William F Johnson

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Dept of Psychology
N218 Elliott Hall

75 E River Rd

Educational Background & Specialties

Educational Background

  • B.A.: Psychology, Macalester College, St. Paul, 2013.

Curriculum Vitae


  • Romantic Relationships, Prosocial Behavior, Social Development
Courses Taught
  • Introduction to Research Methods, Univ. of MN
  • Principles of Psychology, Augsburg College
Research & Professional Activities


  • Minnesota Longitudinal Study of Risk and Adaptation: Fall 2014 - Present
  • Center for the Study of the Individual and Society: Fall 2013 - Present
  • Social Interaction Lab: Fall 2013 - Present
  • John S. Kim, Yanna J. Weisberg, Jeffry A. Simpson, M. Minda OriƱa, Allison K. Farrell, and William F. Johnson (2015). Ruining it for Both of Us: The Disruptive Role of Low-Trust Partners on Conflict Resolution in Romantic Relationships. Social Cognition: Vol. 33, Special Issue: The Edge of Trust, pp. 520-542.