Recent Publications

Development and PsychopathologyChafkin, J. E., Yeager, D. S., O’Brien, J. M., Lee, H. Y. , McAfee, C. A., & Josephs, R. A., (in press). Gonadal and adrenal hormones interact with pubertal maturation to predict depressive symptoms in a group of high school females. Development and Psychopathology


Development and PsychopathologySeo, E., Lee, H. Y., Jamieson, J. P., Reis, H. T., Josephs, R. A., Beevers, C. G., & Yeager, D. S. (in press). Trait attributions and stress appraisals explain why an entity theory of personality predicts greater internalizing symptoms during adolescence. Development and Psychopathology


Psychological TraumaFeldman, T. R., Carlson, C. L., Rice, L. K., Kruse, M. I., Beevers, C. G., Telch, M. J., & Josephs, R. A. (2020). Factors predicting the development of psychopathology among first responders: A prospective, longitudinal study. Psychological trauma: Theory, research, practice, and policy. PDF


Child DevelopmentLee, H. Y., Jamieson, J. P., Reis, H. T., Beever, C. G., Josephs, R. A., Mullarkey, M. C., O’Brien, J., & Yeager, D. Y. (2020). Getting fewer “likes” than others on social media elicits emotional distress among victimized adolescents. Child Development. PDF


Nature Human BehaviorBrannon, S. M., Carr, S., Jin, E. S., Josephs, R. A., & Gawronski, B. (2019). Exogenous testosterone increases sensitivity to moral norms in moral dilemma judgments. Nature Human Behavior. PDF


Child DevelopmentLee, H. Y., Jamieson, J. P., Miu, A. S., Josephs, R. A., Yeager, D. S. (2019). An entity theory of intelligence predicts higher cortisol levels when high school grades are declining. Child Development. PDF


Military MedicineCobb, A. R., Josephs, R. A., Lancaster, C. L., Lee, H., & Telch, M. J. (2018). Cortisol, testosterone, and prospective risk for war-zone stress-evoked depression. Military Medicine. PDF


Hormones and BehaviorMehta, P. H., Lawless Desjardins, N. M, van Vugt, M., & Josephs, R. A. (2017). Hormonal underpinnings of status conflict: Testosterone and cortisol are related to decisions and satisfaction in the hawk-dove game. Hormones and Behavior. PDF


psychoneuroendocrinologyJosephs, R. A., Cobb, A. R., Lancaster, C. L., Lee, H., & Telch, M. J. (2017). Dual-hormone stress reactivity predicts downstream war-zone stress-evoked PTSD. Psychoneuroendocrinology. PDF


Hormones and BehaviorSherman, G. D., Rice, L. K., Jin, E. S., Jones, A. S., & Josephs, R. A. (2017). Sex differences in cortisol’s regulation of affiliative behavior. Hormones and Behavior. PDF