Elizabeth Johnson

Phone: (603) 862-0027
Office: Agriculture, Nutrition, & Food Systems, Equine Center Room 109, Durham, NH 03824
Elizabeth Johnson

Liz is an alumna of the University of New Hampshire, with a B.S. in Animal Sciences. Liz began riding Arabians, and has been riding most of her life, focusing on eventing and dressage. Liz drives for pleasure and believes the horse’s education must be built from the ground up. These principles are applied in ANSC 507, Scientific Approach to Equine Discipline. Liz’s teaching principles focus on safety and utilizing form to function with the rider’s position. Most recently, Liz has been focusing on young horses, with work on the ground and under saddle. Liz is the USEA and USDF Secretary for the Equine Program, and works to expand the lecture and clinic schedule at UNH. solely dressage and eventing through the Preliminary level in recognized competition while remaining active among Area 1 competitions.


  • M.S., Project Management, Granite State College
  • B.S., Animal Science, University of New Hampshire

Courses Taught

  • AAS 436: Equine Show Prep & Competition
  • AAS 538: Equine Handling/Longeing
  • AAS 553: Equine Competition Management
  • ANFS 997: ANFS Seminar
  • ANSC 402: Horsemanship Lab
  • ANSC 507: Survey Equine Train Techniques
  • ANSC 600: Field Experience
  • ANSC 695: Supervised Teaching Experience
  • ANSC 797: Equine Capstone Experience