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

Behavior and Physiology in Aging awarded by National Institutes of Health (Mentor). 2015 to 2025

Comprehensive portrait of long-term cannabis users: Are they ready for old age? awarded by National Institutes of Health (Principal Investigator). 2020 to 2024

Who's learning? Testing hypotheses about personalised learning using a family design awarded by Jacobs Foundation (Principal Investigator). 2020 to 2022

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

Aging in 1000 healthy young adults: the Dunedin Study awarded by National Institutes of Health (Principal Investigator). 2009 to 2021

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. “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.

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

Wertz, Jasmin, et al. “Association of History of Psychopathology With Accelerated Aging at Midlife.Jama Psychiatry, vol. 78, no. 5, May 2021, pp. 530–39. Epmc, doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2020.4626. Full Text

Baldwin, Jessie R., et al. “Population vs Individual Prediction of Poor Health From Results of Adverse Childhood Experiences Screening.Jama Pediatrics, vol. 175, no. 4, Apr. 2021, pp. 385–93. Epmc, doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2020.5602. Full Text

Elliott, Maxwell L., et al. “Need for Psychometric Theory in Neuroscience Research and Training: Reply to Kragel et al. (2021).Psychological Science, vol. 32, no. 4, Apr. 2021, pp. 627–29. Epmc, doi:10.1177/0956797621996665. Full Text

Reuben, Aaron, et al. “Association of Air Pollution Exposure in Childhood and Adolescence With Psychopathology at the Transition to Adulthood.Jama Network Open, vol. 4, no. 4, Apr. 2021, p. e217508. Epmc, doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.7508. Full Text

Latham, Rachel M., et al. “Childhood exposure to ambient air pollution and predicting individual risk of depression onset in UK adolescents.J Psychiatr Res, vol. 138, Mar. 2021, pp. 60–67. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.jpsychires.2021.03.042. Full Text

Hannon, Eilis, et al. “Assessing the co-variability of DNA methylation across peripheral cells and tissues: Implications for the interpretation of findings in epigenetic epidemiology.Plos Genetics, vol. 17, no. 3, Mar. 2021, p. e1009443. Epmc, doi:10.1371/journal.pgen.1009443. Full Text

Elliott, Maxwell L., et al. “Disparities in the pace of biological aging among midlife adults of the same chronological age have implications for future frailty risk and policy.Nature Aging, vol. 1, no. 3, Mar. 2021, pp. 295–308. Epmc, doi:10.1038/s43587-021-00044-4. Full Text

Gehred, Maria Z., et al. “Long-term Neural Embedding of Childhood Adversity in a Population-Representative Birth Cohort Followed for 5 Decades.Biol Psychiatry, Mar. 2021. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.biopsych.2021.02.971. Full Text

Romer, Adrienne L., et al. “Pervasively Thinner Neocortex as a Transdiagnostic Feature of General Psychopathology.The American Journal of Psychiatry, vol. 178, no. 2, Feb. 2021, pp. 174–82. Epmc, doi:10.1176/appi.ajp.2020.19090934. Full Text

Rocha, Thiago Botter-Maio, et al. “Identifying Adolescents at Risk for Depression: A Prediction Score Performance in Cohorts Based in 3 Different Continents.Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, vol. 60, no. 2, Feb. 2021, pp. 262–73. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.jaac.2019.12.004. Full Text

Pages

Bourassa, Kyle J., et al. “Intimate partner violence and lower relationship quality are associated with faster biological aging.Psychology and Aging, vol. 35, no. 8, 2020, pp. 1127–39. Epmc, doi:10.1037/pag0000581. Full Text

van Dongen, Jenny, et al. “DNA methylation signatures of a broad spectrum of aggressive behavior: a meta-analysis of epigenome-wide studies across the lifespan.” Behavior Genetics, vol. 50, no. 6, 2020, pp. 485–87.

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

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