Katrina Johnson


Phone Number   208-496-7547
Email Address   johnsonkat@byui.edu
Address   232Z RKS


  • Ph.D. Mathematical Biology, University of Utah (2018)
  • M.S. Mathematical, University of Utah (2012)
  • B.S. Mathematics/Statistics – Composite Teaching, Utah State University (2007)
  • B.A. Liberal Arts and Sciences, Utah State University (2005)
  • A.A. T., Computer Aided Drafting and Design, Utah College of Applied Technology – BATC Campus (2005)


  • Baseball
  • Music
  • Camping and Hiking
  • Gardening
  • Reading
  • Social Dance

Work Experience

  • Utah State University, Disability Resource Center

  • Bountiful High School

  • University of Utah, Math Department

Research Interests

  • Mathematical Biology

  • Differential equations

  • Obesity, inflammation

  • Metabolism

  • Cell Physiology

  • Signaling pathways

  • Genetic regulation

  • Non-coding RNA

  • Data Science

  • Teaching and Learning

LinkedIn Profile


Katrina Johnson is a Professor in the Math Department at BYU-Idaho. She is passionate about teaching and learning – with experience teaching at both the secondary and post-secondary levels. She loves mathematics because it is beautiful, important, interesting, challenging, and fun.