Recent Publications

Comprehensive PsychoneuroendocrinologyChafkin, J. E., Yeager, D. S., O’Brien, J. M., Medrano, F. N., Lee, H. Y. , & Josephs, R. A., (in press). Chemiluminescent imunoassay overestimates hormone concentrations and obscures testosterone sex differences relative to LC-MS/MS in a field study of diverse adolescents. Comprehensive Psychoneuroendocrinology

Development and PsychopathologyChafkin, J. E., Yeager, D. S., O’Brien, J. M., Lee, H. Y., McAfee, C. A., & Josephs, R. A., (2021). Gonadal and adrenal hormones interact with pubertal maturation to predict depressive symptoms in a group of high school females. Development and Psychopathology. PDF

Development and PsychopathologySeo, E., Lee, H. Y., Jamieson, J. P., Reis, H., Josephs, R. A., Beevers, C. G., & Yeager, D. S., (2021). Trait attributions and stress appraisals explain why an entity theory of personality predicts greater internalizing symptoms during adolescence. Development and Psychopathology. PDF

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