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 at Santa Cruz 1981

Israel, Salomon, et al. “Credit scores, cardiovascular disease risk, and human capital.Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 111, no. 48, Dec. 2014, pp. 17087–92. Epmc, doi:10.1073/pnas.1409794111. Full Text Open Access Copy

Shalev, Idan, et al. “Perinatal complications and aging indicators by midlife.Pediatrics, vol. 134, no. 5, Nov. 2014, pp. e1315–23. Pubmed, doi:10.1542/peds.2014-1669. Full Text

Shalev, I., et al. “Internalizing disorders and leukocyte telomere erosion: a prospective study of depression, generalized anxiety disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder.Molecular Psychiatry, vol. 19, no. 11, Nov. 2014, pp. 1163–70. Epmc, doi:10.1038/mp.2013.183. Full Text

Goldman-Mellor, Sidra, et al. “Mental health antecedents of early midlife insomnia: evidence from a four-decade longitudinal study.Sleep, vol. 37, no. 11, Nov. 2014, pp. 1767–75. Epmc, doi:10.5665/sleep.4168. Full Text

Belsky, Daniel W., et al. “Is chronic asthma associated with shorter leukocyte telomere length at midlife?American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, vol. 190, no. 4, Aug. 2014, pp. 384–91. Epmc, doi:10.1164/rccm.201402-0370OC. Full Text Open Access Copy

Moffitt, Terrie E., and Avshalom Caspi. “Bias in a protocol for a meta-analysis of 5-HTTLPR, stress, and depression.Bmc Psychiatry, vol. 14, June 2014, p. 179. Epmc, doi:10.1186/1471-244X-14-179. Full Text

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