Terrie E. Moffitt

Terrie E. Moffitt

Nannerl O. Keohane University Distinguished Professor

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
Phone: 
919.684.5831

Overview

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

Selected Grants

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 AXA Research Fund (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

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

Pages

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. “Adolescence-limited and life-course-persistent antisocial behavior: A developmental taxonomy.” The Termination of Criminal Careers, 2017, pp. 405–32.

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

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.

Moffitt, T. E. “Self-Control, Then and Now.” The Future of Criminology, 2012. Scopus, doi:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199917938.003.0005. Full Text

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

Tanksley, Peter T., et al. “Identifying Psychological Pathways to Polyvictimization: Evidence from a Longitudinal Cohort Study of Twins from the United Kingdom.Journal of Experimental Criminology, vol. 16, no. 3, Sept. 2020, pp. 431–61. Epmc, doi:10.1007/s11292-020-09422-1. Full Text

Moffitt, T. E. “Innovations in Life-Course Crime Research—ASC Division of Developmental and Life-Course Criminology David P. Farrington Lecture, 2018.” Journal of Developmental and Life Course Criminology, vol. 6, no. 3, Sept. 2020, pp. 251–55. Scopus, doi:10.1007/s40865-020-00153-5. Full Text

Moffitt, Terrie E. “Behavioral and Social Research to Accelerate the Geroscience Translation Agenda.Ageing Research Reviews, vol. 63, Aug. 2020, p. 101146. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.arr.2020.101146. Full Text

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

Rasmussen, Line Jee Hartmann, et al. “Association Between Elevated suPAR, a New Biomarker of Inflammation, and Accelerated Aging.The Journals of Gerontology. Series A, Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences, July 2020. Epmc, doi:10.1093/gerona/glaa178. 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

Rasmussen, Line Jee Hartmann, et al. “Major Concerns Over Improving Measurement of Inflammation Remain-Reply.Jama Pediatrics, vol. 174, no. 6, June 2020, pp. 624–25. Epmc, doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2020.0291. 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

Pages

Bourassa, Kyle J., et al. “INTIMATE PARTNER VIOLENCE AND LOWER RELATIONSHIP QUALITY PREDICT FASTER BIOLOGICAL AGING.” Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 82, no. 6, 2020, pp. A198–99.

Bourassa, Kyle J., et al. “ARE PEOPLE WITH GREATER CARDIOVASCULAR REACTIVITY SMARTER, HAPPIER, AND HEALTHIER? COUNTERINTUITIVE FINDINGS IN THE DUNEDIN AND MIDUS STUDIES.” Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 82, no. 6, 2020, pp. A225–A225.

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.

Pages

Predict My Future. Creator. http://www.moffittcaspi.com/content/science-us (2015)

Abstract

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.