The SMiP group strives to optimally prepare its PhD Candidates for their future career in acadmia or neighboring fields. Thus, the group supports the doctoral researchers’ scientific independence (and its visibility to the scientific community) by

In line with our funding obligations, all of these publications are marked as “funded by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG, German Research Foundation) – GRK 2277 “Statistical Modeling in Psychology”)”.

Peer-reviewed journal articles

Merhof, V., & Meiser, T. (2023). Dynamic response style effects: Accounting for response process heterogeneity in IRTree decision nodes. Psychometrika.–023-09901–0


Doctoral Dissertations

Anne Voormann (2021)

„Evaluating processes involved in recognition decisions using different model comparison techniques“



Symeonidou, N. (2021). Emotional valence and arousal of sources does not improve source memory. Talk presented at the 63rd Conference of Experimental Psychologists (TeaP). Ulm, Germany.


Open Science

A link collection of open science contributions, e.g.

  • published software packages
  • shared material referring to a published paper
  • pre-registered studies
  • other open science contributions

Schreiner, M. R., Meiser, T., & Bröder, A. (2020, November). Determining the binding structure of event elements in episodic memory. Poster presented at the 61st Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Austin, TX, United States.



Other scientific contributions, e.g.

  • Book Chapters
  • Editorials
  • Handouts