Brian M. Quigley, PhD

Senior Research Scientist

Social Psychology

Contact Information

1021 Main Street
Buffalo, NY  14203-1016
Phone: (716) 887-2576

Primary Research Areas

The impact of alcohol and alcohol expectancies on the decision-making processes involved in aggressive behavior. Interactional, self-presentational, and social cognitive motivations in anger and violence. The role of alcohol in marital violence.

Research Projects

Leonard | Testa | Quigley | Houston | Homish
Researchers examined the relationship between heavy drinking, impulsivity and aggression in married couples.
Testa | Leonard | Quigley
Two studies considered the acute effects of alcohol use within couples on conflict and aggression: 1) an experimental alcohol administration study using a conflict resolution paradigm and 2) a 56-day daily diary study examining whether drinking episodes increase the odds of subsequent partner aggression.