Todd Hancock Ahern

Todd Hancock Ahern

Assistant Professor of Psychology

BA, Oberlin College; PhD, Emory Univ.

Tator Hall  203

(203) 582-6402

PS 252Physiological Psychology   -   Fall 2015
PS 252Physiological Psychology   -   Spring 2016
PS 357Drugs, Brain and Behavior   -   Spring 2016


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.

Curriculum Vitae

Courses Taught

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

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Educational Background

Honors & Awards

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.

Selected Workshops & Presentations

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