Camille S Johnson

Johnson, Camille S

School of Management
Lucas College and Graduate School of Business

San José State University
One Washington Square 
San José, CA 95192-0070




Preferred: (408) 924-3416

Office Hours

Fall 2019: Tuesday 9:45 AM - 10:15 AM, 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM and Thursday 9:45 AM - 10:15 AM

Office Location

BT 354


  • Doctor of Philosophy, Ohio St Univ Main Campus, 2005
  • Master of Arts, Social Psychology, Claremont Graduate School, 1999
  • Bachelor of Arts, Psychology, Carleton College, 1994


Camille Johnson received her Ph.D. in Social Psychology from Ohio State University in 2005 and completed a post-doctoral fellowship at Stanford University Graduate School of Business. Her primary research focuses broadly on the relationship between social comparisons, motivations and performance. In addition to these interests, she has a number of active collaborations and affiliations with researchers involved in a wide variety of research topics like exploring issues surrounding responses to uncertainty and self-doubt, and interracial interactions.  She was named an Ascendant Scholar by the Western Academy of Management in 2010, and received the Early Career Investigator Award from the San Jose State University Research Foundation in 2014.  She serves as the faculty chair of the WASC Accreditation Steering Committee.