Terrie E. Moffitt

Nannerl O. Keohane University Professor
Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience
Professor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Faculty Network Member of the Duke Institute for Brain Sciences
Faculty Research Scholar of DuPRI's Population Research Center
Faculty Research Scholar of DuPRI's Center for Population Health & Aging
Affiliate of the Center for Child and Family Policy
B.A. 1977, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
M.A. 1981, University of Southern California
Ph.D. 1984, University of Southern California

Selected Publications

Dongen, Jenny van, Nuno R. Zilhão, Karen Sugden, Karen BIOS Consortium, Eilis J. Hannon, Jonathan Mill, Avshalom Caspi, et al. “Epigenome-wide Association Study of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder Symptoms in Adults..” Biological Psychiatry 86, no. 8 (October 2019): 599–607. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biopsych.2019.02.016.
Trotta, Antonella, Louise Arseneault, Avshalom Caspi, Terrie E. Moffitt, Andrea Danese, Carmine Pariante, and Helen L. Fisher. “Mental Health and Functional Outcomes in Young Adulthood of Children With Psychotic Symptoms: A Longitudinal Cohort Study..” Schizophrenia Bulletin, July 30, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1093/schbul/sbz069.
Wertz, Jasmin, Avshalom Caspi, Antony Ambler, Louise Arseneault, Daniel W. Belsky, Andrea Danese, Helen L. Fisher, Timothy Matthews, Leah Richmond-Rakerd, and Terrie E. Moffitt. “Borderline Symptoms at Age 12 Signal Risk for Poor Outcomes During the Transition to Adulthood: Findings From a Genetically Sensitive Longitudinal Cohort Study..” Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, July 17, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaac.2019.07.005.
Caye, A., J. Agnew-Blais, L. Arseneault, H. Gonçalves, C. Kieling, K. Langley, A. M. B. Menezes, et al. “A risk calculator to predict adult attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: generation and external validation in three birth cohorts and one clinical sample - ERRATUM..” Epidemiology and Psychiatric Sciences, July 3, 2019, 1–2. https://doi.org/10.1017/s2045796019000337.
Wertz, Jasmin, Jay Belsky, Terrie E. Moffitt, Daniel W. Belsky, HonaLee Harrington, Reut Avinun, Richie Poulton, Sandhya Ramrakha, and Avshalom Caspi. “Genetics of nurture: A test of the hypothesis that parents' genetics predict their observed caregiving..” Developmental Psychology 55, no. 7 (July 2019): 1461–72. https://doi.org/10.1037/dev0000709.

Selected Grants

Summer Scholars Program in Genome Sciences and Medicine awarded by National Institutes of Health 2017 - 2022

Midlife Pace of Aging in the Dunedin Study awarded by King's College London 2017 - 2021