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, Santa Cruz 1981


Development, epidemiology, genetics, health inequalities, personality

Caspi, A., et al. “Unraveling Girls' Delinquency: Biological, Dispositional, and Contextual Contributions to Adolescent Misbehavior.” Developmental Psychology, vol. 29, no. 1, Jan. 1993, pp. 19–30. Scopus, doi:10.1037/0012-1649.29.1.19. Full Text

Caspi, A., and E. S. Herbener. “Phenotypic convergence and marital assortment: Longitudinal evidence.” Social Biology, vol. 40, 1993, pp. 48–60.

Moffitt, T. E., et al. “Childhood experience and the onset of menarche: a test of a sociobiological model.Child Development, vol. 63, no. 1, Feb. 1992, pp. 47–58. Epmc, doi:10.1111/j.1467-8624.1992.tb03594.x. Full Text

Caspi, A., et al. “Shared experiences and the similarity of personalities: a longitudinal study of married couples.Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, vol. 62, no. 2, Feb. 1992, pp. 281–91. Epmc, doi:10.1037//0022-3514.62.2.281. Full Text

Caspi, A., et al. “A "Common-Language" Version of the California Child Q-Set for Personality Assessment.” Psychological Assessment, vol. 4, no. 4, Jan. 1992, pp. 512–23. Scopus, doi:10.1037/1040-3590.4.4.512. Full Text

Hauser, R. M., et al. “The Wisconsin Longitudinal Study: Adults as parents and children at age 50.” Iassist Quarterly, 1992.

Behar, S., et al. “Frequency of use of thrombolytic therapy in acute myocardial infarction in Israel.The American Journal of Cardiology, vol. 68, no. 13, Nov. 1991, pp. 1291–94. Epmc, doi:10.1016/0002-9149(91)90233-b. Full Text

Walker, E., et al. “Twin studies of psychopathology: why do the concordance rates vary?Schizophrenia Research, vol. 5, no. 3, Oct. 1991, pp. 211–21. Epmc, doi:10.1016/0920-9964(91)90079-7. Full Text

Caspi, A., and T. E. Moffitt. “Individual differences are accentuated during periods of social change: the sample case of girls at puberty.Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, vol. 61, no. 1, July 1991, pp. 157–68. Epmc, doi:10.1037//0022-3514.61.1.157. Full Text