Terrie E. Moffitt
Nannerl O. Keohane University Distinguished Professor
Education & Training
Ph.D., University of Southern California 1984
M.A., University of Southern California 1981
B.A., University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill 1977
Developmental psychopathology, longitudinal cohorts, aging, neuropsychology, antisocial
Bourassa, Kyle J., et al. “Social Distancing as a Health Behavior: County-Level Movement in the United States During the COVID-19 Pandemic Is Associated with Conventional Health Behaviors.” Annals of Behavioral Medicine : A Publication of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, vol. 54, no. 8, Aug. 2020, pp. 548–56. Epmc, doi:10.1093/abm/kaaa049. Full Text
Elliott, Maxwell L., et al. “What Is the Test-Retest Reliability of Common Task-Functional MRI Measures? New Empirical Evidence and a Meta-Analysis.” Psychological Science, vol. 31, no. 7, July 2020, pp. 792–806. Epmc, doi:10.1177/0956797620916786. Full Text Open Access Copy
Romer, Adrienne L., et al. “Pervasively Thinner Neocortex as a Transdiagnostic Feature of General Psychopathology.” The American Journal of Psychiatry, June 2020, p. appiajp202019090934. Epmc, doi:10.1176/appi.ajp.2020.19090934. Full Text
Reuben, Aaron, et al. “Association of Neighborhood Disadvantage in Childhood With DNA Methylation in Young Adulthood.” Jama Network Open, vol. 3, no. 6, June 2020, p. e206095. Epmc, doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.6095. Full Text
Belsky, Daniel W., et al. “Quantification of the pace of biological aging in humans through a blood test, the DunedinPoAm DNA methylation algorithm.” Elife, vol. 9, May 2020. Pubmed, doi:10.7554/eLife.54870. Full Text Open Access Copy
Motz, Ryan T., et al. “Does contact with the justice system deter or promote future delinquency? Results from a longitudinal study of British adolescent twins.” Criminology : An Interdisciplinary Journal, vol. 58, no. 2, May 2020, pp. 307–35. Epmc, doi:10.1111/1745-9125.12236. Full Text
Rasmussen, Line Jee Hartmann, et al. “Major Concerns Over Improving Measurement of Inflammation Remain-Reply.” Jama Pediatrics, Apr. 2020. Epmc, doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2020.0291. Full Text
Caspi, Avshalom, et al. “Longitudinal Assessment of Mental Health Disorders and Comorbidities Across 4 Decades Among Participants in the Dunedin Birth Cohort Study.” Jama Network Open, vol. 3, no. 4, Apr. 2020, p. e203221. Epmc, doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.3221. Full Text
Richmond-Rakerd, Leah S., et al. “A polygenic score for age-at-first-birth predicts disinhibition.” Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, and Allied Disciplines, Mar. 2020. Epmc, doi:10.1111/jcpp.13224. Full Text
Trotta, Antonella, et al. “Mental Health and Functional Outcomes in Young Adulthood of Children With Psychotic Symptoms: A Longitudinal Cohort Study.” Schizophrenia Bulletin, vol. 46, no. 2, Feb. 2020, pp. 261–71. Epmc, doi:10.1093/schbul/sbz069. Full Text
Moffitt, T. E. “Adolescence-limited and life-course-persistent offending: A complementary pair of developmental theories.” Developmental Theories of Crime and Delinquency, 2018, pp. 11–54.
McGee, T. R., and T. E. Moffitt. “The developmental taxonomy.” The Oxford Handbook of Developmental and Life-Course Criminology, 2018, pp. 149–58. Scopus, doi:10.1093/oxfordhb/9780190201371.013.9. Full Text
Moffitt, T. E. “Life-course-persistent versus adolescence-limited antisocial behavior.” Developmental and Life-Course Criminological Theories, 2017, pp. 75–103. Scopus, doi:10.4324/9781315094908. Full Text
Moffitt, T. E. “Adolescence-limited and life-course-persistent antisocial behavior: A developmental taxonomy.” The Termination of Criminal Careers, 2017, pp. 405–32.
Caspi, A., and T. E. Moffitt. “Longitudinal cohort research: Sowing, nurturing, waiting, harvesting.” Scientists Making a Difference: One Hundred Eminent Behavioral and Brain Scientists Talk about Their Most Important Contributions, 2016, pp. 249–55. Scopus, doi:10.1017/CBO9781316422250.055. Full Text
Caspi, A., et al. “Unraveling girls’ delinquency: Biological, dispositional, and contextual contributions to adolescent misbehavior.” Risks and Problem Behaviors in Adolescence, 2014, pp. 293–304.
Moffitt, T. E. “Adolescence-limited and life-course-persistent antisocial behavior: A developmental taxonomy.” The Science of Mental Health: Volume 7: Personality and Personality Disorder, 2013, pp. 90–117.
Piquero, A. R., and T. E. Moffitt. “Life-course persistent offending.” Forensic Psychology: Concepts, Debates and Practice: Second Edition, 2010, pp. 201–22. Scopus, doi:10.4324/9780203833308. Full Text
Moffitt, T. E. “Life-Course-Persistent versus Adolescence-Limited Antisocial Behavior.” Developmental Psychopathology: Second Edition, vol. 3, 2006, pp. 570–98. Scopus, doi:10.1002/9780470939406.ch15. Full Text
Fisher, Helen, et al. “EPIGENETIC SIGNATURES OF CHILDHOOD AND ADOLESCENT VICTIMISATION USING A GENETICALLY SENSITIVE LONGITUDINAL COHORT STUDY.” Schizophrenia Bulletin, vol. 44, OXFORD UNIV PRESS, 2018, pp. S25–S25.
Crush, Eloise, et al. “PROTECTIVE FACTORS FOR PSYCHOTIC EXPERIENCES AMONGST ADOLESCENTS EXPOSED TO MULTIPLE FORMS OF VICTIMIZATION.” Schizophrenia Bulletin, vol. 44, OXFORD UNIV PRESS, 2018, pp. S110–S110.
Trotta, Antonella, et al. “CLINICAL AND FUNCTIONAL OUTCOMES IN YOUNG ADULTHOOD OF CHILDREN WITH PSYCHOTIC SYMPTOMS: A LONGITUDINAL TWIN COHORT STUDY.” Schizophrenia Bulletin, vol. 44, OXFORD UNIV PRESS, 2018, pp. S97–S97.
Matthews, T., et al. “Loneliness in young adulthood: Findings from an epidemiological cohort study.” European Psychiatry, vol. 48, ELSEVIER FRANCE-EDITIONS SCIENTIFIQUES MEDICALES ELSEVIER, 2018, pp. S34–35.
Belsky, D. W., et al. “BEYOND MICE: PARTICIPANT CHARACTERISTICS TO MEASURE IN HUMAN HEALTHSPAN EXTENSION TRIALS.” Gerontologist, vol. 56, OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC, 2016, pp. 348–348.
Newbury, Joanne, et al. “Neighbourhood Adversity, Crime Victimisation and Adolescent Psychotic Experiences: Findings from a Longitudinal Cohort Study.” Early Intervention in Psychiatry, vol. 10, WILEY-BLACKWELL, 2016, pp. 65–65.
“PERINATAL COMPLICATIONS PREDICT SUBJECTIVE AND OBJECTIVE AGING INDICATORS BY MIDLIFE.” The Gerontologist, vol. 55, no. Suppl_2, Oxford University Press (OUP), 2015, pp. 197–197. Crossref, doi:10.1093/geront/gnv554.07. Full Text
Reichenberg, Abraham, et al. “Static and Dynamic Cognitive Deficits in Childhood Precede Adult Schizophrenia: A 30-Year Study.” Biological Psychiatry, vol. 67, no. 9, ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC, 2010, pp. 12S-12S.
Reichenberg, Abraham, et al. “STATIC AND DYNAMIC COGNITIVE DEFICITS IN CHILDHOOD PRECEDE ADULT SCHIZOPHRENIA: A 30-YEAR STUDY.” Schizophrenia Research, vol. 117, no. 2–3, Elsevier BV, 2010, pp. 175–175. Crossref, doi:10.1016/j.schres.2010.02.207. Full Text
Slutske, W. S., et al. “Developmentally-limited versus persistent alcohol dependence: A longitudinal birth cohort study.” Alcoholism Clinical and Experimental Research, vol. 31, no. 6, BLACKWELL PUBLISHING, 2007, pp. 312A-312A.
Preparing Genetic Counselors for Genomic Medicine Research awarded by National Institutes of Health (Significant Contributor). 2017 to 2022
Supporting young people's mental health during the transition to work awarded by (Principal Investigator). 2020 to 2022
Midlife Pace of Aging in the Dunedin Study awarded by King's College London (Principal Investigator). 2017 to 2021
Evaluating neurodegenerative risk in middle-aged adults exposed to lead as children awarded by National Institutes of Health (Principal Investigator). 2018 to 2021
Quantifying the genome-wide functional consequences of DNA methylation associated with early life adversity. awarded by National Institutes of Health (Advisor). 2018 to 2021
Who's learning? Testing hypotheses about personalised learning using a family design awarded by Jacobs Foundation (Principal Investigator). 2020 to 2021
Aging in 1000 healthy young adults: the Dunedin Study awarded by National Institutes of Health (Principal Investigator). 2009 to 2021
Neural signatures of healthy and unhealthy aging awarded by National Institutes of Health (Co-Principal Investigator). 2015 to 2021
Behavior and Physiology in Aging awarded by National Institutes of Health (Mentor). 2015 to 2020
Neuropsychological and genomic signatures of violence exposure in childhood awarded by National Institutes of Health (Co-Principal Investigator). 2013 to 2019
Predict My Future: What makes us who we really are? In collaboration with Razorfilms New Zealand. This is a 4-part documentary feature film supported by TVNZ. This film series has been bought for distribution by BBC Asia: Brunei, Cambodia, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Laos, Macau, Malaysia, Mongolia, Myanmar, N Korea, Palua, Philippines, Singapore, S Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, & Vietnam. This film series has been bought for distribution by Discovery Poland, Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Qantas Airlines.