In addition to teaching departmental core courses, Andrea Hopmeyer teaches courses that explore how individuals grow and change across the lifespan and the growing pains that accompany those changes.
Her courses include Methods in Psychological Science, Developmental Psychology, and Adolescence. She also teaches a writing seminar entitled Populars, Jocks, and Nerds: Peer Relationships in Childhood and Adolescence. Andrea Hopmeyer's research focuses on the social and emotional development of children, adolescents, and emerging adults. She has published articles on loneliness, peer victimization, popularity, and crowd affiliations.