Elliott Johnson

Elliott Johnson

Major Professor: Dr. Simona Ghetti


Interests: Biological, Cognitive

Life Phases: Early Childhood; Middle Childhood

Research Profile


Research Interests 
I am interested in connecting neurological development to the emergence of learning, memory, and executive function capabilities in early childhood, and the further development of these abilities in middle childhood.


Selected Publications

Prabhakar, J., Johnson, E.G., Nordahl, C.W., & Ghetti, S. (2018).  Memory-Related Hippocampal Activation in the Sleeping Toddler.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences U.S.A., 15(25), 6500-6505.

Meerts, S.H., Schairer, R.S., Farry-Thorn, M.E., Johnson, E.G., Strnad, H.K (2014). Previous sexual experience alters the display of paced mating behavior in female rats. Hormones and Behavior, 65(5), 497-504. doi: 10.1016/j.yhbeh.2013.12.015