Instructor, Department of Psychology

 

 
E-mail: kaan.kerman.behavior@gmail.com
 

 

  


Biography

  • Ph.D., Department of Life Sciences and Systems Biology, University of Turin, Turin, Italy.
  • 2015 Master of Science, Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation University of Florida, Gainesville, USA.
  • 2011 Master of Science, Department of Biology Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey.
  • 2008 Bachelor of Science, Department of Biology Gazi University, Ankara, Turkey.

Research Interests

Animal Behavior; Behavioral Ecology; Comparative Psychology; Animal and Comparative Cognition

Publications 

Kerman, K., Roggero, A., Piccini, I., Rolando, A., & Palestrini, C. (2020). Dung beetle distress signals may be correlated with sex and male morph: a case study on Copris lunaris (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae, Coprini) . Bioacoustics, 1-17.

Kerman, K., Roggero, A., Rolando, A., and Palestrini, C. (2018). Evidence for Male Horn Dimorphism and Related Pronotal Shape Variation in Copris lunaris. Insects, 9, 108.

Kerman, K., Miller, L., Sewall, K. B. (2018). The effect of social context on measures of boldness: Zebra finches (Taeniopygia guttata) are bolder when housed individually. Behavioural Processes, 157, 18-23.

Kerman, K., Sieving, K. E., Mary, C. S., and Avery, M. L. (2018). Evaluation of boldness assays and associated behavioral measures in a social parrot, monk parakeet (Myiopsitta monachus). Behaviour, 153, 1817-1838.

Beck, M. L.., Davies, S., Moore, I. T., Schoenle, L. A., Kerman, K., Vernasco, B. J., Sewall, K. B. (2016). Beeswax corticosterone implants produce long-term elevation of plasma corticosterone and affect condition. General and Comparative Endocrinology, 233, 109-114.

Huang, P., Kerman, K., Sieving, K. E., and Mary, C. M. S. (2016). Evaluating the novel-environment test for measurement of exploration by bird species. Journal of Ethology, 34, 45-51.

Kerman, K., Sieving, K. E., Mary, C. S., and Avery, M. L. (2016). Evaluation of boldness assays and associated behavioral measures in a social parrot, monk parakeet (Myiopsitta monachus). Behaviour, 13-14, 1817-1838.

Kerman, K., and Ayas, Z. (2016). Effects of nest positioning on fledging success in a breeding colony of Passer montanus (Passeridae): a case study in Central Anatolia, Turkey. Italian Journal of Zoology, 1-5