Aimee Reichmann-Decker

Teaching Professor

  • Faculty
  • Department of Psychology
  • College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

What I do

I'm a Teaching Professor in the Psychology Department. Some of the courses I teach include, Foundations of Psychological Science, Human Sexuality, Personality, and Forensic Psychology.

Professional Biography

I began working as a full-time instructor at DU in 2006. Previously, I have worked as a clinician with victims of sexual abuse, in an emergency room, and on an acute psychiatric ward. I earned by PhD at DU in Affective, Social & Cognitive Psychology with Dr. Anne DePrince. I have a master's from Northwestern University in Counseling Psychology. My BA is from Kalamazoo College, where I majored in Psychology and studied abroad in Madrid.


  • Ph.D., Affective, Social, & Cognitive Psychology, University of Denver, 2006
  • MA, Counseling Psychology, Northwestern University, 1992
  • BA, Psychology, Kalamazoo College, 1989

Professional Affiliations

  • Association for Psychological Science
  • Psi Chi International Honor Society in Psychology
  • Society for the Teaching of Psychology


  • Creating meaningful learning experiences: A survey of what undergraduates retain from introductory psychology
  • Course sharing: Forensic psychology