Nigg, J.T., Silk, K.R., Westen, D., Lohr, N.E., Gold, L.J., Ogata, S., & Goodrich, S. (1991) Object relations in the early memories of sexually abused borderline subjects. American Journal of Psychiatry, 148, 864-869.

Nigg, J.T., Lohr, N.E., Westen, D., Gold, L.J., & Silk, K.R. (1992). Malevolent object representations in borderline personality disorder and major depression. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 101, 61-67.

Baker, L., Silk, K.R., Westen, D., Nigg, J.T., & Lohr, N.E. (1992). Malevolence, splitting, and parental ratings by borderline patients. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 180, 258-264.

Jones, E.E., Ghannam, J., Nigg, J.T., & Dyer, J. (1993). A paradigm for single case research: The time series study of a long-term psychotherapy for depression. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 61, 381-394.

Nigg, J.T., & Goldsmith, H.H. (1994). Genetics of personality disorders: Perspectives from personality and psychopathology research. Psychological Bulletin, 115, 346-380.

Carte, E.C., Nigg, J.T., & Hinshaw, S.P. (1996). Neuropsychological functioning, motor speed, and language processing in boys with and without ADHD. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 24, 481-498.

Nigg, J.T., Hinshaw, S.P., & Halperin J.M. (1996). The Continuous Performance Task in boys with ADHD: Methylphenidate dose response and relations to observed behaviors. Journal of Clinical Child Psychology, 25, 330-340.




†Silk, K.R., Nigg, J.T., Westen, D., & Lohr, N.E. (1997). Severity of childhood sexual abuse, borderline symptoms, and familial environment. In M. Zanarini (Ed.), The role of sexual abuse in the etiology of borderline personality disorder (pp. 131-163). Washington, D.C.: American Psychiatric Press.

Nigg, J.T., Swanson, J., & Hinshaw, S.P. (1997). Covert visual spatial attention in boys with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: lateral effects, methylphenidate response and results for parents. Neuropsychologia, 35, 165-176.

Hinshaw, S.P., Zupan, B.A., Simmel, C., Nigg, J.T., & Melnick, S.M. (1997). Peer status in boys with and without attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: Predictions from overt and covert antisocial behavior, social isolation, and authoritative parenting beliefs. Child Development, 68, 880-896.




Nigg, J.T. & Goldsmith, H.H. (1998). Developmental psychopathology, personality and temperament: Reflections of recent behavioral genetics research.. Human Biology, 70, 387-412.

Nigg, J.T. & Hinshaw, S.P. (1998). Parent personality traits and psychopathology associated with antisocial behaviors in childhood. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 39, 145-160.

Nigg, J.T., Hinshaw, S.P., Carte, E.T., & Treuting, J.J. (1998). Neuropsychological correlates of childhood ADHD: explained by comorbid disruptive behavior or reading problems? Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 107, 468-480.




†Hinshaw, S.P., & Nigg, J.T. (1999). Behavior rating scales in the assessment of disruptive behavior disorders in childhood. In D. Shaffer, J. Richters, & C.P. Lucas (Eds.), Diagnostic assessment in child and adolescent psychopathology (pp. 91-126). New York: Guilford.

Nigg, J.T., Quamma, J.P., Greenberg, M., & Kusche, C. (1999). A two year longitudinal study of neuropsychological and cognitive performance in relation to behavioral problems and competencies in elementary school children. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 27, 51-63.

Nigg, J.T. (1999). The ADHD response inhibition deficit as measured by the Stop Task: Replication with DSM-IV combined type, extension, and qualification. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 27, 391-400.



Nigg, J.T. (2000). On inhibition/disinhibition in developmental psychopathology: Views from cognitive and personality psychology and a working inhibition taxonomy. Psychological Bulletin, 126, 220-246.




Nigg, J.T. (2001). Is ADHD an inhibitory disorder? Psychological Bulletin, 127, 571-598.

Nigg, J.T., & Rappley, M.D. (2001). Interventions for attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder: Perspectives for counselors. In E.R. Welfel & R.E. Ingersoll (Eds.), The Mental Health Desk Reference (pp. 183-190). New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

*Podolski, C.L., & Nigg, J.T. (2001). Parent stress and coping in relation to child ADHD severity and associated child disruptive behavior problems. J Clinical Child Psychology, 30, 501-511.




Nigg, J.T., Blaskey, L., Huang-Pollock, C., & Rappley, M.D. (2002). Neuropsychological executive functions and ADHD DSM-IV subtypes. J American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 41, 59-66.

Nigg, J.T., Butler, K.M., Huang-Pollock, C.L., & Henderson, J.M. (2002). Inhibitory processes in adults with persistent childhood onset ADHD. J Consulting Clinical Psychology, 70, 153-157.

*Huang-Pollock, C.L., Carr, T.H., & Nigg, J.T. (2002). Development of selective attention: Perceptual load influences early versus late attentional selection in children and adults. Developmental Psychology, 38, 363-375.

Nigg, J.T., John, O.P. Blaskey, L.G., Huang-Pollock, C.L., Willcutt, E.G., Hinshaw, S.P., & Pennington, B. (2002). Big five dimensions and ADHD symptoms: Links between personality traits and clinical symptoms. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 83, 451-469.

Nigg, J.T., Blaskey, L.B., Huang-Pollock, C., & John, O.P. (2002). ADHD and personality traits: Is ADHD an extreme personality trait? The ADHD Report, 10 (1), 6-11.




Nigg, J.T., & Huang-Pollock, C.L. (2003). An early onset model of the role of executive functions and intelligence in conduct disorder/delinquency. In B.B. Lahey, T. Moffitt, & A. Caspi (Eds.), The Causes of Conduct Disorder and Serious Juvenile Delinquency (pp. 227-253). New York: Guilford.

Nigg, J.T. (2003). ADHD: Guides for the perplexed reflect the state of the field: Book commentary. Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, 32, 302-308.

*Huang-Pollock, C.L., & Nigg, J.T. (2003). Searching for the attention deficit in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: The case of visuospatial orienting. Clinical Psychology Review, 23, 801-830.

Nigg, J.T. (2003). Response inhibition and disruptive behaviors: Toward a multi-process conception of etiological heterogeneity for ADHD combined type and conduct disorder early onset type. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1008 (pp. 170-182). New York: New York Academy of Sciences.

*Stawicki, J.A., & Nigg, J.T. (2003). Familial psychiatric disorder in child DSM-IV ADHD: Moderation by child gender. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1008 (pp. 293-296). New York: New York Academy of Sciences.

Nigg J.T. & Goldsmith, H.H. (2003) Personality and temperament. In D.N. Cooper (Ed.), Nature Encyclopedia of the Human Genome, Vol. 4, pp. 549-556. London: Nature Publishing.




Nigg, J.T., Goldsmith, H.H., & Sachek, J. (2004). Temperament and attention-deficit /hyperactivity disorder: The development of a multiple pathway model. Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, 33, 42-53.

Nigg, J.T., Glass, J.M., Wong, M.M., Poon, E., Jester, J.M., Fitzgerald, H.E., Puttler, L.I., Adams, K.M., & Zucker, R.A. (2004). Neuropsychological executive function in children at elevated risk for alcoholism: Findings in early adolescence. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 113, 302-314.

†Swanson, J.M., Casey, B.J., Nigg, J.T., Castellanos, F.X., Volkow, N.D., & Taylor, E. (2004). Clinical and cognitive definitions of attention deficits in children with attention-deficit /hyperactivity disorder. In M.I. Posner (Ed.), Cognitive neuroscience of attention (pp. 430-446). New York: Guilford Press.

Nigg, J.T., Blaskey, L., Stawicki, J., & Sachek, J. (2004). Evaluating the endophenotype model of ADHD neuropsychological deficit: Results for parents and siblings of children with DSM-IV ADHD Combined and Inattentive Subtypes. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 113,614-625.

*Huang-Pollock, C.L., Nigg, J.T., & Carr, T.H. (2004). Deficient attention is hard to find: Applying the perceptual load model of selective attention to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder subtypes. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 46, 1211-1218.

*Park, L., Nigg, J.T., Waldman, I., Nummy, K.A., Huang-Pollock, C., Rappley, M., & Friderici, K. (2004). Association and linkage of a-2A adrenergic receptor gene polymorphisms with childhood ADHD. Molecular Psychiatry,10, 572-580.





*Jester, J.M., Nigg, J.T., Adams, K., Fitzgerald, H.E., Puttler, L.I., Wong, M.M., & Zucker, R.A. (2005). Inattention/Hyperactivity and aggression from early childhood to adolescence: Heterogeneity of trajectories and differential influence of family environment characteristics. Development and Psychopathology, 17, 99-125.

Coghill, D., Nigg, J., Rothenberger, A., Sonuga-Barke, E., & Tannock, R. (2005). Whither causal models in the neuroscience of ADHD? Developmental Science, 8, 105-114

Nigg, J.T. (2005). What role might environmental contaminants play in ADHD? The ADHD Report, 13 (2), 6-7, 12-16.

Nigg, J.T. (2005). Neuropsychologic theory and findings in ADHD: The state of the field and salient challenges for the coming decade. Biological Psychiatry, 57, 1424-1435.

Nigg, J.T., Willcutt, E., Doyle, A.E., & Sonuga-Barke, J.S. (2005). Causal heterogeneity in ADHD: Do we need a neuropsychologically impaired subtypes? Biological Psychiatry, 57, 1224-1230.

Willcutt, E.G., Doyle, A.E., Nigg, J.T., Faraone, S.V., & Pennington, B.F. (2005). Validity of the executive function theory of ADHD:  meta-analytic review. Biological Psychiatry, 57, 1336-1346.

Doyle, A.E., Faraone, S.V., Seidman, L.J., Willcutt, E., Nigg, J.T., Waldman, I.D., Pennington, B., Peart, J., & Biederman, J. (2005). Are endophenotypes based on measures of executive functions useful for molecular genetic studies of ADHD? J Child Psychology Psychiatry, 46, 774-803.

Nigg, J.T. (2005). Reinforcement gradient, response inhibition, genetic versus experiential effects, and multiple pathways to ADHD (Commentary). Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 28,437-438.

*Counts, C.A., Nigg, J.T., Stawicki, J.A., Rappley, M.D., & Von Eye, A. (2005). Family adversity in DSM-IV ADHD combined and inattentive subtypes and associated disruptive behavior problems. Journal American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 44, 690-698.

Nigg, J.T., & Casey, B.J. (2005). An integrative theory of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder based on the cognitive and affective neurosciences. Development and Psychopathology, 17, 785-806.

Nigg, J.T., Stavro, G., Ettenhofer, M., Hambrick, D., Miller, T., & Henderson, J.M. (2005). Executive functions and ADHD in adults: Evidence for selective effects on ADHD symptom domains. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 114, 706-717.

Nigg, J.T., Silk, K., Stavro, G., & Miller, T. (2005). Disinhibition and borderline personality disorder. Development and Psychopathology, 17, 1129-1150.




Nigg, J.T. (2006). Attention deficits and hyperactivity-impulsivity in children: A multilevel overview of causes and mechanisms. In H.E. Fitzgerald, B.M. Lester, & B. Zuckerman (Eds.), The Crisis in Youth Mental Health--Critical Issues and Effective Programs, Vol 1: Childhood Disorders (pp. 157-182). Westport, CT: Praeger.

Nigg, J.T., Hinshaw, S.P., & Huang-Pollack, C. (2006). Disorders of attention and impulse regulation. In D. Cicchetti & D. Cohen (Eds.), Developmental psychopathology, 2nd ed. (pp 358-403). New York: Wiley.

*Sheridan, L.K., Fitzgerald, H.E., Adams, K.M., Nigg, J.T., Martel, M.M., Puttler, L.I., Wong, M.M., & Zucker, R.A. (2006). Normative Symbol Digit Modalities Test performance in a community-based sample. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 21, 23-28.

Glass, J.M., Adams, K.M., Nigg, J.T., Wong, M.M., Puttler, L.I., Buu, A., Jester, J.M., Fitzgerald, H.E., & Zucker, R.A. (2006). Smoking is associated with neurocognitive deficits in alcoholism. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 82, 119-126.

Nigg, J.T. (2006). Attention, control, and task difficulty in ADHD (Commentary). British Journal of Developmental Psychology, 23, 513-516.

Nigg, J.T., Wong, M.M., Martel, M., Jester, J.M., Puttler, L.I., Glass, J.M., Adams, K.M., Fitzgerald, H.E., & Zucker, R.A. (2006). Poor response inhibition as a predictor of problem drinking and illicit drug use in adolescents at risk for alcoholism and other substance use disorders. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 45, 468-475.

Zucker, R.A., Wong, M.M., Clark, D.B., Leonard, K.E., Schulenberg, J.E., Cornelius, J.R.,  Fitzgerald, H.E., Homish, G.G., Merline, A., Nigg, J.T., O'Malley, P.M., &  Puttler, L.I. (2006). Predicting risky drinking outcomes longitudinally: what kind of advance notice can we get? Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 30, 243-252. Nigg, J.T. (2006). Temperament and developmental psychopathology. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 47, 395-422.Waldman, I.D.,

Nigg, J.T., Gizer, I.R., Park, L., Rappley, M.D., & Friderici, K. (2006). The adrenergic receptor 2-A gene (ADRA2A) and neuropsychological executive functions as putative endophenotypes for childhood ADHD. Cognitive, Affective, and Behavioral Neuroscience, 6, 18-30.

*Stawicki, J.A., Nigg, J.T., & von Eye, A. (2006). Family psychiatric history evidence on the nosological relations of DSM-IV ADHD Combined and Inattentive subtypes: New data and meta-analysis. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 47, 935-945.

Wong, M.M., Nigg, J.T., Zucker, R.A., Puttler, L.I., Fitzgerald, H.E., Jester, J.M., Glass, J.M., & Adams, K. (2006). Behavioral control and resiliency in the onset of alcohol and illicit drug use: A prospective study from preschool to adolescence. Child Development, 77, 1016-1033.

*Carr, L.A., Nigg, J.T., & Henderson, J.M. (2006). Attentional versus motor inhibition in adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Neuropsychology, 20, 430-441.

*Martel, M.M., & Nigg, J.T. (2006). Child ADHD and personality/temperament traits of reactive and effortful control, resiliency, and emotionality. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 47, 1175-1183.

Huang-Pollock, C., Nigg, J.T., & Halperin, J. (2006). Single dissociation findings of ADHD deficits in vigilance but not anterior or posterior attention systems. Neuropsychology, 20, 420-429



*Stavro, G., Ettenhofer, M., & Nigg, J.T. (2007). Executive functions and adaptive functioning in young adult ADHD. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 13, 324-334.

Nigg, J.T., & Breslau, N. (2007). Prenatal smoking exposure, low birth weight, and disruptive behavior disorders. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 43, 362-369.

Casey, B.J., Nigg, J.T., & Durston, S. (2007).  New potential leads in the biology and treatment of Attention Deficit-Hyperactivity Disorder. Current Opinion in Neurology, 20,119-124.

*Martel, M.M., Lucia, V.C., Nigg, J.T., & Breslau, N. (2007). Sex differences in the pathway from low birth weight to inattention/hyperactivity. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 35, 87-96.

*Martel, M.M, Nigg, J.T., Wong, M.M., Fitzgerald, H.E., Jester, J.M., Puttler, L.I., Glass, J.M., Adams, K.M., Zucker, R.A. (2007). Child and adolescent resiliency, regulation, and executive functioning in relation to adolescent problems and competence in a high-risk sample. Development and Psychopathology, 19, 541-563.

Swanson, JM, Kinsbourne, M., Nigg, J.T., Lanphear, B., Stefanatos, G., Volkow, N., Taylor, E., Casey, B.J., Castellanos, F.X., Wadhwa, P.D. (2007). Etiologic subtypes of Attention-deficit/ Hyperactivity disorder: Brain imaging, molecular genetic and environmental factors and the Dopamine Hypothesis. Neuropsychology Review, 17, 39-59.

*Miller, T.W., Nigg, J.T., & Faraone, S.V. (2007). Axis I and II comorbidity in adults with ADHD. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 116, 519-528.

Nigg, J.T., Nikolas, M., Friderici, K., Park, L., & Zucker, R.A. (2007). Genotype and neuropsychological response inhibition as resilience promoters for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, oppositional defiant disorder, and conduct disorder under conditions of psychosocial adversity. Development and Psychopathology, 19, 767-786.

Nigg, J.T., Carr, L.A., Martel, M.M., & Henderson, J.M. (2007). Concepts of inhibition and developmental psychopathology. In C. MacCleod & D. Gorfein (Eds.), Inhibition in Cognition, (pp. 259-277). American Psychological Association Press.

*Martel, M.M., Nikolas, M., & Nigg, J.T. (2007). Executive functions in adolescents with ADHD. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 46, 1434-1444.


Sonuga-Barke, E.J.S., Sergeant, J.A., Nigg, J.T., & Willcutt, E. (2008). Executive dysfunction and delay aversion in ADHD: Nosological and diagnostic implications. Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics of North America, 17, 367-384.

Willcutt, E., Sonuga-Barke, E., Nigg, J.T., & Sergeant, J.A. (2008). Recent developments in neuropsychological models of childhood psychiatry disorders. In T. Banaswhewski & L.A. Rohde (Eds), Recent Trends and Developments. Advances in Biological Psychiatry, 24, 195-226. Basel: Karger

Heitzeg, M.M., Nigg, J.T., Yau, W.Y.W., Zubieta, J.K. & Zucker, R.A. (2008). Affective circuitry and risk for alcoholism in late adolescence: Differences in frontostriatal responses between vulnerable and resilient children of alcoholic parents. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 32(3), 414-426.

Nigg, J.T., Knottnerus, G.M., Martel, M.M., Nikolas, M., Cavanagh, K., Karmaus, W., & Rappley, M.D. (2008). Low blood lead levels associated with clinically diagnosed attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and mediated by weak cognitive control. Biological Psychiatry, 63(3), 325-331.

Nigg, J.T., & Nikolas, M. (2008). Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder. In T.P. Beauchaine & S.V. Hinshaw (Eds), Child and Adolescent Psychopathology (pp ). New York: Wiley Publishers.

Bucci, D.J., Hopkins, M.E., Nunez, A.A., Breedlove, S.M., Sisk, C., & Nigg, J.T. (2008) Effects of sex hormones on associative learning in the spontaneously hypertensive rat. Physiology and Behavior, 93, 651-657.

Nigg, J.T. (2008). ADHD, Lead exposure, and prevention: How much lead or how much evidence needed? (Editorial). Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics, 8(4), 519-521.

*Martell, M.M., Gobrogge, K.L., Breedlove, M., & Nigg, J.T. (2008). Masculinized finger-length ratios of boys, but not girls, are associated with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder. Behavioral Neuroscience, 122(2), 273-281.

Jester JM, Nigg, J.T., Buu, A., Puttler LI, Glass JM, Heitzeg, MM, Fitzgerald, HE, & Zucker RA (2008). Trajectories of childhood aggression and inattention/hyperactivity: Differential effects on substance abuse in adolescence. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 47, 1158-1165.

*Martel, M.M., Nigg, J.T., & Lucas, R. (2008). Trait mechanisms in youth with and without Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder. Journal of Research in Personality, 42, 895-913.

*Blaskey, L., Harris, L.J., & Nigg, J.T. (2008). Are sensation seeking and emotion processing related to or distinct from cognitive control in children with ADHD? Child Neuropsychology, 14, 353-371.

Englehardt, P.E., Nigg, J.T., Carr, L.A. & Ferreira, F. (2008). Cognitive inhibition and working memory in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. J Abnormal Psychology, 117, 591-605.



*Miller, T.W., Miller, R.A., & Nigg, J.T. (2009). Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder in African American children: What can be concluded from the past ten years? Clinical Psychology Review, 29, 77-86.

Ellis, B., Nigg, J.T. (2009). Parenting practices and Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: Partial specificity of effects. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 48, 46-154.

*Martel, M.M., Nigg, J.T., & von Eye, A. (2009). How do trait dimensions map onto ADHD symptom domains? Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, Apr;37(3):337-48.

*Martel, M.M., Pierce, L., Nigg, J.T., Jester, J.M., Adams, K., Puttler, L.I., Buu, A., Fitzgerald, H., & Zucker, R.A. (2009). Temperament pathways to childhood disruptive behavior and adolescent substance abuse: Testing a cascade model. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 37(3):363-373.

Martel M.M., Klump K., Nigg J.T., Breedlove S.M., & Sisk C.L.. (2009). Potential hormonal mechanisms of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity disorder and Major Depressive Disorder: A new perspective. Hormones and Behavior, 55(4):465-479.

Glass J.M., Buu, A., Adams, K.M., Nigg, J.T., Puttler, L.I., Jester, J.M., & Zucker, R.A. (2009). Effects of alcoholism severity and smoking on executive neurocognitive function. Addiction, 104, 38-48.

Nigg, J.T. (2009). Cognitive impairments found with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. Psychiatric Times, 3/18,

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Jester, J.M., Nigg, J.T., Puttler, L.I., Long, J.C., Fitzgerald, H.E., & Zucker, R.A. (2009).  Intergenerational transmission of neuropsychological executive functioning. Brain and Cognition, 70, 145-153.

*Engelhardt, P. E., Ferreira, F., & Nigg, J. T. (2009). Priming sentence production in adolescents and adults with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 37, 916-928.

Housley, D.J.E. , Nikolas, M., Jernigan, K.A., Venta, P.J., Waldman, I., Nigg, J.T., Friderici, K.H. (2009). SNP discovery and haplotype analysis in the segmentally duplicated DRD5 coding region. Annals of Human Genetics, 73, 274-282.

Audrain-McGovern, J., Nigg, J.T., & Perkins, K. (2009). Endophenotypes for nicotine dependence risk at or before initial nicotine exposure. In G.E. Swan, T.B. Baker, L. Chassin, D.V. Conti, C. Lerman, & K.A. Perkins (Eds.),  Phenotypes and Endophenotypes: Foundations for Genetic Studies of Nicotine Use and Dependence (Chapter 8), pp. 339-402. National Cancer Institute Monograph, No. 20, US Department of Health & Human Services, National Institutes of Health.

Nigg, J.T., Nikolas, M., Miller, T., Burt, S.A., Klump, K.L., & von Eye, A. (2009). Factor structure of the children perception of interparental conflict scale for studies of youth with externalizing behavior problems. Psychological Assessment, 21, 450-456.




Nigg, J.T., Nikolas, M, Knottnerus, M., Cavanagh, K., & Friderici, K. (2010). Confirmation and extension of association of blood lead with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and ADHD symptom domains at population typical exposure levels. Journal of Psychology and Psychiatry, 51, 58-65.

Breslau, N., Breslau, J., Peterson, E., Miller, E., Lucia, VC, Bohnert, K., & Nigg, J.T. (2010). Change in teachers' ratings of attention problems and subsequent change in academic achievement: a prospective analysis. Psychological Medicine,40, 159-166.

Nigg, J.T., Martel, M.M., Nikolas, M., & Casey, B.J. (2010).Intersection of emotion and cognition in developmental psychopathology. In & S.D. Calkins & M.A. Bell (Eds.), Child Development at the Intersection of Emotion and Cognition, (pp. 225-245). Washington, D.C.: American Psychological Association Press.

Martel, M.M., Goth-Owens, T., Martinez-Torteya, C., & Nigg, J.T. (2010). A person-centered personality approach to heterogeneity in Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 119, 186-196.

Kieling, C., Kieling, R.R., Rohde, L.A., Frick, P.J., Moffitt, T., Nigg, J.T., Tannock, R., & Castellanos, F.X. (2010). The age of onset of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. American Journal of Psychiatry, 167, 14-16.

Nigg, J.T. (2010). Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: Endophenotypes, structure, and etiological pathways. Current Directions in Psychological Science.

*Nikolas, M., Friderici, K., Waldman, I., Jernigan, K., & Nigg, J.T. (2010). Gene x environment interactions for ADHD: Synergistic effect of 5HTTLPR genotype and youth appraisals of inter-parental conflict. Behavioral and Brain Functions, 6:23 (4/16/2010).

Nigg, J.T. (2010). If ever a time for precaution: Commentary on "Protecting Children from Exposure to Lead." Society for Research in Child Development Social Policy Report, 24(1), 24-25.

Martel, M.M., Nikolas, M., Jernigan, K., Friderici, K., & Nigg, J.T. (2010). Personality mediation of genetic effects on attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 38, 633-643.

Englehart, P.E, Corley, M., Nigg, J.T., & Ferreira, F.F. (2010). The role of inhibition in the production of disfluencies. Memory and Cognition, 38, 617-628.

Fair, D., Bathula, D., Mills, K.L., Costa Dias, T.G., Blythe, M.S., Zhang, D., Snyder, A.Z.,  Raichle, M.E., Stevens, A.A., Nigg J.T., Nagel, B.J. (2010). Maturing thalamocortical functional connectivity across development. Frontiers in Neuroscience, 4 (5/18/10), (article #10),

Heitzig, M., Nigg, J.T., Yau, W.Y., Zucker, R.A., Zubieta, J.K. (2010). Striatal dysfunction marks preexisting risk and medial prefrontal dysfunction is related to problem drinking in children of alcoholics. Biological Psychiatry, 287-295.

Wong, M.M., Brower, K.J., Nigg, J.T., & Zucker, R.A. (2010). Childhood sleep problems, response inhibition, and alcohol and drug outcomes in adolescence and young adulthood. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 34, 1033-1044.

Nigg, J.T., Nikolas, M., Burt. S.A. (2010). Measured gene by environment interaction in relation to attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 49, 863-873.

Martel, M.M., von Eye, A.., & Nigg, J.T. (2010). Revisiting the latent structure of ADHD: Is there a "G" factor? Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 38, 633-643.

Goth-Owens, T.L., Martinez-Torteya, C., Martel, M.M., Nigg, J.T. (2010). Processing speed weakness in non-hyperactive but inattentive ADHD (ADD). Child Neuropsychology, 16, 577-591.

Fair D., Posner, J., Nagel, B.J., Bathula, D., Costa-Dias, T.G., Mills, K.L., Blythe, M.S., Giwa, A., Schmitt, C.F., & Nigg, J.T. (2010). Atypical default network connectivity in youth with ADHD. Biological Psychiatry, 68, 1084-1091.

Carr, L., Henderson, J., & Nigg, J.T. (2010). Cognitive control and attentional selection in adolescents with ADHD versus ADD. Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, 39, 726-740.

Martel, M.M., Gremillion, M., von Eye, A., & Nigg, J.T.  (2010). The structure of childhood disruptive behaviors. Psychological Assessment, 22, 816-826.

Nigg, J.T., Tannock, R., Rohde, L.A. (2010). What is to be the fate of ADHD subtypes? An introduction to the special section on research on the ADHD subtypes and implications for DSM-V. Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, 39, 723-725.




Wilson, V., Mitchell, S., Musser, E., Schmitt, C.F., & Nigg, J.T. (2011). Delay discounting of reward in ADHD: Application in young children. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 52, 256-264.

Nagel, B., Batula, D., Fair, D., Schmitt, C., & Nigg, J.T. (2011). Altered white matter microstructure in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 50, 283-292.

Martel, M.M., Nikolas, M., Nummy, K., Friderici, K., Waldman, I.I., & Nigg, J.T. (2011). The dopamine receptor D4 gene (DRD4) moderates family environment effects on ADHD. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 39, 1-10.

Musser, E., Backs, R., & Nigg, J.T. (2011). Emotion regulation via the autonomic nervous system in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 39, 841-852.

Martel, M.M., Roberts, B., Gremillion, M., von Eye, A., & Nigg, J.T. (2011). External validation of bifactor model of ADHD: Explaining heterogeneity in psychiatric comorbidity, cognitive control, and personality trait profiles within DSM-IV ADHD. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 39, 1111-1123.

Engelhardt PE, Ferreira F, Nigg J.T., (2011). Language production strategies and disfluencies in multi-clause network descriptions: a study of adult attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. Neuropsychology.25(4), 442-53.

Nigg, J.T. (2011). Editorial: Where to with treatment for ADHD? Current Medical Research and Opinion,  27, Suppl 2:1-3.

Zucker, R.A., Heitzig, M., & Nigg, J.T. (2011). Parsing the undercontrol/disinhibition pathway to substance use disorders: A multilevel developmental problem. Child Development Perspectives, 5(4): 248-255.

Wilhelm, L., BiJ.T.terbier, P., Claes, L., vandenbussche, I, Sools, J, & Nigg, J.T. (2011). Temperamental characteristics of adolescents with substance abuse and/or dependence: A case-control study. Personality and Individual Differences, 50(7): 1094–1098.

Shannon, BJ, Raichle ME, Snyder, AZ, Fair, DA, Mills, KL, Zhang, D, Bache, K,  Calhoun, V, Nigg, J.T., Nagel BJ, Stevens, AA, Kiehl KA. (2011). Premotor functional connectivity predicts impulsivity in juvenile offenders. PNAS,108(27): 11241–11245.




Nigg, J.T., Lewis, K., Edinger, T., & Falk, M. (2012). Meta-analysis of ADHD or ADHD symptoms, restriction diet, and synthetic food color additives.Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 51, 86-97.e8.

Mills, KL, Bathula, D., Costa-Dias TG, Iyer, SP, Fenesy, MC, Musser, ED, Stevens, CA, Thurlow BL,  Carpenter SD, Nagel, BJ, Nigg, J.T., & Fair, DA (2012). Altered cortico-striatal-thalamic connectivity in relation to spatial working memory capacity in children with ADHD. Frontiers in Neuropsychiatric Imaging and Stimulation, ;3:2. Epub 2012 Jan 25.

Frick, P., & Nigg, J.T. (2012). Current issues in the diagnosis and classification of Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Oppositional Defiant Disorder and Conduct Disorder. Annual Review of Clinical Psychology, 8, 77-107.

Klump, K., Culburt, K, Slane, J., Burt, A., Sisk, C, & Nigg, J.T. (2012). The effects of puberty on genetic risk for disordered eating:  Evidence for a sex difference. Psychological Medicine,  42(3):627-37.

Fair, D., Batula, D., Nikolas, M., & Nigg, J.T. (2012). Distinct neuropsychological subgroups in typically developing youth inform heterogeneity in ADHD. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, Apr 24, 109(17), 6769-74.

Stevens, A.A., Maron, L., Nigg, J.T., Cheung, D., Ester, E.F., & Awh, A. (2012). Increased sensitivity to perceptual interference in adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 18, 511-20.

Martel, MM, Nikolas, M., Jernigan, K., Friderici, K., Nigg, J.T. (2012). Diversity in pathways to common childhood disruptive behavior disorders. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 40, 1223-1236.

Oliver, M., Nigg, J.T., Cassavaugh, N.D., & Backs, R. (2012). Behavioral and cardiovascular responses to frustration during simulated driving tasks in young adults with and without attention disorder symptoms. Journal of Attention Disorders, 16(6): 478-90.

Nigg, J.T. (2012). Editorial: Environment, developmental origins, and ADHD. Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, 166(4):387-388.

Willcutt, E.G., Nigg, J.T., Pennington, B.F., Solanto, M.V., Rohde, L.A., Tannock, R., Loo, S.K., Carlson, C.L., McBurnett, K., & Lahey, B.B. (2012). Validity of DSM-IV attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder symptom dimensions and subtypes. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 121(4): 991-1010.

Weiland, B.J., Nigg, J.T., Welsh, R.C., Yau, W.W., Zubieta, J., Zucker, R.A., & Heitzig, M.M. (2012). Resiliency in adolescents at high risk for substance abuse: Flexible adaptation via subthalamic nucleus and linkage to drinking and drug use in early adulthood. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 36(8): 1355-64.

Martel, M.M., von Eye, A., & Nigg, J.T. (2012). Developmental differences in structure of attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) between childhood and adulthood.  International Journal of Behavioral Development, 36(4): 279-292.

Nigg, J.T. (2012). Future directions in ADHD etiology research. Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology 41(4):524-33.

Nigg, J.T. (2012). Editorial: Writing and reading research reviews: pitfalls and opportunities. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry 53(7):723-5.  

Karalunas, S, Huang-Pollock, C., & Nigg, J.T. (2012). Is reaction time variability in ADHD mainly at low frequencies? Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry,27(1):107-20.




Nigg, J.T. (2013). Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder and adverse health outcomes. Clinical Psychology Review, 33, 215-228.

Nigg, J.T. (2013). Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder. In T.P. Beauchaine & S.V. Hinshaw (Eds), Child and Adolescent Psychopathology (2nd Edition). New York: Wiley Publishers. pp 377-410.

Costa-Dias T, Mills, K, Iyer S, Grayson D, Carpenter S, Thurlow B, Stevens C, Wilson V, Musser E, Batula D, Mitchell S, Nigg J, Fair D. (2013). Reward circuit connectivity relates to delay discounting in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. European Neuropsychopharmachology, 23, 33-45.

Nikolas, M., & Nigg, J.T. (2013). Neuropsychological performance and attention-deficit/ hyperactivity disorder subtypes and symptom dimensions. Neuropsychology27(1):107-20.

Nigg J.T. (2013). Attention deficits and hyperactivity-impulsivity: what have we learned, what next? Dev Psychopathol. 2013 Nov;25(4 Pt 2):1489-503.

Nigg J.T. (2013). Commentary: gene by environment interplay and psychopathology - in search of a paradigm. J Child Psychol Psychiatry. 2013 Oct;54(10):1150-2.

Engelhardt PE, Nigg J.T., Ferreira F. (2013).  Is the fluency of language outputs related to individual differences in intelligence and executive function? Acta Psychol (Amst). 2013 Oct;144(2):424-32.

Iyer SP, Shafran I, Grayson D, Gates K, Nigg J.T., Fair DA. (2013). Inferring functional connectivity in MRI using Bayesian network structure learning with a modified PC algorithm. Neuroimage. 2013 Jul 15;75:165-75.

Fair DA, Nigg J.T., Iyer S, Bathula D, Mills KL, Dosenbach NU, Schlaggar BL, Mennes M, Gutman D, Bangaru S, Buitelaar JK, Dickstein DP, Di Martino A, Kennedy DN, Kelly C, Luna B, Schweitzer JB, Velanova K, Wang YF, Mostofsky S, Castellanos FX, Milham MP. (2013). Distinct neural signatures detected for ADHD subtypes after controlling for micro-movements in resting state functional connectivity MRI data. Front Syst Neurosci. 2013 Feb 4;6:80.

Musser ED, Galloway-Long HS, Frick PJ, Nigg J.T., (2013). Emotion regulation and heterogeneity in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2013 Feb;52(2):163-171.e2.

Di Martino, A., Yan, C-G., Li, Q., Denio, E., Castellanos, F.X., Alaerts, K., Anderson, J.S., Assaf, M., Bookheimer, S.Y., Dapretto, M., Deen, B., Delmonte, S., Dinstein, I., Ertl-Wagner, B., Fair, D.A., Gallagher, L., Kennedy, D.P., Keown, C.L., Keysers, C., Lainhart, J.E., Lord, C., Luna, B., Menon, V., Minshew, N., Monk, C.S., Mueller, S., Muller, R-A., Nebel, M.B., Nigg, J.T., O'Hearn, K., Pelphrey, K.A., Peltier, S.J., Rudie, J.D., Sunaert, S., Thioux, M., Tyszksa, J.M., Uddin, L.Q., Verhoeven. J.S., Wenderoth, N., Wiggins, J.L., Mostofsky, S.H., and Milham, M.P. (2013). The autism brain imaging data exchange: towards a large-scale evaluation of the intrinsic brain architecture in autism. Molecular Psychiatry, 1-9.





Karalunas, SL, Fair, D, Musser, ED, Aykes, K, Iyer, S., Nigg, J. (2014). Subtyping ADHD using temperament dimensions: Toward a biologically based nosology. JAMA Psychiatry, 9, 763.


2014/In press/Epub


Grayson DS, Ray S, Carpenter S, Iyer S, Dias TG, Stevens C, Nigg J.T., Fair DA. (2014). Structural and functional rich club organization of the brain in children and adults. PLoS One. 2014 Feb 5;9(2):e88297.

Musser ED, Hawkey, E, Kachan-Liu, S, Lees, P, Roullet, JB, Goddard, K, Steiner RD, & Nigg, J.T., (2014). Shared familial transmission of Autism Spectrum and Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorders. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, Jan 21, doi: 10.1111/jcpp.12201. [Epub ahead of print].

Culbert KM, Burt SA, Sisk CL, Nigg J.T., Klump KL. (2014). The effects of circulating testosterone and pubertal maturation on risk for disordered eating symptoms in adolescent males. Psychol Med. 2014 Jan 9:1-16. [Epub ahead of print]

Roberts BA, Martel MM, Nigg J.T. (in press). Are There Executive Dysfunction Subtypes Within ADHD? J Atten Disord. 2013 Nov 8. [Epub ahead of print]

Matthews M, Nigg J.T., Fair DA. (in press). Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Curr Top Behav Neurosci. 2013 Nov 10. [Epub ahead of print]

Karalunas S & Nigg, J.T. (in press). Diffusion model of reaction time variability in ADHD. Neuropsychology.

Nigg, J.T., & Barkley, RA (2014). Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. In E. Mash and RA Barkley (Eds), Child and Adolescent Psychopathology, 4th Ed. New York: Guilford Press, pp.

Nigg, J.T. (in press). Inattention and impulsivity. In D. Cicchetti  (Ed.), Developmental Psychopathology, 3rd Edition. New York: John Wiley and Sons.

Shaw, P, Stringaris, A., Nigg, J.T., & Leibenluft, E. (2014). Emotional dysregulation in Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder. JAMA Psychiatry. 2014 Mar 1;171(3):276-93

Karalunas, S.L., Geurts, H.M., Konrad, K., Bender, S., & Nigg, J.T. (2014). Annual Research Review: Reaction time variability in ADHD and Autism Spectrum Disorders: Measurement and mechanisms of a proposed trans-diagnostic phenotype. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry. Jun;55(6):685-710.

Gates KM, Molenaar PC, Iyer SP, Nigg J.T., Fair DA. (2014). Organizing heterogeneous samples using community detection of GIMME-derived resting state functional networks. PLoS One. 2014 Mar 18;9(3):e91322.

Hawkey, E. & Nigg, J.T., (in press). Omega-3 fatty acid and ADHD: Blood level analysis and meta-analytic extension of supplementation trials. Clinical Psychology Review

Nigg, J.T. & Craver, L (2014). Commentary: ADHD and socio-economic status: inconvenient truth? Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry. May;55(5):446-7.

Nigg, J.T. & Holton, K (in press). Elimination/restriction diet and ADHD treatment. Psychiatric Clinics of North America.

Nikolas, MA, Nigg, J.T. (in press). Moderators of neuropsychological mechanism in attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder.  Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology.

Mooney, MA, Nigg, J.T., McWeeney, S, Wilmot B. (in press). Functional and genomic context in pathway analysis of GWAS data. Trends in Genetics.

Ray, S., Miller, M., Karalunas, S., Robertson, C., Grayson, D. S., Cary, R. P., Nigg, J.T., Fair, D. A., et. al. (2014). Structural and functional connectivity of the human brain in autism spectrum disorders and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: A rich club-organization study. Hum Brain Mapp.

Stadler, D.D., Musser, E.D., Holton, K.F., Shannon, J., Nigg, J.T. (2014) (under review) Initiation and duration of maternal breastfeeding among children with and without ADHD in a well characterized case-control sample. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology.

Shannon, J., Willoughby, M., Holton, K.F., Musser, E.D., Stadler, D., Nigg, J.T. (2014) (under review) The association of ADHD and Body Mass Index/Obesity: Restricted to adolescent girls? Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology.