Colin G DeYoung

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Higher-order factors of the Big Five in a multi-informant sample
    Colin G DeYoung
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 91:1138-51. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Between facets and domains: 10 aspects of the Big Five
    Colin G DeYoung
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 93:880-96. 2007
  3. pmc The dopamine D4 receptor gene and moderation of the association between externalizing behavior and IQ
    Colin G DeYoung
    Department of Psychology, and Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:1410-6. 2006
  4. pmc Variation in the catechol-O-methyltransferase Val 158 Met polymorphism associated with conduct disorder and ADHD symptoms, among adolescent male delinquents
    Colin G DeYoung
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Minnesota, USA
    Psychiatr Genet 20:20-4. 2010
  5. pmc Intellect as distinct from Openness: differences revealed by fMRI of working memory
    Colin G DeYoung
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 97:883-92. 2009
  6. doi request reprint A gene-brain-cognition pathway: prefrontal activity mediates the effect of COMT on cognitive control and IQ
    Adam E Green
    Department of Psychology, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    Cereb Cortex 23:552-9. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Externalizing behavior and the higher order factors of the Big Five
    Colin G DeYoung
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus, 75 East River Road, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 117:947-53. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Individual differences in delay discounting: relation to intelligence, working memory, and anterior prefrontal cortex
    Noah A Shamosh
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    Psychol Sci 19:904-11. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Metatraits of the Big Five differentially predict engagement and restraint of behavior
    Jacob B Hirsh
    Department of Psychology, Sidney Smith Hall, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON M5S3G3, Canada
    J Pers 77:1085-102. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Interaction of COMT val158met and externalizing behavior: relation to prefrontal brain activity and behavioral performance
    Zarrar Shehzad
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    Neuroimage 60:2158-68. 2012

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Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Higher-order factors of the Big Five in a multi-informant sample
    Colin G DeYoung
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 91:1138-51. 2006
    ..In conclusion, an interpretation of the higher-order factors is discussed, including possible neurobiological substrates...
  2. ncbi request reprint Between facets and domains: 10 aspects of the Big Five
    Colin G DeYoung
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 93:880-96. 2007
    ..L. Jang et al., 2002). The correspondence was strong enough to suggest that the 10 aspects of the Big Five may have distinct biological substrates...
  3. pmc The dopamine D4 receptor gene and moderation of the association between externalizing behavior and IQ
    Colin G DeYoung
    Department of Psychology, and Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:1410-6. 2006
    ..The 7-repeat allele of the dopamine D4 receptor gene produces less efficient receptors, relative to other alleles, and this may alter the effects of dopamine on cognitive function...
  4. pmc Variation in the catechol-O-methyltransferase Val 158 Met polymorphism associated with conduct disorder and ADHD symptoms, among adolescent male delinquents
    Colin G DeYoung
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Minnesota, USA
    Psychiatr Genet 20:20-4. 2010
    ..In addition, because previous research suggests that COMT may be associated with ADHD in males, association between COMT and ADHD symptoms was examined...
  5. pmc Intellect as distinct from Openness: differences revealed by fMRI of working memory
    Colin G DeYoung
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 97:883-92. 2009
    ..Intellect was also correlated significantly with scores on tests of intelligence and WM capacity, but the association of Intellect with brain activity could not be entirely explained by cognitive ability...
  6. doi request reprint A gene-brain-cognition pathway: prefrontal activity mediates the effect of COMT on cognitive control and IQ
    Adam E Green
    Department of Psychology, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    Cereb Cortex 23:552-9. 2013
    ..Results provide evidence for gene-brain-cognition mediation and help delineate a pathway by which gene expression contributes to intelligence...
  7. doi request reprint Externalizing behavior and the higher order factors of the Big Five
    Colin G DeYoung
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus, 75 East River Road, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 117:947-53. 2008
    ..As hypothesized, externalizing behavior was characterized by low Stability, high Plasticity, and low cognitive ability...
  8. doi request reprint Individual differences in delay discounting: relation to intelligence, working memory, and anterior prefrontal cortex
    Noah A Shamosh
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    Psychol Sci 19:904-11. 2008
    ..Overall, the results suggest that delay discounting is associated with intelligence in part because of processes instantiated in anterior prefrontal cortex, a region known to support the integration of diverse information...
  9. doi request reprint Metatraits of the Big Five differentially predict engagement and restraint of behavior
    Jacob B Hirsh
    Department of Psychology, Sidney Smith Hall, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON M5S3G3, Canada
    J Pers 77:1085-102. 2009
    ..At the broadest level of description, variation in human personality appears to reflect engagement and restraint of behavior...
  10. doi request reprint Interaction of COMT val158met and externalizing behavior: relation to prefrontal brain activity and behavioral performance
    Zarrar Shehzad
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    Neuroimage 60:2158-68. 2012
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  11. doi request reprint Implicit learning as an ability
    Scott Barry Kaufman
    Yale University, Department of Psychology, PO Box 208205, New Haven, CT 06520 8205, USA
    Cognition 116:321-40. 2010
    ..We discuss the implications of implicit learning as an ability for dual-process theories of cognition, intelligence, personality, skill learning, complex cognition, and language acquisition...
  12. doi request reprint The gene in its natural habitat: the importance of gene-trait interactions
    Colin G DeYoung
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 24:1307-18. 2012
    ..We describe the nature and significance of G × T interactions for understanding psychopathology and normal trait variation, which are illustrated with empirical examples...
  13. doi request reprint Compassionate liberals and polite conservatives: associations of agreeableness with political ideology and moral values
    Jacob B Hirsh
    University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 36:655-64. 2010
    ..These findings contribute to a more nuanced understanding of personality's relation to political attitudes and values...
  14. ncbi request reprint Sources of openness/intellect: cognitive and neuropsychological correlates of the fifth factor of personality
    Colin G DeYoung
    Department of Psychology, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Pers 73:825-58. 2005
    ..Additionally, facet level analysis supported the characterization of Openness/Intellect as a primarily cognitive trait...
  15. ncbi request reprint Self-liking and self-competence separate self-evaluation from self-deception: associations with personality, ability, and achievement
    Raymond A Mar
    Department of Psychology, University of Toronto, Canada
    J Pers 74:1047-78. 2006
    ..It is concluded that, along with self-liking, self-competence is a useful form of self-evaluation that should be measured and taken into account in research that has traditionally focused on self-esteem...
  16. ncbi request reprint Exploring interactive effects of genes and environments in etiology of individual differences in reading comprehension
    Elena L Grigorenko
    Child Study Center, Yale University, 230 South Frontage Road, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 19:1089-103. 2007
    ..These findings were supported by the results of the haplotype analyses, in which the four investigated polymorphisms were considered simultaneously...
  17. doi request reprint Extraversion and behavioral activation: integrating the components of approach
    Lena C Quilty
    a Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Pers Assess 96:87-94. 2014
    ..Further, results support the construct validity of the Assertiveness and Enthusiasm aspect scales of the Big Five Aspect Scales to assess traits at this level of the personality hierarchy. ..
  18. doi request reprint How to produce personality neuroscience research with high statistical power and low additional cost
    Raymond A Mar
    Department of Psychology, York University, 4700 Keele St W, Toronto, ON, M5T2X5, Canada
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 13:674-85. 2013
    ..It can also be implemented at a large scale across institutions, although doing so would entail a number of additional complications. ..
  19. doi request reprint Toward scientifically useful quantitative models of psychopathology: the importance of a comparative approach
    Robert F Krueger
    Department of Psychology, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130 4899, USA
    Behav Brain Sci 33:163-4. 2010
    ..Latent variable models have proven generative in studying psychopathology and its external correlates, and we doubt network models will prove as useful for psychopathology research...
  20. pmc Gender Differences in Personality across the Ten Aspects of the Big Five
    Yanna J Weisberg
    Department of Psychology, Linfield College McMinnville, OR, USA
    Front Psychol 2:178. 2011
    ..These findings clarify the nature of gender differences in personality and highlight the utility of measuring personality at the aspect level...
  21. doi request reprint Using genetic data in cognitive neuroscience: from growing pains to genuine insights
    Adam E Green
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8205, USA
    Nat Rev Neurosci 9:710-20. 2008
    ..The growing pains of this emerging field are evident, yet there are also reasons for a measured optimism...
  22. ncbi request reprint Attitudes to the right- and left: frontal ERP asymmetries associated with stimulus valence and processing goals
    William A Cunningham
    Department of Psychology, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Neuroimage 28:827-34. 2005
    ..These data are consistent with a model in which discrete regions of prefrontal cortex (PFC) are specialized for the evaluative processing of positive and negative stimuli...
  23. doi request reprint Multiple bases of human intelligence revealed by cortical thickness and neural activation
    Yu Yong Choi
    School of Biological Sciences, Interdisciplinary Program in Brain Science, Seoul National University, Seoul 151 742, Korea
    J Neurosci 28:10323-9. 2008
    ..The data compel a nuanced view of the neurobiology of intelligence, providing the most persuasive evidence to date for theories emphasizing multiple distributed brain regions differing in function...

Research Grants2

  1. Neural Mechanisms of Cognition in ADHD and Externalizing Behavior
    COLIN DEYOUNG; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Three of these consist of children (incarcerated or diagnosed with ADHD), who have been genotyped for DRD4 polymorphisms, while a fourth consists of healthy adults with fMRI data. ..