Robin Chapman, Ph.D.

Position title: Emeritus Professor


Robin Chapman, Ph.D.

Professor emerita Robin Chapman has retired from Waisman Center NIH research on language learning in Down syndrome to write poetry and paint; author of nine books of poetry, her most recent is Six True Things (Tebot Bach, 2016), poems of early childhood in Oak Ridge, Tennessee.

Some of her acrylic paintings may be viewed here: The Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters added 8 new photos.

She continues to help co-ordinate the UW-Madison Chaos and Complex Systems Seminar that meets every Tuesday during the semesters.