Faculty Profile

Nick Soderstrom

Assistant Professor of Psychology (2016)

Contact Information

Leave of absence 2017-19



Professor Soderstrom's research examines how people learn versus how people think they learn. He is particularly interested in identifying procedures that promote lasting learning and help people become better managers of their own learning. He is deeply committed to applying the science of learning to enhance the educational practices of both students and instructors.


  • B.A., Western Washington University, 2006
  • M.S., Colorado State University, 2009
  • Ph.D., 2012