Publications

In press:     

Horwitz, B. N. & Neiderhiser, J. M. (in press). The influence of gene-environment interplay on family relationships and family members’ adjustment. Journal of Marriage and Family.

      Horwitz, B.N. & Neiderhiser, J.M. (in press). Understanding family process and child adjustment through behavior genetic research: Reply to Calkins (2011) and Deater-Deckard (2011). Journal of Marriage and Family.

      Lipscomb, S.T., Leve, L.D., Shaw, D.S., Ge, X., Neiderhiser, J.M., & Reiss, D. (in press). Parenting and child negative emotionality during the infant and toddler years: Developmental trajectories within and across domains. Child Development.

      Liscomb, S.T., Leve, L.D., Shaw, D.S., Neiderhiser, J.M., Scaramella, L.V., Ge, X., Conger, R.D., Reid, J.B. & Reiss, D. (in press). Negative emotionality and externalizing problems in toddlerhood: Overreactive parenting as a moderator of genetic influences. Development and Psychopathology.

      Marceau, K.P., Humbad, M.N., Burt, S.A., Klump, K.L., Leve, L.D. & Neiderhiser, J.M. (in press). Observed Externalizing Behavior: A Developmental Comparison of Genetic and Environmental Influences across Three Samples. Behavior Genetics.

      Natsuaki, M.N., Leve, L.D., Neiderhiser, J.M., Shaw, D.S., Scaramella, L.V., Ge, X. & Reiss, D. (in press). Intergenerational Transmission of Risk for Social Inhibition: the Interplay between Parental Responsiveness and Genetic Influences. Development and Psychopathology.

      Schermerhorn, A.C., D’Onofrio, B.M., Turkheimer, E., Ganiban, J.M., Spotts, E.L., Lichtenstein, P., Reiss, D., & Neiderhiser, J.M. (in press). A genetically informed study of associations between family functioning and child psychosocial adjustment. Developmental Psychology.

      Stover, C.S., Connell, C., Leve, L.D., Neiderhiser, J.M., Shaw, D.S., Scaramella, L.V., Conger, R. & Reiss, D. (in press). Relationships among marital hostility, hostile parenting and toddler externalizing behaviors in adoptive families. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry.

2011:

      Mannering, A.M., Shelton, K.H., Leve, L.D., Harold, G.T., Shaw, D.S., Conger, R.D., Neiderhiser, J.M., Scaramella, L.V., Reiss, D. (2011). Associations between marital instability and child sleep problems across infancy and toddlerhood: A longitudinal analysis. Child Development, 82(4). NIHMSID: 158856

Brooker, R.J., Neiderhiser, J.M., Kiel, E.J., Leve, L.D., Shaw, D.S. & Reiss, D. (2011).The association between infants’ attention control and social inhibition is moderated by genetic and environmental risk for anxiety. Infancy, 16(5), 490-507. NIHMS ID: NIHMS262376.

      Horwitz, B.N., Ganiban, J.M., Spotts, E.L., Lichtenstein, P., Reiss, D., Neiderhiser, J.M. (2011). The role of aggressive personality and family relationships in explaining family conflict. Journal of Family Psychology, 25(2), 174-183.

      Horwitz, B. N., Marceau, K., & Neiderhiser, J. M. (2011). Family Relationship Influences on Development: What Can We Learn from Genetic Research? In Kenneth Kendler, Sara Jaffee, & Dan Romer (Eds.), The Dynamic Genome and Mental Health: The Role of Genes and Environments in Development. Oxford: NY.

      Massey, S.H., Lieberman, D.Z., Reiss, D., Leve, L.D., Shaw, D.S., & Neiderhiser, J.M. (2011). Association of clinical characteristics and cessation of tobacco, alcohol and illicit drug use during pregnancy.  The American Journal on Addictions, 20(2), 143-150. PMCID: PMC3052631. 

Narusyte, J., Neiderhiser, J.M., Andershed, A.K., D'Onofrio, B.M., Reiss, D., Spotts, E., Ganiban, J., Lichtenstein, P. (2011). Parental criticism and externalizing behavior problems in adolescents: The role of environment and genotype-environment correlation. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 2011 Jan 31. [Epub ahead of print].  

      Neiderhiser, J.M. (2011). Gene-environment interplay helps to explain influences of family relationships on adolescent adjustment and development. In A. Booth, S.M. McHale & N.S. Landale (Eds), Biosocial Foundations of Family Processes. Springer: NY.

      Reiss, D. & Neiderhiser, J. M. (2011). Marital dynamics and child proaction: Genetics takes a second look at developmental theory. In K. Dodge & M. Rutter (Eds.), Gene-Environment Interactions in Developmental Psychopathology. The Guildford Press: NY.

      Rhoades, K. A., Leve, L. D., Harold, G. T., Neiderhiser, J. M., Shaw, D. S., & Reiss, D. (2011). Longitudinal pathways from marital hostility to child anger during toddlerhood: Genetic susceptibility and indirect effects via harsh parenting. Journal of Family Psychology, 25, 282-291. PMID: 21480707. 

2010:

      D’Onofrio, B.M., Singh, A.L., Illiadou, A., Lambe, M., Hultman, C.M., Grann, M., Neiderhiser, J.M., Långström, N., Lichtenstein, P.  (2010).  Familial confounding of the association between maternal smoking during pregnancy and offspring criminality: A population-based study in Sweden. Archives of General Psychiatry, 67(5), 529-538.

      D’Onofrio, B.M., Singh, A.L., Iliadou, A., Lambe, M., Hultman, C.M., Neiderhiser, J.M., Långström, N. & Lichtenstein, P. (2010). A quasi-experimental study of maternal smoking during pregnancy and offspring achievement. Child Development, 81(1), 80-100.

      Horwitz, B.N., Neiderhiser, J.M., Ganiban, J.M., Spotts, E.L., Lichtenstein, P., & Reiss, D. (2010). Genetic and environmental influences on global family conflict. Journal of Family Psychology, 24(2), 217-220. NIHMS ID: 182171.

      Leve, L.D., Harold, G.T., Ge, X., Neiderhiser, J.M. & Patterson, G. (2010). Refining intervention targets in family-based research: Lessons from quantitative behavioral genetics. Perspectives in Psychological Science, 5, 516-526. NIHMSID: 169685

      Leve, L.D., Kerr, D.C., Shaw, D., Ge, X., Neiderhiser, J.M., Scaramella, L.V., Reid, J.B., Conger, R., & Reiss, D. (2010). Infant pathways to externalizing behavior: Evidence of genotype x environment interaction. Child Development, 81(1), 340-356. NIHMSID: 121808

      Natsuaki, M.N., Ge, X., Leve, L.D., Neiderhiser, J.M., Shaw, D.S., Conger, R.D., Scaramella, L.V., Reid, J. & Reiss, D. (2010). Genetic liability, environment, and the development of fussiness in toddlers: The roles of maternal depression and parental responsiveness. Developmental Psychology, 46(5), 1147-1158. NIHMSID: 165798

      Pemberton, C.K., Neiderhiser, J.M., Leve, L.D., Natsuaki, M.N., Shaw, D.S., Reiss, D. (2010). Influence of parental depressive symptoms on adopted toddler behaviors: An emerging developmental cascade of genetic and environmental effects. Development and Psychopathology, 22, 803-818. PMID: 20883583.

2009:

      Burt, S.A. & Neiderhiser, J.M. (2009). Aggressive versus non-aggressive antisocial behavior: Distinctive etiological moderation by age. Developmental Psychology, 45(4), 1164-1176. PMID19586186

      Ganiban, J.M., Chou, C., Haddad, S., Lichtenstein, P., Reiss, D., Spotts, E.L. & Neiderhiser, J.M. (2009). Using behavior genetics methods to understand the structure of personality. European Journal of Developmental Science, 3(2), 195-214.

      Ganiban, J.M., Ulbricht, J.A., Spotts, E.L., Lichtenstein, P., Reiss, D., Hansson, K., & Neiderhiser, J.M. (2009). Understanding the role of personality in explaining associations between marital quality and parenting. Journal of Family Psychology, 23(5), 646-660. PMID19803601

      Ge, X., Natsuaki, M.N., Neiderhiser, J.M., & Reiss, D. (2009). The longitudinal effects of stressful life events on adolescent depression are buffered by parent-child closeness. Development and Psychopathology, 21, 621-635. PMID19338701

      Leve, L.D., Harold, G.T., Ge, X., Neiderhiser, J.M., Shaw, D., Scaramella, L.V. & Reiss, D. (2009). Maternal structured guidance and toddler symptom severity: Evidence of genotype x environment interaction. Journal of the American Academy of Adolescent and Child Psychiatry, 48(11), 1102-1109. PMCID: PMC2780535

      Natsuaki, M.N., Ge, X., Reiss, D. & Neiderhiser, J.M. (2009). Aggressive behavior between siblings and the development of externalizing problems:  Evidence from a genetically sensitive study. Developmental Psychology, 45(4), 1009-1018. PMID19586176

      Ulbricht, J.A. & Neiderhiser, J.M. (2009). Genotype-environment correlation and family relationships. In Y.-K. Kim (Ed.), Handbook of Behavioral Genetics.

      Yuh, J., Neiderhiser, J.M., Lichtenstein, P., Hansson, K., Cederblad, M., Elthammer, O. & Reiss, D. (2009). Temperament and character associated with Depressive symptoms in women: Analysis of two genetically informative samples. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 65(9), 906-924. PMID19455609

2008:

      Ganiban, J.M., Saudino, K.S., Ulbricht, J., Neiderhiser, J.M. & Reiss, D. (2008). Stability and change in temperament during adolescence. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 95(1), 222-236. PMID18605862

      Ge, X., Natsuaki, M.N., Martin, D., Leve, L.D., Neiderhiser, J.M., Shaw, D.S., Villareal, G., Scaramella, L., Reid, J. & Reiss, D. (2008). Bridging the divide: Openness in adoption and post-adoption psychosocial adjustment among birth and adoptive parents. Journal of Family Psychology, 22, 529-540. PMID18729667

      Haddad, S.K., Reiss, D., Spotts, E.L., Ganiban, J.M., Lichtenstein, P. & Neiderhiser, J.M. (2008). Depression and internally directed aggression: Genetic and environmental contributions. Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association, 56(2), 515-550. PMID18515705

      Hansson, K., Cederblad, M., Lichtenstein, P., Reiss, D., Pedersen, Neiderhiser, J. & Elthammar, O. (2008). Individual resiliency factors from a genetic perspective: Results from a twin study. Family Process, 47, 537-551. PMID19130792

      Leve, L.D., Neiderhiser, J.M., Scaramella, L.V., Reiss, D. (2008). The Early Growth and Development Study: Using the Prospective Adoption Design to Examine Genotype–Environment Interplay. Acta Psychologica Sinica, 40(10), 1106-1115. PMID19458782

      Narusyte, J., Neiderhiser, J.M., D’Onofrio, B.M., Reiss, D., Spotts, E.L., Ganiban, J. & Lichtenstein, P. (2008). Testing different types of genotype-environment correlation: An extended children-of-twins model. Developmental Psychology, 44(6), 1591- 1603. PMID18999324

      Neiderhiser, J.M. & Lichtenstein, P. (2008). The Twin and Offspring Study in Sweden: Advancing our understanding of genotype-environment interplay by studying twins and their families. Acta Psychologica Sinica, 40(10), 1116-1123.

      Walum, H., Westberg, L., Henningsson, S., Neiderhiser, J.M., Reiss, D., Igl, W., Ganiban, J.M., Spotts, E.L., Pedersen, N.L., Eriksson, E. & Lichtenstein, P. (2008). Genetic variation in the vasopressin receptor 1a gene (AVPR1A) associates with pair-bonding behavior in humans.  PNAS, 105(37), 14153–14156. PMID18765804

      Yuh, J., Neiderhiser, J.M., Spotts, E.L., Pedersen, N.L., Lichtenstein, P., Hansson, K., Cederblad, M., Elthammer, O. & Reiss, D. (2008). The role of temperament and social support in depressive symptoms: A twin study of mid-aged women. Journal of Affective Disorders, 106(1-2), 99-105. PMID17610958

2007:

      Feinberg, M.E., Button, T.M.M., Neiderhiser, J.M., Hetherington, E.M. & Reiss, D. (2007). Parenting and adolescent antisocial behavior and depression: Evidence for genotype x parenting environment interaction. Archives of General Psychiatry, 64, 457-465. PMID17404122

      Ganiban, J.M., Spotts, E.L., Lichtenstein, P., Khera, G., Reiss, D. & Neiderhiser, J.M. (2007).  Can genetic factors explain the spillover of warmth and negativity across family relationships? Twin Research and Human Genetics, 10(2), 299-313. PMID17564519

      Ge, X., Natsuaki, M.N., Neiderhiser, J.M. & Reiss, D. (2007). Genetic and environmental influences on pubertal timing: Results from two national sibling studies. Journal of Research in Adolescence, 17(4), 767-788.

      Leve, L.D., Neiderhiser, J.M., Ge, X., Scaramella, L.V., Conger, R.D., Reid, J.B., Shaw, D.S. & Reiss, D. (2007). The Early Growth and Development Study: A prospective adoption design. Twin Research and Human Genetics, 10(1), 84-95. (invited manuscript). PMID17539368

      Narusyte, J., Andershed, A.-K., Neiderhiser, J.M. & Lichtenstein, P. (2007). Aggression as a mediator of genetic contributions to the association between negative parent-child relationships and adolescent antisocial behavior. Journal of European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 16(2), 128-137. PMID17136502

Neiderhiser, J.M., Reiss, D. & Hetherington, E.M. (2007). The Nonshared Environment in Adolescent Development Project: A longitudinal family study of twins and siblings from adolescence to young adulthood. Twin Research and Human Genetics, 10(1), 74-83. (invited manuscript). PMID17539367

      Neiderhiser, J.M., Reiss, D., Lichtenstein, P., Spotts, E.L., & Ganiban, J. (2007). Father-adolescent relationships and the role of genotype-environment correlation. Journal of Family Psychology, 21(4), 560-571. PMID18179328

2005:

Feinberg, M.E., Neiderhiser, J.M., Reiss, D., Hetherington, E.M., & Plomin, R. (2005). Differential association of family subsystem negativity on siblings’ maladjustment: Using behavioral genetic methods to test process theory. Journal of Family Psychology, 19(4), 601-610. PMID16402875

Loehlin, J.C., Neiderhiser, J.M., & Reiss, D. (2005). Genetic and environmental components of adolescent adjustment and parental behavior: A multivariate analysis. Child Development, 76(5), 1104-1115. PMID16150005

Spotts, E.L., Lichtenstein, P., Pedersen, N.L., Neiderhiser, J.M., Hansson, K., & Reiss, D.  (2005).  Personality and marital satisfaction: A behavioral genetic analysis. European Journal of Personality, 19(3), 205-227.

Spotts, E.L., Pedersen, N.L., Neiderhiser, J.M., Reiss, D., Lichtenstein, P., Hansson, K., & Cederblad, M., (2005).  Genetic effects on women’s positive mental health: Do marital relationships and social support matter? Journal of Family Psychology, 19(3), 339-349. PMID16221014

Towers, H. & Neiderhiser, J.M. (2005). Nonshared environment. S. Purcell (Ed), Encyclopedia of Behavioral Statistics: Behavior Genetics. (invited chapter.)

2004:

Khera, G.S. & Neiderhiser, J.M. (2004). Adoption research: Past and future directions. In G. Adelman & B.H. Smith (Eds.), Neuroscience Review. Elsevier.

Neiderhiser, J.M. & Reiss, D. (2004). Family investment and child and adolescent adjustment: the role of genetic research. In A. Kalil and T. DeLeire (Eds.), Family investments in children's potential: resources and parenting behaviors that promote  success. Monographs in parenting series (M.H. Bornstein, Series Editor). Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.

Neiderhiser, J.M., Reiss, D., Pedersen, N., Lichtenstein, P., Spotts, E.L., Hansson, K., Cederblad, M. & Elthammer, O. (2004). Genetic and environmental influences on mothering of adolescents: A comparison of two samples. Developmental Psychology, 40(3), 335-351. PMID15122961

Spotts, E. L., Neiderhiser, J. M., Ganiban, J., Reiss, D., Lichtenstein, P., Hansson, K., Cederblad, M., & Pedersen, N.L. (2004). Accounting for depressive symptoms in women: A twin study of associations with interpersonal relationships. Journal of Affective Disorders, 82, 101-111. PMID15465582

Spotts, E. L., Neiderhiser, J. M., Towers, H., Hansson, K., Lichtenstein, P., Cederblad, M., Pedersen, N.L., Elthammer, O., & Reiss, D.  (2004). Genetic and environmental influences on marital relationships. Journal of Family Psychology, 18(1), 107-119. PMID14992614

2003:

Hollenstein, T., Leve, L.D., Scaramella, L.V., Milfort, R., & Neiderhiser,  J.M. (2003). Openness in adoption, knowledge of  birthparent information, and adoptive family adjustment. Adoption Quarterly, 7, 40-45.

Lichtenstein, P., Ganiban, J., Neiderhiser, J.M., Pedersen, N., Hansson, K., Cederblad, M., Elthammar, O. & Reiss, D. (2003). Remembered parental bonding in adult twins: Genetic and environmental determinants.  Behavior Genetics, 33, 397-408. PMID14574139

Loehlin, J.C., Neiderhiser, J.M., & Reiss, D. (2003). The behavior genetics of personality and the NEAD study. Journal of Research in Personality, 37(5), 373-387.

Spotts, E. & Neiderhiser, J.M. (2003).  The developmental trajectory of genotype-environment correlation: The increasing role of the individual in selecting environments. In S.A. Petrill, J. Hewitt, R. Plomin & J.C. DeFries (Eds.), The transition to early adolescence: Nature and nurture. New York, NY: Oxford University Press.

2001-2002:

Towers, H., Spotts, E.L., & Neiderhiser, J.M. (2002). Genetic and environmental influences on parenting and marital relationships: Current findings and future directions. Marriage and Family Review, 33(1), 11-29. (invited paper).

Bergeman, C.S, Neiderhiser, J.M, Pedersen, N.L., Plomin, R. (2001) Genetic and environmental influences on social support in later life: A longitudinal analysis. International Journal of Aging & Human Development, 53(2), 107-135. PMID11758722

Feinberg, M., Neiderhiser, J., Howe, G., Hetherington, E.M. (2001). Adolescent, parent, and observer perceptions of parenting: Genetic and environmental influences on shared and distinct perceptions. Child Development, 72(4), 1266-1284. PMID11480946

Liu, X., Sun, Z., Neiderhiser, J.M., Uchiyama, M., Okawa, M., & Rogan, W. (2001). Behavioral and emotional problems in Chinese adolescents: Parent and teacher reports. Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 40(7), 828-836. PMID11437022

Liu, X., Sun, Z., Neiderhiser, J.M., Uchiyama, M., Okawa, M., (2001). Low birth weight, developmental milestones, and behavioral problems in Chinese children and adolescents. Psychiatry Research, 101(2), 115-129. PMID11286815

Neiderhiser, J.M. (2001). Understanding the roles of genome and envirome: Methods in genetic epidemiology. British Journal of Psychiatry, 178(suppl. 40), s12-s17. (invited paper). PMID11315218

Reiss, D., Cederblad, M., Pedersen, N. L., Lichtenstein, P., Elthammer, O., Neiderhiser, J. M., & Hansson, K. (2001). Genetic probes of three theories of maternal adjustment: Genetic and environmental influences. Family Process, 40(3), 261-272. PMID11676268

Reiss, D., Cederblad, M., Pedersen, N. L., Lichtenstein, P., Elthammer, O., Neiderhiser, J. M., & Hansson, K. (2001). Genetic probes of three theories of maternal adjustment: Recent evidence and a model. Family Process, 40(3), 247-259. PMID11676267

Spotts, E.L., Neiderhiser, J.M., Hetherington, E.M., & Reiss, D. (2001). The relationship between observational measures of social problem-solving and antisocial behavior: Genetic and environmental influences.  Journal of Research in Adolescence, 11(4), 351-374.

Towers, H., Spotts, E.L., & Neiderhiser, J.M. (2001). Genetic and environmental influences on parenting and marital relationships: Current findings and future directions. In K. Deater-Deckard and S.A. Petrill (Eds.), Gene-environment processes in social behaviors and relationships, pp. 11-29. (invited chapter, published simultaneously in Marriage and Family Review).

Under Review

      Marceau, K.P., Neiderhiser, J.M., Lichtenstein, P. & Reiss, D. (submitted). Genetic and Environmental Influences on the Association between Pubertal Maturation and Internalizing Behavior. Journal of Research on Adolescence.

      Hajal, N.J., Neiderhiser, J.M., Moore, G.A., Leve, L.D., Shaw, D.S., Ge, X., Conger, R.D., Scaramella, L.V., Reid, J.B. & Reiss, D. (submitted). Infant Temperament, Parenting, and Marital Quality: Evidence for Gene-Environment Correlation. Developmental Psychology.

Howe, G.W., Gedzior, A.P., Weihs, K., Moreno, F. & Neiderhiser, J.M. (submitted). Higher-order structure in the trajectories of depression and anxiety following sudden involuntary unemployment. Journal of Abnormal Psychology.

      Leve, L.D., DeGarmo, D.S., Bridgett, D.J., Neiderhiser, J.M., Shaw, D.S., Harold, G.T., Natsuaki, M. & Reiss, D. (submitted). Disentangling the Relative Role of Birth Parent Influences and Early Negative Emotionality on Executive Function in Toddlers Using an Adoption Design. Developmental Psychology.

      Class, Q.A., D’Onofrio, B.M., Singh, A.L., Ganiban, J.M., Spotts, E.L., Lichtenstein, P., Reiss, D. & Neiderhiser, J.M. (submitted). Parental Depression and Offspring Perceived Self-Competence: A Quasi-Experimental Examination. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology.