Pubs

This following publications are in chronological order with the most recently published first. The publications in green text are links to the online abstract or full paper.  Just click and read about your study!

2019

Hill, P. L., Edmonds, G. W., & Jackson, J. J. (2019). Pathways linking childhood personality to later life outcomes. Childhood Development Perspectives, 13, 116-120.
Hampson, S. E. (2019). Personality development and health. In D. P. McAdams, R. L. Shiner, & J. L. Tackett (Eds.), Wiley-Blackwell encyclopedia on personality and individual differences. New York: Guilford.
Hill, P. L., Edmonds, G. W., & Hampson, S. E. (2019). A purposeful lifestyle is a healthful lifestyle: Linking sense of purpose to self-rated health through multiple health behaviors. Journal of Health Psychology, 24(10): 1392-1400

2018

Vollrath, M. E., Hampson, S. E., Péneau, S., Rolland-Cachera, M. F., & Ystrom, E. (2018). Child temperament predicts the adiposity rebound. A 9-year prospective sibling control study. PLoS ONE, 13(11) e0207279.
Hampson, S. E. & Edmonds, G. W. (2018). A new twist on old questions: A lifespan approach to the trait concept. Journal of Personality, 86, 97-108. 
Weston, S. J., Hill, P. L., Edmonds, G. W., Mroczek, D. K., and Hampson, S. E. (2018). No evidence of “healthy neuroticism” in the Hawaii Personality and Health Cohort. Annals of Behavioral Medicine

2017 – Phase 5 Grant started on September 1, 2017

Chapman, B. P., & Goldberg, L. R. (2017). Act-frequency signatures of the Big Five. Personality and Individual Differences, 116, 201-205. 
Hampson, S. E., Edmonds, G. W., & Goldberg, L. R. (2017). The Health Behavior Checklist: Factor structure in community samples and validity of a revised good health practices scale. Journal of Health Psychology, published online
Nave, C. S., Edmonds, G. W., Hampson, S. E., Murzyn, T., & Sauerberger, K. S. (2017). From Elementary School to Midlife: Childhood Personality Predicts Behavior During Cognitive Testing over Four Decades Later. Journal of Research in Personality, 67, 183-189.
McGrath, R. E., Hall-Simonds, A., & Goldberg, L. R. (2017). Are measures of character and personality distinct? Evidence from observed-score and true-score analyses. Assessment. [Epub ahead of print]
Hill, P. L. & Edmonds, G. W. (2017). Personality development in adolescence. In J. Specht (Ed.), Personality development across the lifespan (pp. 25-38). London: Academic Press.

2016

Edmonds, G. W., Hampson, S. E, Côté, H. C. F., Hill, P. L., & Klest, B. (2016). Childhood personality, betrayal trauma, and leukocyte telomere length in adulthood: A lifespan perspective on conscientiousness and betrayal traumas as predictors of a biomarker of cellular aging. European Journal of Personality, 30(5), 426-437.
Goldberg, L. R. (2016). Implementing a Mottus Index of Causal Plausibility (MICP): Let’s give it a try! (Commentary on target article by Rene Mottus, “Towards more rigorous trait-outcome research.”) European Journal of Personality, 30, 315-316.
Hampson, S. E., Edmonds, G. W., Barckley, M., Goldberg, L. R., Dubanoski, J. P., & Hillier, T. A. (2016). A Big Five approach to self-regulation: Personality traits and health trajectories in the Hawaii Longitudinal Study of Personality and Health. Psychology, Health, and Medicine, 21, 152-162. doi: 10.1080/13548506.2015.1061676.
Hampson, S. E., Edmonds, G. W., Goldberg, L. R., Barckley, M., Klest, B., Dubanoski, J. P., & Hillier, T. A. (2016). Lifetime trauma, personality traits, and health: A pathway to midlife health status. Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy, 8(4), 447-454.
Hill P. L., Edmonds, G. W., Peterson, M., Luyckx, K., & Andrews, J. A. (2016). Purpose in life in emerging adulthood: Development and validation of a new brief measure. Journal of Positive Psychology, 11, 237-245. DOI: 10.1080/17439760.2015.1048817.
Nave, C. S., Edmonds, G. W., Hampson, S. E., Murzyn, T., & Sauerberger, K. S. (2016). From Elementary School to Midlife: Childhood Personality Predicts Behavior During Cognitive Testing over Four Decades Later. Journal of Research in Personality, 67, 183-189

 2015

Edmonds, G. W., Côté, H. C. F., & Hampson, S. E. (2015). Childhood conscientiousness and leukocyte telomere length 40 years later in adult women – preliminary findings of a prospective association. PLoS One, 10(7):e0134077.
Hampson, S. E., Edmonds G. W., Goldberg, L. R., Dubanoski, J. P., & Hillier, T. A. (2015). A life-span behavioral mechanism relating childhood conscientiousness to adult clinical health. Health Psychology, 34, 887-895.
Hampson, S. E., Vollrath, M. E., & Júlíusson, P. B. (2015). Personality and overweight in 6-12-year-old children. Pediatric Obesity, 10(5): e5-e7.

 2014

Chapman, B. P., Hampson, S. E., & Clarkin, J. (2014). Personality-informed interventions for healthy aging: Conclusions from a National Institute on Aging work group. Developmental Psychology, 50(5), 1426-1441
Friedman, H. S., Kern, M. L., Hampson, S. E., & Duckworth, A. L. (2014). A new life-span approach to conscientiousness and health: Combining the pieces of the causal puzzle. Developmental Psychology, 50(5), 1377-1389
Kern, M. L., Hampson, S. E., Goldberg, L. R. & Friedman, H. (2014). Integrating prospective longitudinal data: Modeling personality and health in the Terman Life Cycle and Hawaii longitudinal studies. Developmental Psychology, 59(5), 1390-1406
Letzring, T. D., Edmonds, G. W., & Hampson, S .E. (2014) Personality Change at mid-life is associated with changes in self-rated health: Evidence from the Hawaii Personality and Health Cohort. Personality and Individual Differences, 58, 60-64.
Loehlin, J. C. & Goldberg, L. R. (2014). Do personality traits conform to lists or hierarchies? Personality and Individual Differences, 70, 51-56.
Loehlin, J. C. & Goldberg, L. R. (2014). How much is personality structure affected if one or more highest-level factors are first removed? A sequential factors approach. Personality and Individual Differences, 70, 176-182.

 2013

Edmonds, G. W., Goldberg, L. R., Hampson, S. E., & Barckley, M. (2013). Personality stability from childhood to midlife: Relating teachers’ assessments in elementary school to observer- and self-ratings 40 years later. Journal of Research in Personality, 47, 505-513
Hampson, S. E. (2013). Personality as a marker of health: a comment on Bogg and Roberts. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 45, 269-270. 
Hampson, S. E., Edmonds, G. W., Goldberg, L. R., Dubanoski, J. P., & Hillier, T. A. (2013). Childhood conscientiousness relates to objectively measured adult physical health four decades later. Health Psychology, 32(8), 925-928.
Klest, B., Freyd, J. J., Hampson, S. E., & Dubanoski, J. P. (2013). Trauma, socioeconomic resources, and self-rated Health in an ethnically diverse adult cohort. Ethnicity and Health, 18, 97-113

 2012

Hampson, S. E. (2012). Personality processes: mechanisms by which personality traits “get outside the skin.” Annual Review of Psychology, 63, 315-339.
Hampson, S. E., & Vollrath, M. E. (2012). Temperament and physical health over the lifespan. In M. Zentner & R. L. Shiner (Eds.), Handbook of temperament (pp. 581-603). New York: Guilford Press.
Klest, B., Freyd, J. J., & Foynes, M. M. (2012). Trauma exposure and posttraumatic symptoms in Hawaii: Gender, ethnicity, and social context. Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy, 5 (5), 409-416
Markowitz, E. M., Goldberg, L. R., Ashton, M. C., & Lee, K. (2012). Profiling the “pro-environmental individual”: A personality perspective. Journal of Personality, 80, 81-111.
Rentfrow, P. J., Goldberg, L. R., Stillwell, D. J., Kosinski, M., Gosling, S. D., & Levitin, D. J. (2012). The song remains the same: A replication and extension of the MUSIC model. Music Perception, 30, 161-185
Turiano, N. A., Whiteman, S. D., Hampson, S. E., Roberts, R. W., & Mroczek, D. K. (2012). Personality and substance use in midlife: The moderating effects of conscientiousness and the effects of trait change. Journal of Research in Personality, 46, 295-305
Vollrath. M. E., Hampson, S. E., & Júlíusson, P. B. (2012). Children and eating: Personality and gender are associated with obesogenic food consumption and overweight in 6- to 12-year-olds. Appetite, 58, 1113-1117
Vollrath, M. E., Stene-Larsen, K., Tonstad, S., Rothbart, M. K., & Hampson, S. E. (2012). Associations between temperament at age 1.5 years and obesogenic diet at ages 3 and 7 years. Journal of Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics, 33(9), 721–727

 2011

Chapman, B. P., & Goldberg, L. R. (2011). Replicability and 40-year predictive power of childhood ARC types. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 101, 593-506.
Kuncel, N. R., Goldberg, L. R., & Kiger, T. (2011). A plea for process in personality prevarication. Human Performance, 24, 373-378
Nave, C. S. (2011). Long-term stability of personality: Implications for behavior. Unpublished doctoral dissertation. University of California, Riverside, California.
Rentfrow, P. J., Goldberg, L. R., & Levitin, D. J. (2011). The structure of musical preferences: A five-factor model. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 100, 1139-1157.
Rentfrow, P. J., Goldberg, L. R., & Zilca, R. (2011). Listening, watching, and reading: The structure and correlates of entertainment preferences. Journal of Personality. 79, 223-258
Vollrath, M. E., Tonstad, S., Rothbart, M. K., & Hampson, S. E. (2011). Infant temperament is associated with potentially obesogenic diet at 18 months. International Journal of Pediatric Obesity, 6(2-2), e408-e414.

 2010

Goldberg, L. R. (2010). Personality, demographics, and self-reported behavioral acts: The development of avocational interest scales from estimates of the amount of time spent in interest-related activities. In C. R. Agnew, D. E. Carlston, W. G. Graziano, & J. R. Kelly (Eds.), Then a miracle occurs: Focusing on behavior in social psychological theory and research (pp. 205-226). New York: Oxford University Press.
Hampson, S. E., Tildesley, E., Andrews, J. A., Luyckx, K., & Mroczek, D. K. (2010). The relation of change in hostility and sociability during childhood to substance use in mid adolescence. Journal of Research in Personality, 44, 103-114
Hampson, S. E., Tonstad, S., Irgens, L. M., Meltzer, H. M., & Vollrath, M. (2010). Mothers’ negative affectivity during pregnancy and food choices for their infants. International Journal of Obesity, 34, 327-331.
Nave, C. S., Sherman, R. A., Funder, D. C., Hampson, S. E., & Goldberg, L. R. (2010). On the contextual independence of personality: Teachers’ assessments predict directly observed behavior after four decades. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 1, 327-334
Pozzebon, J. A., Visser, B. A., Ashton, M. C., Lee, K., & Goldberg, L. R. (2010). Psychometric characteristics of a public-domain self-report measure of vocational interests: The Oregon Vocational Interest Scales. Journal of Personality Assessment, 92, 168-174
Rammstedt, B., Goldberg, L. R., & Borg, I. (2010). The measurement equivalence of Big-Five factor markers for persons with different levels of education. Journal of Research in Personality, 44, 53-61.
Woods, S. A., & Hampson, S. E. (2010). Predicting adult occupational environments from gender and childhood personality traits. Journal of Applied Psychology, 95, 1045-1057.

 2009

Ashton, M. C., Lee, K., Goldberg, L. R., & de Vries, R. E. (2009). Higher-order factors of personality: Do they exist? Personality and Social Psychology Review, 13, 79-91.
Brown, D. E., Hampson, S. E., Dubanoski, J. P., Stone Murai, A., & Hillier, T. A. (2009). Effects of ethnicity and socioeconomic status on body composition in an admixed, multiethnic population in Hawaii. American Journal of Human Biology. 21, 383-388.
Goldberg, L. R. (2009). How to win a career achievement award in five easy lessons. Journal of Personality Assessment, 91, 506-517
Hampson, S. E., Goldberg, L. R., Vogt, T. M., Hillier, T. A., & Dubanoski, J. P. (2009). Using physiological dysregulation to assess global health status: Associations with self-rated health and health behaviors. Journal of Health Psychology, 14, 232-241.
Klest, B. K. (2009). Trauma, posttraumatic symptoms, and health in Hawaii: Gender, ethnicity, and social context. Unpublished doctoral dissertation. University of Oregon, Oregon.

 2008

Farmer, R. F., & Goldberg, L. R. (2008). A psychometric evaluation of the Revised Temperament and Character Inventory (TCI-R) and the TCI-140. Psychological Assessment, 20, 281-291.
Farmer, R. F., & Goldberg, L. R. (2008). Brain modules, personality layers, planes of being, spiral structures, and the equally implausible distinction between TCI-R “temperament” and “character” scales: Reply to Cloninger. Psychological Assessment, 20, 300-304.
Goldberg, L. R., Lee, K., & Ashton, M. C. (2008). Comment on Anderson and Ones (2008). European Journal of Personality, 22, 151-156.
Hampson, S. E. (2008). Mechanisms by which childhood personality traits influence adult well-being. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 17, 264-268.
Hampson, S. E., & Friedman, H. S. (2008). Personality and health: A lifespan perspective. In O. P. John, R. Robins, & L. Pervin (Eds.), The handbook of personality: Theory and research (3rd ed., pp. 770-794). New York: Guilford.
Zheng, L., Goldberg, L. R., Zheng, Y., Zhao, Y., Tang, Y., & Liu, L. (2008). Reliability and concurrent validation of the IPIP Big-Five factor markers in China: Consistencies in factor structure between Internet-obtained heterosexual and homosexual samples. Personality and Individual Differences, 45, 649-654.

 2007

Hampson, S. E., Goldberg, L. R., Vogt, T. M., & Dubanoski, J. P. (2007). Mechanisms by which childhood personality traits influence adult health status: Educational attainment and healthy behaviors. Health Psychology, 26, 121-125.
Kanazawa, A., White, P. M., & Hampson, S. E. (2007). Ethnic variation in depressive symptoms in a community sample in Hawaii. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 13, 35-44.
Roberts, B. W., Kuncel, N. R., Shiner, R., Caspi, A., & Goldberg, L. R. (2007). The power of personality: The comparative validity of personality traits, socioeconomic status, and cognitive ability for predicting important life outcomes. Perspectives on Psychological Science, 2, 313-345.

2006

Hampson, S. E., & Goldberg, L. R. (2006). A first large-cohort study of personality-trait stability over the 40 years between elementary school and midlife. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 91, 763-779. PMCID: PMC2247365
Hampson, S. E., Goldberg, L. R., Vogt, T. M., & Dubanoski, J. P. (2006). Forty years on: Teachers’ assessments of children’s personality traits predict self-reported health behaviors and outcomes at midlife. Health Psychology, 25(1), 57-64. PMCID: PMC1363685

2001

Goldberg, L. R. (2001). Analyses of Digman’s child-personality data: Derivation of Big-Five factor scores from each of six samples. Journal of Personality, 69, 5, 709-743.
Hampson, S. E., Dubanoski, J. P., Hamada, W., Marsella, A. J., Matsukawa, J., Suarez, E., & Goldberg, L. R. (2001). Where are they now? Locating former elementary-school students after nearly 40 years for a longitudinal study of personality and health. Journal of Research in Personality, 35, 375-387.

2000

Marsella, A.J., Dubanoski, J. P., Hamada, W. C., & Morse, H. (2000). The measurement of personality across cultures: Historical, conceptual, and methodological issues and considerations. American Behavioral Scientist, 44, 41-62