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Dr. Shannon M. Harding

Associate Professor of Psychology
o: Bannow Science Center N Rm 474
p: x3193


B.A., College of the Holy Cross
M.S., University of Connecticut
Ph.D., New York University

Current Research Interests

Dr. Harding's research interests are in the field of behavioral neuroendocrinology.  Specifically, she is interested in how hormones work on the brain to affect male reproductive behaviors, using rodent models.  Dr. Harding has an active research laboratory that is currently investigating the effects of pubertal alcohol exposure on adult reproductive behaviors.

Courses Taught

  1. HR 101: Minds & Bodies(fulfills EN12
  2. PY 101: General Psychology
  3. PY 261: Biological Bases of Behavior
  4. PY 271: Neuroanatomy & Behavior
  5. PY 272: Hormones and Behavior
  6. PY 274: Drugs and Behavior
  7. PY 290: Drugs and Behavior
  8. PY 291: Internship/Teaching of Psych
  9. PY 295: Supervised Research
  10. PY 296: Internship in Teaching Psych
  11. PY 298: Supervised Research
  12. PY 361: Curr Issues Behv Neuro Sr Sem
  13. PY 365: Neuroanatomy and Behavior
  14. PY 365L: Neuroanatomy and Behavior Lab
  15. PY 395: Independent Research
  16. PY 396: Spec Top:Current Issues/Behav
  17. PY 398: Independent Research