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Associate Professor
Phone: 919-445-6744
Fax: 919-445-2580


Licensed audiologist in the state of North Carolina
Board Certified by the American Board of Audiology


  • AuD, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill (2013)
  • B.S., University of Washington (2009)

Courses Taught

SPHS 712: Characteristics of Amplification Systems
SPHS 813: Fitting and Dispensing of Amplification Systems
SPHS 816: Occupational and Community Audiology

Personal Statement

Dr. Johnson primarily practices as a clinical audiologist at the UNC Hearing and Communication Center (UNC-HCC), a faculty clinic in Chapel Hill. She can also be found leading clinical services at the UNC-HCC satellite office in the Orange County Sportsplex in Hillsborough. Dr. Johnson provides adult diagnostic and aural rehabilitative services, with specialization in hearing and assistive technology. With the UNC-HCC serving as the formative training site for UNC’s doctoral students, Dr. Johnson also provides daily clinical education via one-on-one student supervision. Using her expertise in hearing technology, Dr. Johnson teaches the Au.D. hearing aid courses for first and second year students, and a third year course on Occupational Audiology. With a commitment to community service, Dr. Johnson can often be found providing hearing presentations and screenings around the Triangle, with a special focus on the aging population.

Professional Societies

Fellow of the American Academy of Audiology
Charter Member/Webmaster of the North Carolina Audiology Association
Certified by the American Board of Audiology

Research/Clinical Interests

Adult hearing rehabilitation
Hearing and assistive technology
Patient-centered counseling
Community outreach and engagement
Geriatrics and cognition

Patricia Johnson