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

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

Neural signatures of healthy and unhealthy aging awarded by National Institutes of Health (Co-Principal Investigator). 2015 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

Baldwin, Jessie R., et al. “Population vs Individual Prediction of Poor Health From Results of Adverse Childhood Experiences Screening.Jama Pediatrics, Jan. 2021. Epmc, doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2020.5602. Full Text

Agnew-Blais, Jessica C., et al. “Polygenic Risk and the Course of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder From Childhood to Young Adulthood: Findings From a Nationally-Representative Cohort.Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Jan. 2021. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.jaac.2020.12.033. Full Text

van Dongen, Jenny, et al. “DNA methylation signatures of aggression and closely related constructs: A meta-analysis of epigenome-wide studies across the lifespan.Molecular Psychiatry, Jan. 2021. Epmc, doi:10.1038/s41380-020-00987-x. Full Text

Demange, Perline A., et al. “Investigating the genetic architecture of noncognitive skills using GWAS-by-subtraction.Nature Genetics, vol. 53, no. 1, Jan. 2021, pp. 35–44. Epmc, doi:10.1038/s41588-020-00754-2. Full Text

Murphy, Jamie, et al. “Externalizing the threat from within: A new direction for researching associations between suicide and psychotic experiences.Development and Psychopathology, Jan. 2021, pp. 1–11. Epmc, doi:10.1017/s0954579420001728. Full Text

Richmond-Rakerd, Leah S., et al. “Longitudinal Associations of Mental Disorders With Physical Diseases and Mortality Among 2.3 Million New Zealand Citizens.Jama Network Open, vol. 4, no. 1, Jan. 2021, p. e2033448. Epmc, doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.33448. 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, vol. 76, no. 2, Jan. 2021, pp. 318–27. Epmc, doi:10.1093/gerona/glaa178. Full Text

Matthews, T., et al. “This is what loneliness looks like: A mixed-methods study of loneliness in adolescence and young adulthood.” International Journal of Behavioral Development, Jan. 2021. Scopus, doi:10.1177/0165025420979357. Full Text

Richmond-Rakerd, Leah S., et al. “Childhood self-control forecasts the pace of midlife aging and preparedness for old age.Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 118, no. 3, Jan. 2021. Epmc, doi:10.1073/pnas.2010211118. Full Text

Agnew-Blais, Jessica C., et al. “Are changes in ADHD course reflected in differences in IQ and executive functioning from childhood to young adulthood?Psychological Medicine, vol. 50, no. 16, Dec. 2020, pp. 2799–808. Epmc, doi:10.1017/s0033291719003015. 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.

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.

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.

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

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.