Josh Jackson, PhD

Rosenzweig Associate Professor in Personality Science, Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Arts & Sciences
Keywords:
aging, data science, health behavior, longitudinal study, social support & network

Dr. Jackson studies how personality serves as a risk factor for premature mortality and a number of serious illnesses and diseases. His investigations of the pathways between personality and health outcomes examine biophysiological, social, behavioral, and cognitive mechanisms. Dr. Jackson’s studies are typically conducted using large scale longitudinal datasets.