Avshalom Caspi

Avshalom Caspi

Edward M. Arnett Distinguished Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience

External Address: 
2020 W Main Street Suite 201, Box 104410, Durham, NC 27708
Internal Office Address: 
2020 W Main Street Suite 201, Box 104410, Durham, NC 27708


Education & Training

  • Ph.D., Cornell University 1986

  • M.A., Cornell University 1983

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

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

Fisher, H. L., et al. “Specificity of childhood psychotic symptoms for predicting schizophrenia by 38 years of age: a birth cohort study.Psychological Medicine, vol. 43, no. 10, Oct. 2013, pp. 2077–86. Epmc, doi:10.1017/s0033291712003091. Full Text

Meier, Madeline H., et al. “Prospective developmental subtypes of alcohol dependence from age 18 to 32 years: implications for nosology, etiology, and intervention.Development and Psychopathology, vol. 25, no. 3, Aug. 2013, pp. 785–800. Epmc, doi:10.1017/s0954579413000175. Full Text