Holly A. Taylor is an American psychologist. She is a professor of psychology at Tufts University School of Arts and Sciences. She joined the university in 1994. Her research focuses on the mental representation of information, She also researches spatial cognition and comprehension. She collaborates with Robin Kanarek on the nutritional impacts on cognitive behavior. She completed a B.A. in mathematics and a minor in psychology at Dartmouth College in 1987. Taylor earned a Ph.D. in cognitive psychology from Stanford University in 1992.