Avshalom Caspi

Avshalom Caspi

Edward M. Arnett 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


Development, epidemiology, genetics, health inequalities, personality

Israel, Salomon, et al. “Translating personality psychology to help personalize preventive medicine for young adult patients..” Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, vol. 106, no. 3, Mar. 2014, pp. 484–98. Epmc, doi:10.1037/a0035687. Full Text

Meier, Madeline H., et al. “Response to Bora..” The American Journal of Psychiatry, vol. 171, no. 3, Mar. 2014, pp. 369–70. Epmc, doi:10.1176/appi.ajp.2013.13091283r. Full Text

Caspi, Avshalom, et al. “The p Factor: One General Psychopathology Factor in the Structure of Psychiatric Disorders?.” Clinical Psychological Science : A Journal of the Association for Psychological Science, vol. 2, no. 2, Mar. 2014, pp. 119–37. Epmc, doi:10.1177/2167702613497473. Full Text

Goldman-Mellor, Sidra J., et al. “Suicide attempt in young people: a signal for long-term health care and social needs..” Jama Psychiatry, vol. 71, no. 2, Feb. 2014, pp. 119–27. Epmc, doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2013.2803. Full Text

Bleidorn, W., et al. “The Behavioural Genetics of Personality Development in Adulthood-Classic, Contemporary, and Future Trends.” European Journal of Personality, vol. 28, no. 3, Jan. 2014, pp. 244–55. Scopus, doi:10.1002/per.1957. Full Text

Meier, Madeline H., et al. “Neuropsychological decline in schizophrenia from the premorbid to the postonset period: evidence from a population-representative longitudinal study..” Am J Psychiatry, vol. 171, no. 1, Jan. 2014, pp. 91–101. Pubmed, doi:10.1176/appi.ajp.2013.12111438. Full Text

Meier, Madeline H., et al. “Microvascular abnormality in schizophrenia as shown by retinal imaging..” Am J Psychiatry, vol. 170, no. 12, Dec. 2013, pp. 1451–59. Pubmed, doi:10.1176/appi.ajp.2013.13020234. Full Text

Moffitt, Terrie E., and Terrie E. Klaus-Grawe 2012 Think Tank. “Childhood exposure to violence and lifelong health: clinical intervention science and stress-biology research join forces..” Development and Psychopathology, vol. 25, no. 4 Pt 2, Nov. 2013, pp. 1619–34. Epmc, doi:10.1017/S0954579413000801. Full Text

Belsky, Daniel W., et al. “Is obesity associated with a decline in intelligence quotient during the first half of the life course?.” American Journal of Epidemiology, vol. 178, no. 9, Nov. 2013, pp. 1461–68. Epmc, doi:10.1093/aje/kwt135. Full Text

Belsky, Daniel W., et al. “Genetics in population health science: strategies and opportunities..” American Journal of Public Health, vol. 103 Suppl 1, Oct. 2013, pp. S73–83. Epmc, doi:10.2105/AJPH.2012.301139. Full Text