College of Architecture, Arts and Humanities

Faculty Bio

Brooks, Johnell, Ph.D

Brooks, Johnell, Ph.D

Assistant Professor

Office: 4 Research Drive
Phone: 864-283-7232
Web Site:

Ph.D., Clemson University

Johnell Brooks leads an interdisciplinary research team that strives to enable aging drivers to maintain their independence for as long as safely possible. She holds an appointment as a Clinical Research Faculty in the Department of Medicine at the Greenville Hospital System University Medical Center where her labs are housed. She uses simulators and instrumented vehicles to develop rehabilitation tools for clinical settings. Dr. Brooks was recently appointed as an Institute for Advancement of Health Care (IAHC) Scholar.