Table of Contents

  1. Pre-publication
  2. Journal articles
  3. Miscellaneous Contributions

Updated 2021–06–21; see Google Scholar for most up to date list. Descriptions of notable contributions to each publication appear as sidenotes in the margins. Many contain links (↗) to relevant github repositories.


Nelson, B., Flannery, J., Duell, N., Flournoy, J., Prinstein, M. J., & Telzer, E. (2021). Concurrent and Prospective Associations Between Fitbit Derived RDoC Arousal and Regulation Constructs and Adolescent Internalizing Symptoms. PsyArXiv. 10.31234/

Byrne, M. L., Chavez, S., Vijayakumar, N., Cheng, T. W., Flournoy, J. C., Barendse, M., … Pfeifer, J. H. (2019). Multi-method confirmatory factor analyses of puberty in early adolescent girlsConsulted on the analysis plan and inference from confirmatory factor models. . 10.31234/

Vijayakumar, N., Shirtcliff, E., Byrne, M. L., Mills, K. L., Cheng, T. W., Mobasser, A., … Pfeifer, J. H. (2019). Pubertal hormones and brain structure: Exploring the value of hair assays. 10.31234/

Journal articles

Gau, R., Noble, S., Heuer, K., Bottenhorn, K. L., Bilgin, I. P., Yang, Y.-F., Huntenburg, J. M., Bayer, J. M. M., Bethlehem, R. A. I., Rhoads, S. A., Vogelbacher, C., Borghesani, V., Levitis, E., Wang, H.-T., Van Den Bossche, S., Kobeleva, X., Legarreta, J. H., Guay, S., Atay, S. M., … Flournoy, J. C., … Zuo, X.-N. (2021). Brainhack: Developing a culture of open, inclusive, community-driven neuroscience. Neuron. 10.1016/j.neuron.2021.04.001

Nook, E. C., Flournoy, J. C., Rodman, A. M., Mair, P., & McLaughlin, K. A. (2021). High Emotion Differentiation Buffers Against Internalizing Symptoms Following Exposure to Stressful Life Events in Adolescence: An Intensive Longitudinal Study. Clinical Psychological Science. 10.1177/2167702620979786

Rodman, A. M., Vidal Bustamante, C. M., Dennison, M. J., Flournoy, J. C., Coppersmith, D. D. L., Nook, E. C., Worthington, S., Mair, P., & McLaughlin, K. A. (2021). A Year in the Social Life of a Teenager: Within-Persons Fluctuations in Stress, Phone Communication, and Anxiety and Depression. Clinical Psychological Science. 10.1177/2167702621991804

Andrews, J. L., Mills, K. L., Flournoy, J. C., Flannery, J. E., Mobasser, A., Ross, G., Durnin, M., Peake, S., Fisher, P. A., & Pfeifer, J. H. (2020). Expectations of Social Consequences Impact Anticipated Involvement in Health-Risk Behavior During Adolescence. Journal of Research on Adolescence, 30(4), 1008–1024. 10.1111/jora.12576

Barendse, M. E. A., Cosme, D., Flournoy, J. C., Vijayakumar, N., Cheng, T. W., Allen, N. B., & Pfeifer, J. H. (2020). Neural correlates of self-evaluation in relation to age and pubertal development in early adolescent girls. Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, 44, 100799. 10.1016/j.dcn.2020.100799

Barendse, M. E. A., Vijayakumar, N., Byrne, M. L., Flannery, J. E., Cheng, T. W., Flournoy, J. C., Nelson, B. W., Cosme, D., Mobasser, A., Chavez, S. J., Hval, L., Brady, B., Nadel, H., Helzer, A., Shirtcliff, E. A., Allen, N. B., & Pfeifer, J. H. (2020). Study Protocol: Transitions in Adolescent Girls (TAG). Frontiers in Psychiatry, 10. 10.3389/fpsyt.2019.01018

Cheng, T. W., Vijayakumar, N., Flournoy, J. C., Op de Macks, Z., Peake, S. J., Flannery, J. E., Mobasser, A., Alberti, S. L., Fisher, P. A., & Pfeifer, J. H. (2020). Feeling left out or just surprised? Neural correlates of social exclusion and overinclusion in adolescence. Cognitive, Affective, & Behavioral Neuroscience, 20(2), 340–355. 10.3758/s13415-020-00772-x

Flournoy, J. C., Vijayakumar, N., Cheng, T. W., Cosme, D., Flannery, J. E., & Pfeifer, J. H. (2020). Improving practices and inferences in developmental cognitive neuroscience. Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, 45, 100807. 10.1016/j.dcn.2020.100807

Hughes, B. T., Flournoy, J. C., & Srivastava, S. (2020). Is perceived similarity more than assumed similarity? An interpersonal path to seeing similarity between self and others. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology. 10.1037/pspp0000369

Vidal Bustamante, C. M., Rodman, A. M., Dennison, M. J., Flournoy, J. C., Mair, P., & McLaughlin, K. A. (2020). Within-person fluctuations in stressful life events, sleep, and anxiety and depression symptoms during adolescence: A multiwave prospective study. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry. 10.1111/jcpp.13234.

Vijayakumar, N., Flournoy, J. C., Mills, K. L., Cheng, T. W., Mobasser, A., Flannery, J. E., Allen, N. B., & Pfeifer, J. H. (2020). Getting to know me better: An fMRI study of intimate and superficial self-disclosure to friends during adolescence. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 118(5), 885–899. 10.1037/pspa0000182

Ludwig, R. M., Flournoy, J. C., & Berkman, E. T. (2019). Inequality in personality and temporal discounting across socioeconomic status? Assessing the evidenceRegistered report. Implemented multilevel nonlinear modelling of delay-discounting data. Contributed significantly to overall analysis plan (). . Journal of Research in Personality. 10.1016/j.jrp.2019.05.003 (OSF)

Thalmayer, A. G., Saucier, G., Flournoy, J. C., & Srivastava, S. (2019). Ethics-Relevant Values as Antecedents of Personality Change: Longitudinal Findings from the Life and Time StudyFor both this () and the following () Life and Time Study papers: developed and implemented measurement invariance () analyses and longitudinal analyses (in consultation with Srivastava). . Collabra: Psychology, 5(1), 52. 10.1525/collabra.244 (OSF)

Thalmayer, A. G., Saucier, G., Srivastava, S., Flournoy, J. C. & Costello, C. K. (2019). Ethics‐Relevant Values in Adulthood: Longitudinal Findings from the Life and Time Study. Journal of personality. 10.1111/jopy.12462 (OSF)

Vijayakumar, N., Pfeifer, J. H., Flournoy, J. C., Hernandez, L. M., & Dapretto, M. (2019). Affective reactivity during adolescence: Associations with age, puberty and testosterone. Cortex, 117, 336–350. 10.1016/j.cortex.2019.04.024

King, K. M., Littlefield, A., McCabe, C., Mills, K. L., Flournoy, J. C., & Chassin, L. (2018). Longitudinal modeling in developmental neuroimaging research: Common challenges, and solutions from developmental psychology. Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience. 10.1016/j.dcn.2017.11.009

op de Macks, Z. A., Flannery, J. E., Peake, S. J., Flournoy, J. C., Mobasser, A., Alberti, S. L., Fisher, P. A., & Pfeifer, J. H. (2018). Novel insights from the Yellow Light Game: Safe and risky decisions differentially impact adolescent outcome-related brain functionExtensive work on programming and analytic approach to fMRI task data. . NeuroImage. 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2018.06.058

Madhyastha, T., Peverill, M., Koh, N., McCabe, C., Flournoy, J. C., Mills, K. L., King, K. M., Pfeifer, J. H., & McLaughlin, K. A. (2018). Current methods and limitations for longitudinal fMRI analysis across developmentContributed to the conceptualization of Neuropointillist software, and to example analyses. . Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience. 10.1016/j.dcn.2017.11.006

Matta, T., Flournoy, J. C., & Byrne, M. (2018). Making an unknown unknown a known unknown: Missing data in longitudinal neuroimaging studiesProvided language clarifying statistical concepts and equations. Provided fMRI analysis example. . Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience. 10.1016/j.dcn.2017.10.001

Flannery, J. E., Giuliani, N., Flournoy, J. C., & Pfeifer, J. H. (2017). Neurodevelopmental Changes Across Adolescence in Viewing and Labeling Dynamic Peer Emotions. Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience. 10.1016/j.dcn.2017.02.003

Giuliani, N. R., Flournoy, J. C., Ivie, E. J., Von Hippel, A., & Pfeifer, J. H. (2017). Presentation and Validation of the DuckEES Child and Adolescent Dynamic Facial Expressions Stimulus Set Developed and implemented approach to reliability assessment. . International Journal of Methods in Psychiatric Research. 10.1002/mpr.1553

Leonard, J. A., Flournoy, J. C.Joint first authorship. Developed cross-validated prediction criterion. , Lewis-de los Angeles, C. P. & Whitaker, K. J. (2017). How much motion is too much motion? Determining motion thresholds by sample size for reproducibility in developmental resting-state MRI. Research Ideas and Outcomes 3: e12569. 10.3897/rio.3.e12569

Flournoy, J. C., Pfeifer, J. H., Moore, W. E., Tackman, A. M., Masten, C. L., Mazziotta, J. C., ... Dapretto, M. (2016). Neural Reactivity to Emotional Faces May Mediate the Relationship Between Childhood Empathy and Adolescent Prosocial Behavior. Child Development, 87(6), 1691–1702. 10.1111/cdev.12630

Goodkind, M. S., Gallagher-Thompson, D., Thompson, L. W., Kesler, S. R., Anker, L., Flournoy, J., ... O’Hara, R. M. (2015). The impact of executive function on response to cognitive behavioral therapy in late-life depression. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. 10.1002/gps.4325

O’Hara, R., Marcus, P., Thompson, W. K., Flournoy, J., Vahia, I., Lin, X., ... Jeste, D. V. (2012). 5-HTTLPR Short Allele, Resilience, and Successful Aging in Older Adults. American Journal of Geriatric Psych. 10.1097/JGP.0b013e31823e2d03

Miscellaneous contributions

For all talks and posters, see my CV


Flournoy, J. (2021, May). Scientific Practice in Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience. Presented at the Lifespan Informatics and Neuroimaging Center, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine.

Tutorials on developmental fMRI at Modeling Developmental Change workshop, Portland, OR (2017).


Flournoy, J. C., & Levernier, J.Joint first authorship (2020). Gender parity in medical authorship (Version 1). figshare. 10.6084/m9.figshare.7889648.v1Analysis↗, Analysis code↗, Data collection code↗

Selected Posters:

Flournoy, J. C., Peake, S. J., Alberti, S. L., Flannery, J. E., Mobasser, A., Fisher, P. A., & Pfeifer, J. H. (2015). Evaluation of a Bayesian cognitive model for adolescent risky decision making in the Stoplight Game. Poster presented at the Flux Congress, Leiden, Netherlands. 10.6084/m9.figshare.5393329.v1

Flournoy, J. C., Srivastava, S., & Saucier, G. (2015). A Network Approach to Longitudinal Personality Change. Presented at the Association for Research in Personality, 4th Biennial Meeting, St. Louis, MO. 10.6084/m9.figshare.1447279.v2

Publications - John C. Flournoy