Dr. Evan Hill

Assistant Professor

Office: COPH 320G   |    Phone: (308) 865-8241   |    Email: hillem@unk.edu

Dr. Evan Hill

Courses Regularly Taught

  • Courses Regularly Taught
  • Behavioral Statistics
  • General Psychology
  • Physiological Psychology with lab
  • Neuropsychology
  • Psychopharmacology

Research Interests

  • Research Interests
  • Relationship between conditioned and unconditioned (e.g., pre-pulse inhibition startle reflex, electrophysiological recordings) measures of hearing
  • The origins and purpose of low-frequency auditory sensitivity in birds
  • The hearing abilities of reptiles
  • The development and prevention of hearing loss caused by exposure to environmental noise

Selected Publications

Selected Publications

Hill, E. M, Koay, G., Heffner, R.S., & Heffner, H. E. (2014). Audiogram of the chicken (Gallus gallus domesticus) from 2 Hz to 9 kHz. Journal of Comparative Physiology A, doi: 10.1007/s00359-014-0929-8.

Heffner, H. E., Koay, G., Hill, E., & Heffner, R. S. (2013). Conditioned suppression/avoidance as a procedure for testing hearing in birds: The domestic pigeon (Columba livia). Behavior Research Methods, 45, 383-392.