Sarah Johnson

University Lecturer, Associate Dean, Learning - Faculty of Science

Interests & Activities

  • Physics Education: Studio Physics, SCALE-UP, Interactive Lecture Demonstrations, Early Intervention, Peer Instruction, Flipped Classrooms, Science & Math Peer Tutoring
  • Public Outreach: Faculty of Science Excellence in Outreach and Public Engagement Award 2017, Girls Exploring Physics, Science Spooktacular, Science-In-Action
  • Women in Physics: Women in Physics Canada Steering Committee, Women in Physics Canada 2013 Conference, Girls Exploring Physics
  • American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT): Vice Chair of Committee for Women in Physics 2023 - present, Chair of National Nominating Committee 2019-2020


  • 3M National Teaching Fellow (2023)
  • 2018 CAP Medal for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching


  • BSc (SUNY Albany) Summa Cum Laude
  • MA, PhD (University of Rochester)


Future courses may be subject to change.