Lindon J. Eaves, Ph.D., M.A. (Oxon), D.Sc. theory-model-data

Hermine H.M. Maes, Peter K. Hatemi, Michael C. Neale

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We begin this special issue by providing a glimpse into the career of Dr. Lindon J. Eaves, from the perspectives of a student, postdoc, instructor, assistant to associate and full professor over the last 20 odd years. We focus primarily on Lindon's contributions to methodological issues and research designs to address them, in particular those related to models for extended twin-family designs, for the development of adolescent behavior, for genotype-environment covariation and interaction, and their application to the Virginia 30,000 and the Virginia Twin Study of Adolescent Behavioral Development. We then introduce the collection of papers in this special festschrift issue of Behavior Genetics, celebrating Dr. Eaves achievements over the last 40 years.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)183-192
Number of pages10
JournalBehavior Genetics
Issue number3
StatePublished - May 2014

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
  • Genetics
  • Genetics(clinical)


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