Research articles

Hennefield, L., Hwang, H.G., Weston, S.J. & Povinelli, D.J. (2018). Meta-analytic techniques reveal that corvid causal reasoning in Aesop’s Fables tasks is driven by trial-and-error learning. Animal Cognition. (in press). DOI: 10.1007/s10071-018-1206-y

Weston, S.J., Hill, P.L., Edmonds, G.W., Mroczek, D.K., & Hampson, S.E. (2018). No evidence of “healthy neuroticism” in the Hawaii Personality and Health Cohort. Annals of Behavioral Medicine. (in press).
Preprint. Code and Supplementary Material.

Weston, S.J., Gladstone, J.J., Graham, E.K., Mroczek, D.M., & Condon, D.M. (2018). Who are the Scrooges? The personality predictors of holiday spending. Social Psychological and Personality Science. (in press).
Preprint. Code and Supplementary Material. Preregistration

Rosenberg, A.R., Weston, S.J., Deshields, T., Fields., R.C., Linette, G.P., Cornelius, L.A., & Semenov, Y.R. (in press). Health-related quality of life in patients with malignant melanoma by stage and treatment status. Journal of Investigative Dermatology.

Hill P.L. & Weston, S.J. (in press). Evaluating eight-year trajectories for sense of purpose in the Health and Retirement Study. Aging and Mental Health.

Weston, S.J. & Jackson, J.J. (in press). The role of vigilance in the relationship between neuroticism and health: A registered report. Journal of Research in Personality. DOI: 10.1016/j.jrp.2017.10.005, Data and code, Preregistration, Preprint

Condon, D.M., Weston, S.J., & Hill, P.L. (in press). Reconsidering what is vital about vital signs in electronic health records: comment on Matthews et al. American Psychologist. DOI: 10.17605/

Jackson, J.J., Weston, S.J. & Shultz, L. (2017). Personality development and health. In J. Specht (Ed.), Handbook of personality development. (pp. 371-384). London, U.K: Academic Press.

Hill, P.L., Weston, S.J. & Jackson, J.J. (2017). The co-development of perceived support and the big five in middle and older adulthood. International Journal of Behavioral Development. DOI: 10.1177/0165025417690262

Weston, S.J. & Jackson, J.J. (2016). In defense of the trait: A comment on Mõttus (2016). European Journal of Personality. DOI: 10.1002/per.2041

Weston, S.J. & Jackson, J.J. (2016). How do people respond to health news? The role of personality traits. Psychology and Health, 31(6), 637-654. DOI: 10.17605/

Weston, S.J., Cox, K.S., Condon, D.M., & Jackson, J.J. (2015). A comparison of human narrative coding of redemption and automated linguistic analysis for understanding life stories. Journal of Personality, 84(5), 594-606. doi:10.1111/jopy.12183

Weston, S.J., Hill, P.L. & Jackson, J.J. (2015). Personality traits predict the onset of disease. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 6(3), 309-317. DOI: 10.1177/1948550614553248

Hill, P.L., Weston, S.J., & Jackson, J.J. (2015). Connecting social environment variables to the onset of major specific health outcomes. Psychology and Health, 29(7). 753-767. DOI: 10.1080/08870446.2014.884221

 Weston, S.J. & Jackson, J.J. (2014). Identification of the healthy neurotic: Personality traits predict smoking after disease onset. Journal of Research in Personality, 54, 61-69. DOI: 10.1016/j.jrp.2014.04.008