Jaime Lane Derringer

Assistant Professor

Research Interests

  • Individual Differences
  • Behavior Genetics
  • Measurement
  • Gene-Environment Interaction


Post Doc, Institute for Behavioral Genetics, University of Colorado
Psychology, Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Recent Publications

Hudson, N. W., Derringer, J. L., & Briley, D. A. (2019). Do people know how they've changed? A longitudinal investigation of volitional personality change and participants’ retrospective perceptions thereof. Journal of Research in Personality, 83, [103879]. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jrp.2019.103879

Hudson, N. W., Briley, D. A., Chopik, W. J., & Derringer, J. L. (2019). You have to follow through: Attaining behavioral change goals predicts volitional personality change. Journal of personality and social psychology, 117(4), 839-857. https://doi.org/10.1037/pspp0000221

the 23andMe Research Team, The Substance Use Disorders Working Group of the Psychiatric Genomics Consortium, & International Cannabis Consortium (2019). Author Correction: GWAS of lifetime cannabis use reveals new risk loci, genetic overlap with psychiatric traits, and a causal effect of schizophrenia liability (Nature Neuroscience, (2018), 21, 9, (1161-1170), 10.1038/s41593-018-0206-1). Nature Neuroscience, 22(7). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41593-019-0402-7

Border, R., Smolen, A., Corley, R. P., Stallings, M. C., Brown, S. A., Conger, R. D., ... Evans, L. M. (2019). Imputation of behavioral candidate gene repeat variants in 486,551 publicly-available UK Biobank individuals. European Journal of Human Genetics, 27(6), 963-969. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41431-019-0349-x

Briley, D. A., Livengood, J. M., Derringer, J. L., Tucker-Drob, E. M., Fraley, R. C., & Roberts, B. W. (2019). Interpreting Behavior Genetic Models: Seven Developmental Processes to Understand. Behavior genetics, 49(2), 196-210. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10519-018-9939-6

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