Iva Cukic

Research Assistant

  • Psychology
  • School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences

Room S6, Psychology Building

7 George Square, Edinburgh
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Selected Publications

Google Scholar page

  • Čukić, I., Mõttus, R., Realo, A., & Allik, J. (2016). Elucidating the links between personality traits and diabetes mellitus: Examining the role of facets, assessment methods, and selected mediators. Personality and Individual Differences, 94, 377-382.
  • Čukić, I., Mõttus, R., Luciano, M., Starr, J. M., Weiss, A., & Deary, I. J. (2015). Do personality traits moderate the manifestation of type 2 diabetes genetic risk?. Journal of psychosomatic research.
  • Čukić, I., & Bates, T. C. (2015). The Association between Neuroticism and Heart Rate Variability Is Not Fully Explained by Cardiovascular Disease and Depression. PloS one, 10(5), e0125882-e0125882.
  • Čukić, I., & Weiss, A. (2014). Personality and Diabetes Mellitus Incidence in a National Sample. Journal of psychosomatic research, 77(3), 163–168.
  • Čukić, I., & Bates, T. C. (2014). Openness to experience and aesthetic chills: Links to heart rate sympathetic activity. Personality and Individual Differences, 64, 152-156.


Research summary

individual differences; personality; health; biomarkers; cognitive epidemilogy