Tammi Walker

Associate Professor, Social Psychology
Associate Professor, College of Law
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Psychology 504
College of Law 215

Research Interests:

  • Research that uses psychological theory and empirical research methods (both qualitative and quantitative) to generate evidence that can be applied to real-world legal problems. 
  • Focus on policies and procedures. 
    • Examination of the procedures used by colleges and universities to adjudicate sexual misconduct. 
    • Research designed to improve outcomes for delinquent youth by combating bias in treatment and punishment decisions.
  • Most interested in improving outcomes by challenging the validity of commonly held beliefs that often support legal decision-making.

Updated: 07/06/22

Courses Taught:

  •  PSY 378 - Psychology, Law, & Juvenile Justice (2023)

*Year listed indicates when this individual last taught the specified course.

Updated: 11/13/23


  • BBA, Texas A&M
  • M.Sc. The London School of Economics
  • J.D. Columbia Law School
  • Ph.D. Psychology, University of Virginia