Avshalom Caspi

Avshalom Caspi

Edward M. Arnett Distinguished Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience

Education & Training

  • Ph.D., Cornell University 1986

  • M.A., Cornell University 1983

  • B.A., University of California at Santa Cruz 1981

Expertise

Development, epidemiology, genetics, health inequalities, personality

Schaefer, Jonathan D., et al. “Enduring mental health: Prevalence and prediction.Journal of Abnormal Psychology, vol. 126, no. 2, Feb. 2017, pp. 212–24. Epmc, doi:10.1037/abn0000232. Full Text

Moffitt, Terrie E., et al. “The Longitudinal Study of Aging in Human Young Adults: Knowledge Gaps and Research Agenda.The Journals of Gerontology. Series A, Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences, vol. 72, no. 2, Feb. 2017, pp. 210–15. Epmc, doi:10.1093/gerona/glw191. Full Text

Schaefer, Jonathan D., et al. “Early-Life Intelligence Predicts Midlife Biological Age.The Journals of Gerontology. Series B, Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences, vol. 71, no. 6, Nov. 2016, pp. 968–77. Epmc, doi:10.1093/geronb/gbv035. Full Text

Newbury, Joanne, et al. “Why Are Children in Urban Neighborhoods at Increased Risk for Psychotic Symptoms? Findings From a UK Longitudinal Cohort Study.Schizophrenia Bulletin, vol. 42, no. 6, Nov. 2016, pp. 1372–83. Epmc, doi:10.1093/schbul/sbw052. Full Text

Baldwin, Jessie R., et al. “Childhood Bullying Victimization and Overweight in Young Adulthood: A Cohort Study.Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 78, no. 9, Nov. 2016, pp. 1094–103. Epmc, doi:10.1097/PSY.0000000000000388. Full Text

Cerdá, Magdalena, et al. “Persistent cannabis dependence and alcohol dependence represent risks for midlife economic and social problems: A longitudinal cohort study.Clinical Psychological Science : A Journal of the Association for Psychological Science, vol. 4, no. 6, Nov. 2016, pp. 1028–46. Epmc, doi:10.1177/2167702616630958. Full Text

Reuben, Aaron, et al. “Lest we forget: comparing retrospective and prospective assessments of adverse childhood experiences in the prediction of adult health.Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, and Allied Disciplines, vol. 57, no. 10, Oct. 2016, pp. 1103–12. Epmc, doi:10.1111/jcpp.12621. Full Text

Beckley, Amber L., et al. “Adult-onset offenders: Is a tailored theory warranted?Journal of Criminal Justice, vol. 46, Sept. 2016, pp. 64–81. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.jcrimjus.2016.03.001. Full Text

Belsky, Daniel W., et al. “The Genetics of Success: How Single-Nucleotide Polymorphisms Associated With Educational Attainment Relate to Life-Course Development.Psychological Science, vol. 27, no. 7, July 2016, pp. 957–72. Epmc, doi:10.1177/0956797616643070. Full Text Open Access Copy

Meier, Madeline H., et al. “Associations Between Cannabis Use and Physical Health Problems in Early Midlife: A Longitudinal Comparison of Persistent Cannabis vs Tobacco Users.Jama Psychiatry, vol. 73, no. 7, July 2016, pp. 731–40. Epmc, doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2016.0637. Full Text

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