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

Caspi, Avshalom, and Terrie E. Moffitt. “All for One and One for All: Mental Disorders in One Dimension.The American Journal of Psychiatry, vol. 175, no. 9, Sept. 2018, pp. 831–44. Epmc, doi:10.1176/appi.ajp.2018.17121383. Full Text

Crush, Eloise, et al. “Protective factors for psychotic experiences amongst adolescents exposed to multiple forms of victimization.Journal of Psychiatric Research, vol. 104, Sept. 2018, pp. 32–38. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.jpsychires.2018.06.011. Full Text

Hannon, Eilis, et al. “Characterizing genetic and environmental influences on variable DNA methylation using monozygotic and dizygotic twins.Plos Genetics, vol. 14, no. 8, Aug. 2018, p. e1007544. Epmc, doi:10.1371/journal.pgen.1007544. Full Text

Belsky, Daniel W., et al. “Genetic analysis of social-class mobility in five longitudinal studies.Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 115, no. 31, July 2018, pp. E7275–84. Epmc, doi:10.1073/pnas.1801238115. Full Text

Rivenbark, Joshua G., et al. “The high societal costs of childhood conduct problems: evidence from administrative records up to age 38 in a longitudinal birth cohort.Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, and Allied Disciplines, vol. 59, no. 6, June 2018, pp. 703–10. Epmc, doi:10.1111/jcpp.12850. Full Text

Marzi, Sarah J., et al. “Analysis of DNA Methylation in Young People: Limited Evidence for an Association Between Victimization Stress and Epigenetic Variation in Blood.The American Journal of Psychiatry, vol. 175, no. 6, June 2018, pp. 517–29. Epmc, doi:10.1176/appi.ajp.2017.17060693. Full Text

Belsky, Daniel W., et al. “Eleven Telomere, Epigenetic Clock, and Biomarker-Composite Quantifications of Biological Aging: Do They Measure the Same Thing?American Journal of Epidemiology, vol. 187, no. 6, June 2018, pp. 1220–30. Epmc, doi:10.1093/aje/kwx346. Full Text

Wertz, J., et al. “Genetics and Crime: Integrating New Genomic Discoveries Into Psychological Research About Antisocial Behavior.Psychological Science, vol. 29, no. 5, May 2018, pp. 791–803. Epmc, doi:10.1177/0956797617744542. Full Text

Schaefer, Jonathan D., et al. “Adolescent Victimization and Early-Adult Psychopathology: Approaching Causal Inference Using a Longitudinal Twin Study to Rule Out Noncausal Explanations.Clinical Psychological Science : A Journal of the Association for Psychological Science, vol. 6, no. 3, May 2018, pp. 352–71. Epmc, doi:10.1177/2167702617741381. Full Text

Romer, A. L., et al. “Structural alterations within cerebellar circuitry are associated with general liability for common mental disorders.Molecular Psychiatry, vol. 23, no. 4, Apr. 2018, pp. 1084–90. Epmc, doi:10.1038/mp.2017.57. Full Text

Pages

Cannon, M., et al. “Cannabis use in adolescence and risk for adult psychosis: A birth cohort study.” Schizophrenia Research, vol. 60, no. 1, Elsevier BV, 2003, pp. 35–35. Crossref, doi:10.1016/s0920-9964(03)80102-0. Full Text

Jaffee, S. R., et al. “Life with (and without) father: The double-whammy of genetic and environmental risk for children raised by antisocial fathers.” Behavior Genetics, vol. 32, no. 6, KLUWER ACADEMIC/PLENUM PUBL, 2002, pp. 471–471.

Tackett, J. L., et al. “Etiology of disruptive behaviors in young twins.” Behavior Genetics, vol. 32, no. 6, KLUWER ACADEMIC/PLENUM PUBL, 2002, pp. 486–486.

Krueger, R. F., et al. “Genetic and environmental contributions to prosocial and antisocial behavior in young twins.” Behavior Genetics, vol. 32, no. 6, KLUWER ACADEMIC/PLENUM PUBL, 2002, pp. 474–474.

Mill, J. S., et al. “DRD4, psychopathology, and personality: Preliminary findings from the Dunedin Multidisciplinary health and development study.Behavior Genetics, vol. 31, no. 5, KLUWER ACADEMIC/PLENUM PUBL, 2001, pp. 461–461.

Caspi, A., et al. “Cognitive performance in first episode psychotic patients - A comparison of premorbid and morbid functioning.” Schizophrenia Research, vol. 49, no. 1–2, ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV, 2001, pp. 101–02.

Reichenberg, A., et al. “Intellectual and behavioral functioning in schizophrenia patients and their unaffected siblings: A population based historical prospective cohort study.” Schizophrenia Research, vol. 49, no. 1–2, ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV, 2001, pp. 78–78.

Cannon, M., et al. “Childhood developmental risk factors for schizophrenia and other psychiatric disorders in the Dunedin birth cohort.” Schizophrenia Research, vol. 49, no. 1–2, ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV, 2001, pp. 26–27.

Caspi, A., et al. “Retrograde particle transport on/in fibroblasts: a tracer actomyosin activity.Molecular Biology of the Cell, vol. 10, AMER SOC CELL BIOLOGY, 1999, pp. 379A-379A.

Shtutman, M., et al. “Caldesmon inhibits cell contractility and weakens cadherin-dependent cell-cell contacts.” Molecular Biology of the Cell, vol. 9, AMER SOC CELL BIOLOGY, 1998, pp. 462A-462A.

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