Luke W. Hyde

1999 - 2003                       Williams College. Williamstown, MA                                             B.A. Cum Laude 2003
                                           Psychology and Religion
2005 – Present                  University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
                                          Doctoral Candidate in the Clinical and Developmental Psychology Programs
2007                                  Master’s of Science – Developmental precursors of moral disengagement and
                                                                              a mediator of early risk for antisocial behavior.

2009                                  Comprehensive exam / Specialty paper - Neuroscience, developmental psychopathology,
                                                                             and youth antisocial behavior: Review, integration, and directions
                                                                                                                                   for research.                                                                          

June 2010                         Doctoral Candidate in Clinical and Developmental Psychology    
                                                                                                                                                                      The development of antisocial behavior: genes, brain, and environment
                                                                             as direct and interactive predictors of antisocial behavior from early
                                                                                                                                childhood to early adulthood.    

                                          Advisor: Daniel Shaw, PhD, Chair, Department of Psychology

2007 – Present                 
Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition, Pittsburgh PA
                                           University of Pittsburgh and Carnegie Mellon University
                                          20 Advisor: Ahmad Hariri, PhD, Associate Professor
Bassell Student Publication Award, Clinical Psychology Program, University of Pittsburgh                2010
Andrew Mellon Graduate Fellowship, University of Pittsburgh                                                            2009 - 2010
Training Fellowship: 2009 International Summer School of the Society for Research on Adolescence          2009
Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD) Travel Award                                                        2009
Predoctoral Training Fellowship in Behavioral Brain Research (B2)                                                     2007 – 2009
Health Emotions Research Institute Symposium Fellowship                                                                 2008, 2009
National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship - Honorable Mention                             2007
Dean's List - William's College     2000-2003


1. Hyde, L.W., Gorka, A., Manuck, S.B., & Hariri, A.R. (2010). Perceived social support moderates the link between threat-related amygdala reactivity and trait anxiety. Neuropsychologia. Epub ahead of print - DOI: 10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2010.08.025

2. Trentacosta, C. J., Criss, M. M., Shaw, D., Lacourse, E., Hyde, L. W., & Dishion, T. J. (In press). Antecedents and outcomes of joint trajectories of mother-son conflict and warmth quality during middle childhood and adolescence. Child Development.

3. Hyde, L. W., Shaw, D. S., & Moilanen, K. (2010). Developmental Precursors of Moral Disengagement and the Role of Moral Disengagement in the Development of Antisocial Behavior. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 38, 197-209.

4. Trentacosta, C. J., Hyde, L. W., Shaw, D. S. & Cheong, J. (2009). Adolescent Dispositions for Antisocial Behavior in Context: The Roles of Neighborhood Dangerousness and Parental Knowledge. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 118, 564-75.

5. Munoz, K. E., Hyde, L. W., & Hariri, A. R. (2009). Imaging Genetics. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. 48, 356-361.

6. Hariri, A. R., Gorka, A., Hyde, L. W., Kimak, M., Halder, I., Ducci, F., Ferrell, R. E., Goldman, D., & Manuck, S. B. (2009). Divergent effects of genetic variation in endocannabinoid signaling on threat- and reward-related human brain function. Biological Psychiatry, 66, 9-16. - Selected as a top 15 ranking article of 2009 in Biological Psychiatry by the Society for Biological Psychiatry.

7. Fakra, E., Hyde, L. W., Gorka, A., Fisher, P. M., Munoz, K. E., Kimak, M., Halder, I., Ferrell, R. E., Manuck, S. B., & Hariri, A. R. (2009) Amygdala Reactivity Mediates Effects of HTR1A C(-1019)G on Trait Anxiety. Archives of General Psychiatry, 66, 33-40.

8. Gill, A. G., Hyde, L. W., Shaw, D. S. Dishion, T. J., & Wilson, M. (2008). The Family Check-Up in Early Childhood: A Case Study of Intervention Process and Change. Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, 37, 893-904.

9. Trentacosta, C. J., Hyde, L. W., Shaw, D. S. Dishion, T. J., Gardner, F. & Wilson, M. (2008). The Relations among Cumulative Risk, Parenting, and Behavior Problems during Early Childhood. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 49, 1211-1219.