Cognitive Psychology (research in metacognition, memory and comprehension).
Karen Zabrucky received her Ph.D. in Experimental Psychology at The University of Toledo in 1980 and completed a two-year Postdoctoral Fellowship in Applied Cognitive Psychology at Wayne State University in 1982.
Following a four year visiting assistant professor position in the psychology department at Clemson University, she joined the educational psychology program at Georgia State University in 1986.
Her research interests lie in the areas of metacognition, memory and comprehension. She retired from Georgia State in 2016 and is now a Professor Emerita of the university. Her vita is attached.