Memory, and Cognition

Previous Experience:

Teaching and Research Assistant, Texas Tech University


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