News

2024-05-16

New paper in press by T. Eckes, M. Salditt, & S. Nestler in Psychological Assessment: Living up to expectations? A simulation study evaluating methods used to detect sudden gains and sudden losses.

2024-04-30

New paper in press by B. Goecke, P. V. DiStefano, W. Aschauer, K. Haim, R. E. Beaty, & B. Forthmann in The Journal of Creative Behavior: Automated Scoring of Creativity in German.

2024-04-15

New paper in press by M. Mund, Y. Park, & S. Nestler in Journal of Marriage and Family: Disentangling between- and within-person variation in relationship science.

2024-03-27

New paper in press by S. Humberg, ... & S. Nestler in Psychological Methods: Investigating the effects of congruence between within-person associations: A comparison of two extensions of response surface analysis.

2024-03-25

Marie Salditt successfully defended her dissertation. Congratulations Marie!

2024-03-21

Boris Forthmann recieved the Daniel E. Berlyne Award for outstanding research by an early career scholar by APA's Division 10 for Psychology of Aesthetics, Creativity, and the Arts.

2024-03-04

New paper in press by J. Saretzki, B. Forthmann, & M. Benedek in Psychology of Aesthetics, Creativity, and the Arts: A systematic quantitative review of divergent thinking assessments.

2024-02-14

New paper in press by S. Nestler & M. Salditt in Behavior Research Methods: Comparing type 1 and type 2 error rates of different tests for heterogeneous treatment effects.

2024-02-08

New paper in press by B. Forthmann & S. Nestler in Quantitative Science Studies: Latent variable modeling of scientific impact: Estimation of the Q model parameters with structural equation models.

2024-02-02

New paper in press by B. Forthmann in Creativity Research Journal: Disentangling quantity and quality in the assessment of creative productions.

2024-01-30

New paper in press by H. Mentel, N. Förster, B. Forthmann, & E. Souvignier in Teaching and Teacher Education: Predictors of teachers’ behavioral intentions in inclusive education and their changes over time: A competitive test of hypotheses.

2024-01-08

New paper in press by M. Krause, G. Greefrath, B. Forthmann, ..., & S. Heusler in Frontiers in Education: Effects of student-owned and provided mobile devices on mathematical modeling competence: Investigating interaction effects with problematic smartphone use and fear of missing out.

2023-12-04

New paper in press by J. Scharbert, ..., S. Nestler, M. Back, & K. Utesch in Journal of Personality and Social Psychology: Narcissists’ affective well-being: Associations of grandiose narcissism with state affect level and variability.

2023-11-15

New paper in press by E. Ulitzsch, S. Nestler, O. Lüdtke, & G. Nagy in Psychological Methods: A screen-time-based mixture model for identifying and monitoring careless and insufficient effort responding in ecological momentary assessment data.

2023-11-11

New paper in press by M. Beisemann, B. Forthmann, & P. Doebler in Multivariate Behavioral Research: Understanding ability and reliability differences measured with count items: The Distributional Regression Test Model and the Count Latent Regression Model.

2023-11-08

New paper in press by D. Dumas, B. Forthmann, & P. A. Alexander in Educational Psychologist: Using a Model of Domain Learning to Understand the Development of Creativity.

2023-10-25

New paper in press by B. Forthmann & M. Ehlert in Physics of Life Reviews: Creative Metacognition and its Relation to the Conceptualization, Assessment, and Nurture of Creativity: Comment on “A Systematic Framework of Creative Metacognition” by I. Lebuda & M. Benedek.

2023-10-18

We conducted an exciting retreat in Brake.

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2023-10-02

New paper in press by S. Nestler & S. A. Blozis in Statistics in Medicine: A latent variable mixed-effects location scale model that also considers between-person differences in the autocorrelation.

2023-09-12

New paper in press by M. Salditt, T. Eckes, & S. Nestler in Administration and Policy in Mental Health and Mental Health Services Research: A tutorial introduction to heterogeneous treatment effect estimation with meta-learners.

2023-09-04

Katrin Jansen successfully defended her dissertation. Congratulations Katrin!

2023-08-19

New paper in press by E. Bleckmann, S. Nestler & J. Wagner in Journal of Personality: Routes to momentary self-esteem in adolescence: Links with interpersonal perceptions of liking and personality metaperceptions within social interactions.

2023-08-18

New paper in press by B. Forthmann, B. Goecke & R. E. Beaty in Creativity Research Journal: Planning missing data designs for human ratings in creativity research: A practical guide.

2023-07-28

New paper in press by K. Jansen & H. Holling in Research Synthesis Methods: Rare events meta-analysis using the Bayesian beta-binomial model.

2023-07-12

New paper in press by M. Salditt & S. Nestler in Statistics in Medicine: Parametric and nonparametric propensity score estimation in multilevel observational studies.

2023-07-03

The seminar Computer-based data-analysis by Nele Bögemann was evaluated as the best newcomer seminar of the Institute for Psychology in the summer term 2023. Congratulations Nele!

2023-06-27

New paper in press by B. Forthmann, K. Kaczykowski, M. Benedek & H. Holling in the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health: The manic idea creator? A review and meta-analysis of the relationship between bipolar disorder and creative cognitive potential.

2023-06-14

Steffen Nestler is supported by a grant of the German Research Foundation (DFG) for the project „Likelihood and bayesian estimation of complex triadic social relations model data”.

2023-06-12

New paper in press by J. D. Patterson, H. M. Merseal, ..., B. Forthmann, ... & R. E. Beaty in Psychology of Aesthetics, Creativity, and the Arts: Multilingual semantic distance: Automatic verbal creativity assessment in many languages.

2023-05-25

New paper in press by E.-K. Brosch, C. Binnewies, C. Groening & B. Forthmann in Applied Psychology: An International Review: The role of general work engagement and well-being for vacation effects and for vacation fade-out.

2023-05-24

New paper in press by B. Forthmann in Scientometrics: Researcher capacity estimation based on the Q model: A generalized linear mixed model perspective.

2023-05-15

New paper in press by U. Kunzmann, S. Nestler & ... in Emotion: Three facets of emotion regulation in old and very old age: Strategy use, effectiveness, and variability.

2023-05-09

New paper in press by S. Nestler & S. Humberg in Structural Equation Modeling: A Multidisciplinary Journal: Univariate autoregressive structural equation models as mixed-effects models.

2023-05-06

New paper in press by S. Nestler in Multivariate Behavioral Research: A mixed-effects model in which the parameters of the autocorrelated error structure can differ between individuals.

2023-05-04

New paper in press by L. Romankiewicz, H. Schaare, S. Nestler, A. Villringer, & M. Blöchl in Biological Psychiatry: Global Open Science: Mediation of the association between vascular risk factors and depressive symptoms by C-Reactive Protein.

2023-04-19

New paper in press by S. Nestler & E. Erdfelder in Psychometrika: Random effects multinomial processing tree models: A maximum likelihood approach.

2023-03-08

New paper in press by M. Blöchl, ..., S. Nestler & A. Villringer in Psychological Medicine: Vascular risk factors, white matter microstructure, and depressive symptoms: A mediation analyses using the UK Biobank.

2023-02-25

New paper in press by K. Miroshnik, B. Forthmann, M. Karwowski & M. Benedek in Intelligence: The relationship of divergent thinking with broad retrieval ability and processing speed: A meta-analysis.

2023-02-14

New paper in press by T. Eckes & S. Nestler in Clinical Psychological Science: Do I like me now? An analysis of everyday sudden gains and sudden losses in self-esteem and nervousness.

2023-02-02

New paper in press by J. Harenbrock, B. Forthmann & H. Holling in Journal of Personnel Psychology: Retest reliability of situational judgment tests: A meta-analysis.

2023-01-20

New paper in press by Y. Yu, R. E. Beaty, B. Forthmann, M. Beeman, J. H. Cruz & D. R. Johnson in Psychology of Aesthetics, Creativity, and the Arts: A mad method to assess idea novelty: Improving validity of automatic scoring using maximum associative distance (MAD).

2023-01-19

New paper in press by B. Forthmann, M. Karwowski & R. E. Beaty in Psychology of Aesthetics, Creativity, and the Arts: Don't throw the "bad" ideas away! Multidimensional top-scoring increases reliability of divergent thinking tasks.

2022-11-22

New paper in press by T. Eckes, U. Buhlmann, H. Holling & A. Möllmann in BMC Psychiatry: Comprehensive ABA-based interventions in the treatment of children with autism spectrum disorder – A meta-analysis.

2022-11-15

Theresa has successfully passed her exam to become a licensed psychotherapist. Congratulations!

2022-10-31

New paper in press by B. Forthmann & D. Dumas in Journal of Intelligence: Quantity and quality in scientific productivity: The tilted funnel goes Bayesian.

2022-10-24

New paper in press by A. Zielińska, B. Forthmann, I. Lebuda & M. Karwowski in Psychology of Aesthetics, Creativity, and the Arts: Self-regulation for creative activity: The same or different across domains?

2022-10-24

New paper in press by M. Salditt, S. Humberg & S. Nestler in Multivariate Behavioral Research: Gradient tree boosting for hierarchical data.

2022-09-25

We conducted an exciting retreat together with Florian Scharfs research group from the University Kassel.

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2022-09-15

The whole team joined the DGPs conference in Hildesheim. We gave or were involved in a number of oral and poster presentations and met old and new friends.

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2022-09-05

New paper in press by K. Jansen & H. Holling in Biometrical Journal: Random-effects meta-analysis models for the odds ratio in the case of rare events under different data generating models: A simulation study.

2022-07-15

Marie and Katrin gave two great presentations at the IMPS in Bologna. Katrin received a travel grant sponsored by EdAstrata Tech for her talk. Congratulations!

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2022-07-01

New paper in press by M. Meuer, S. Nestler, & A. Oeberst in Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied: What determines hindsight bias in written work? One field and three experimental studies in the context of Wikipedia.

2022-06-10

New paper in press by T. Schauf, M. Dufner, S. Nestler, & R. Rau in Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin: Do agency and communion explain the relationship between perceiver and target effects in interpersonal perception? A meta-analysis on generalized reciprocity.

2022-05-20

New paper by S. Humberg, ..., S. Nestler, & M. Back is now in press in Journal of Personality and Social Psychology: The true role that suppressor effects play in condition-based regression analysis: None.

2022-05-13

New paper by R. Rau, J. Zimmermann, & M. Back is now in press in Personlity Disorders: Theory, Research, and Treatment: Applying multi-modal social relations analyses in personality pathology research.

2022-04-19

New paper by  S. Nestler is now in press in Structural Equation Modeling: A Multidisciplinary Journal: Regularized 2SLS estimation of structural equation model parameters.

2022-04-06

New paper by M. Blöchl and S. Nestler is now in press in Neurology: Long-term changes in depressive symptoms before and after stroke.

2022-03-09

New paper by I. Thielmann, R. Rau, and K. Locke is now in press in Journal of Personality and Social Psychology: Trait-specificity versus global positivity: A critical test of alternative sources of assumed similarity in personality judgments.

2022-03-04

New paper by  A. Höltermann, F. Scharf, G., Romer, & B. Möller-Kallista in press in Zeitschrift für Kinder- und Jugendpsychiatrie und Psychotherapie: Psychische Belastung bei unbegleiteten und begleiteten Flüchtlingen im Kindes- und Jugendalter in Deutschland.

2022-02-03

New paper by E. Ulitzsch & S. Nestler in press in Psych: Evaluating Stan's Variational Bayes algorithm for estimating multidimensional IRT models.

2022-01-28

New paper by S. Mota, I. Mielke, L. Kroencke, K. Geukes, S. Nestler, & M. Back in press in European Journal of Personality: Daily dynamics of grandiose narcissism: Distribution, stability, and trait relations of admiration and rivalry states and state contingencies.

2022-01-16

New paper by F. Scharf, A. Widmann, C. Bonmassar, & N. Wetzel in press in Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience: A tutorial on the use of temporal principal component analysis in developmental ERP research - chances and challenges.

2021-12-22

Florian Scharf accepted the offer for a chair for Psycholigical Methods at Kassel University. Congratulations! The whole team is proud of Florian!

2021-12-10

New paper by T. Dercksen, A. Widmann, F. Scharf, & N. Wetzel in press in Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience: Sound omission related brain responses in children.

2021-11-30

New paper by S. M. Breil, P. C. Schweppe, ..., S. Nestler, & M. D. Back in press in Journal of Personality and Social Psychology: The incremental validity of average states: A replication and extension of Finnigan and Vazire (2018).

2021-11-24

New paper by R. Rau, E. Carlson, ..., S. Nestler, & M. D. Back in press in Journal of Personality and Social Psychology: Positivity in peer perceptions over time: Personality explains variation at zero-acquaintance, popularity explains differential change.

2021-11-18

New paper by S. Nestler in press in Statistics in Medicine: An extension of the mixed-effects growth model that considers between-person differences in the within-subject variance and the autocorrelation.

2021-11-17

New paper by R. Rau, N. Lawless DesJardins, ..., & S. Nestler in press in Social Psychological and Personality Science: Perceiver effects in first impressions reflect generalized stereotypes: Evidence of consistency across time, groups, and contexts.

2021-11-12

New paper by E. Maaßen, R. Rau, C. Montag, and colleagues is now in press in Frontiers in Psychology: Measuring emotional awareness in patients with Schizophrenia and Schizoaffective disorders.

2021-11-08

New paper by M. Katzorreck, S. Nestler, C. Wrosch, & U. Kunzmann is now in press in Psychology and Aging: Age differences in sadness reactivity and variability.

2021-10-27

New paper by S. Nestler, K. Geukes, T. Zaun, & T. Eckes is now in press in Collabra:Psychology: On the role of response styles in the study of intraindividual variability.

2021-10-04

New paper by S. Nestler, O. Luedtke, & A. Robitzsch is now in press in Journal of Educational and Behavioral Statistics: Analyzing longitudinal social relations model data using the social relations structural equation model.

2021-09-29

Our group conducted an exciting retreat in beautiful Bocholt.