College of Letters & Sciences
Upham Hall

Heather Niemeier
Associate Professor

  • Office Location: Laurentide Hall 1215
  • Phone: (262) 472-5418
  • Email: niemeieh@uww.edu
  • Department(s): Psychology
Dr. Niemeier came to UW-Whitewater in 2008.  She earned a B.A. in Psychology and Spanish from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and earned her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Colorado at Boulder.  She completed both her predoctoral internship and postdoctoral training in Behavioral Medicine at Brown Medical School.  Her research focuses on the prevention and treatment of obesity and eating disorders.  Her most recent work applies acceptance based treatment approaches to behavioral weight loss.  At UW-W, Dr. Niemeier teaches Individual & Society, Abnormal Psychology, Introduction to Scientist-Practitioner Disciplines in Psychology, Advanced Health Psychology, and Field Training in Psychology.