Faculty & Staff Directory


Julia Fisher, PhD

Psychology Instructor

Education and Research

  • Research: Pharmaceutical manipulation/neuro-modulation of cognitive processing/memory
  • PhD, Cognitive Linguistics, University of Colorado-Boulder
  • MA, Linguistics, University of Colorado-Boulder
  • BA, French/Russian, Certificate in Cognitive Science, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Courses Taught

  • AP Psychology 201
  • Introduction to Social Science Research
  • Advanced Social Science Research
  • Linguistic Analysis of English as a Grammatical System

Awards, Honors, and Achievements

  • Regular peer review of research articles on language and memory issues for Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders
  • Recipient: Mongolian Medal of Honor for efforts toward support of Mongolian children (Children of the Peak Sanctuary in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia - 3640 km charity ride on horseback, summer 2022).
  • Member of Dobro Slovo National Slavic Honor Society, Member of Psi Chi International Honor Society in Psychology
  • Recipient: Pew Research Center Grant

Fun Facts

Talk to me about HORSES! I compete locally in American Endurance Conference horseback competitions and travel globally for horseback trekking.

Joined GSSM in 2007