• Temple JL, Van der Kloet E, Atkins AM, Crandall AK, Ziegler AM (2016) Daily exposure to either a high-or low-energy-dense snack food reduces its reinforcing value in adolescents. Obesity (in press). 
  • Temple JL (2016) Behavioral sensitization of the reinforcing value of food: What food and rugs have in common. Preventive Medicine (in press)
  • Schlader ZJ, Temple JL, Hostler D (2016) Exercise in personal protective equipment in a hot, humid environment does not affect risk propensity. Temperature (in press)


  • Temple JL, Ziegler AM, Martin C, de Wit H (2015) Subjective responses to caffeine are influenced by caffeine dose, sex, and pubertal stage.  J Caffeine Res 5: 167-175.
  • Ziegler AM and Temple JL (2015) Soda consumption is associated with risk taking behavior in adolescents. Am J Health Behav 39: 761-771.
  • Temple JL, Ziegler AM, Epstein LH (2015) Influence of price and labeling on energy drink purchasing in an experimental convenience store. J Nutr Edu Behav
  •  Epstein LH, Carr KA, Scheid JL, Gebre E, O’Brien A, Paluch RA, Temple JL (2015) Taste and food reinforcement in non-overweight youth. Appetite 91: 226-232.


  • Panek LM, Jones KR, Temple JL (2014) Short term aerobic exercise alters the reinforcing value of food in inactive adults. Appetite 81: 320-329.
  • Temple JL, Ziegler AM, Graczyk AM, Bendlin A, Sion T, Vattana K (2014) Cardiovascular responses to caffeine by sex and pubertal stage. Pediatrics 134: 112-119.
  • Temple JL (2014) Factors that influence the reinforcing value of food and beverages. Physiology and Behavior 136C: 97-103.


  • Panek LM, Swoboda C, Bendlin A, Temple JL (2013) Caffeine increases liking and consumption of novel-flavored yogurt.  Psychopharmacology Jan 26.
  • Swoboda C, Temple JL (2013) Acute and chronic effects of gum chewing on food reinforcement and energy intake.  Eat Behav. 14: 149-56.
  • Schrader P, Panek LM, Temple JL (2013) Acute and chronic caffeine administration increases physical activity in sedentary adults.  Nutrition Research 33: 457-463.


  • Panek-Scarborough LM, Dewey AM, Temple JL (2012) Sensation and perception of sucrose and fat stimuli predict the reinforcing value of food.  Physiol Behav 105: 1242-1249.
  • Temple JL, Ziegler AM, Graczyk A, Bendlin A, O’Leary S, Schnittker Y (2012) Influence of caffeine on liking of novel-flavored soda in adolescents.  Psychopharmacology 223: 37-45.


  • Temple JL, Johnson KM, Archer K, LaCarte A, Yi C, Epstein LH.  (2011) Influence of simplified nutrition information and taxation on laboratory energy intake in adults.  Appetite 57: 184-192.
  • Temple JL and Epstein LH (2011) Sensitization of food reinforcement is related to weight status and baseline responding.  International Journal of Obesity 1 – 6.
  • Temple JL, Johnson KM, Archer K, LaCarte A, Yi C, Epstein LH. (2011) Influence of simplified nutrition information and taxation on laboratory energy intake in adults. Appetite (in press; accepted 04/25/2011)
  • Temple JL and Ziegler AM (2011) Gender differences in subjective and physiological responses to caffeine and the role of steroid hormones. Journal of Caffeine Research 1: 41-48


  • Temple JL, Briatico LN, Dewey AM (2010) Effects of acute caffeine administration on adolescents. Experimental and Clinical Psychopharmacology 18: 510-520
  • Temple JL, Johnson K, Recupero K, Suders H (2010) Nutrition labels decrease energy intake in adults consuming lunch in the laboratory. Journal of the American Dietetic Association 110: 1094-1097
  • Clark EN, Dewey AM, Temple JL (2010) Effects of daily snack food intake on food reinforcement depend on body mass index and energy density. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 91: 300-308


  • Temple JL, Bulkley AM, Briatico L, Dewey AM (2009) Sex differences in reinforcing value of caffeinated beverages in adolescents. Behavioural Pharmacology 20: 731-741
  • Temple JL, Bulkley AM, Badawy RL, Krause NA, McCann SK, Epstein LH (2009) Differential effects of daily snack food intake on food reinforcement in obese and non-obese women. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 90: 304-313
  • Temple JL (2009) Caffeine use in children: What we know, what we have left to learn, and why we should worry. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews 33: 793-806
  • Epstein, LH, Temple, JL, Roemmich, JN, Bouton, ME (2009) Habituation as a determinant of human food intake. Psychology Reviews 116: 384-407
  • Epstein LH, Robinson JL, Temple JL, Roemmich JN, Marusewski AL, Nadbruzuch RL (2009) Variety influences habituation of motivated behavior for food and energy intake in children. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 89: 746-754


  • Epstein LH, Robinson JL, Temple JL, Roemmich JN, Marusewski A, Nadbruzuch R (2008) Sensitization and habituation of motivated behavior in overweight and non-overweight children. Learning and Motivation 39: 243-255
  • Epstein LH, Dearing KK, Temple JL, Cavanaugh MD (2008) Food reinforcement and impulsivity in overweight children and their parents. Eating Behaviors 9: 319-327
  • Temple JL, Chappel AL, Shalik JL, Volcy SY, Epstein LH (2008) Daily consumption of individual snack foods decreases their reinforcing value. Eating Behaviors 9: 267-276

Non-refereed Publications

  • Temple JL (2011) Caffeinated kids: Challenges, opportunities, and priorities for caffeine research. The Experts Speak. Journal of Caffeine Research 1: 5-12
  • Raleigh EL, Caruso LM, Temple JL (2010) Research practice for dietetic interns: Using the study model as well as an integrated approach. DEP-line. American Dietetic Association newsletter. Fall issue