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Todd Hancock Ahern

Associate Professor of Psychology

BA, Oberlin College; PhD, Emory Univ.


PS 101

(UC) Introduction to Psychology - Summer II 2019



Phone Number

(203) 582-6402

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Office Location

Tator Hall #203


I am an Assistant Professor of Psychology and Behavioral Neuroscience at Quinnipiac University. I have been at Quinnipiac since the Fall of 2011, during which time I have taught courses in Physiological Psychology, Psychology Methods, Drugs, Brains, and Behavior, as well as Introduction to Psychology. As a neuroscientist, I study the neurobiology of social behavior.

Courses Taught

Introduction to Psychology (PS101), Physiological Psychology (PS252), Psychology Methods I (PS307), Drugs, Brains, and Behavior (PS357)

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Research Interests

How early life social environment influences long-term social behavior – particularly family dynamics, sex differences, and sociality, and how they interact to produce behavioral variation.

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