Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences

Annette Bohn

PhD, Associate professor

Profile photoAnnette Bohn
Associate professor
Nationality: German
Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences - CON AMORE
Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences

Postal address:
Bartholins Allé 9, 1350, 428
8000 Aarhus C
Denmark

Email: anetboh@psy.au.dk
Phone: +4587165864

Curriculum Vitae

Education

1985

M.A. in German; Pennsylvania State University/ USA

1986

University Degree for Teachers of German and English; Christian-Albrechts-University, Kiel/ Germany

1991

Government-certified teacher of German and English; Germany

2002

Bachelor in Psychology; Aarhus University/ Denmark

2005

M.Sc. in Psychology; Aarhus University/ Denmark

2005

Ph.D. -student; Aarhus University/ Denmark

2008Ph.D. in Psychology Aarhus University/ Denmark
 

Title of dissertation: Studies on the social and cultural characteristics og autobiographical memory and their development across the life span

  

Work Experience

1982-1984

Teaching Assistant for German as a Foreign Language; German Department, Pennsylvania State University

1986-1987             1991-1996

Instructor of German as a Foreign Language; Christian-Albrechts-University, Kiel/ Germany

1987-1989

Instructor of German as a Foreign Language; Department of Foreign Languages, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Alabama/ USA

1997-2003

Instructor of German, English, and Introductory Psychology; various schools and college-type educational institutions in Aarhus/ Denmark

2003-2004

Graduate Student Research Assistant (Cognitive Psychology); Department of Psychology, Aarhus University/ Denmark

2009-2010

PostDoc Stipend funded by the Danish Research Agencvy for Communication and Culture

2009-2012Assistant Professor in Cognitive Psychology, Department of Psychology, Aarhus University/Denmark
2012-Associate Professor in autobiographical memory, Department of Psychology, Aarhus University/Denmark
  

Ad hoc reviewer for:

Applied Cognitive Psychology; Cognition and Emotion; Consciousness and Cognition; European Journal of Social Psychology; Journal of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences; Learning and Individual Differences; Memory; Memory & Cognition; Memory Studies; Merril-Palmer Quarterly; Nordic Psychology; Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy

Selected publications

Ritchie, T. D., Batteson, T. J., Bohn, A., Crawford, M. T., Ferguson, G. V., Schrauf, R. W., ... Walker, W. R. (2015). A pancultural perspective on the fading affect bias in autobiographical memory. Memory, 23(2), 278-290. https://doi.org/10.1080/09658211.2014.884138
Bohn, A. (2011). Normative ideas of life and autobiographical reasoning in life narratives. New Directions for Child and Adolescent Development, Spring (131), 19-30. https://doi.org/10.1002/cd.286

Research Areas

Autobiographical Memory
Life Story Development
Cultural Life Scripts
Positive and Negative Memories
Past and Future Mental Time Travel

Teaching Areas

Cognitive Psychology
Autobiographical Memory