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Steve S. Lee
Associate Professor
President-elect, Society for Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology (APA Division 53)
Ph. D.,
University of California, Berkeley
Primary Area:
Clinical Psychology
1225 Franz Hall
(310) 794-5921
Research and Teaching Interests:

My research uses the principles/methods of developmental psychopathology to understand the etiology of ADHD and disruptive behavior disorders, particularly within the context of longitudinal designs. This work has 3 principle components: (1) Testing gene-environment correlations and interactions for child conduct problems and negative maternal parenting behavior; (2) Identifying predictors of persistence and desistance of child conduct problems, exploring sex differences in antisocial behavior, and developing clinically significant measures of child outcome; and (3) Using translational research strategies to identify strong phenotypes that are impaired across multiple forms of psychopathology.