Journal Club

Future and past meetings of the Journal Club and the discussed publications can be found on this website.

If you want to join the mailing list of the Journal Club, please send an email to one of the organizers:
Marcel (Pauly) (AE Allgemeine Psychologie und Methodenlehre) & Lisa (Peuckmann)  (FG Angewandte Statistische Modellierung)

Winter term 2023/24

Journal Club meetings at university in SRIIb, A2.4:

  • 03.11.2023: “Misinterpreting p: The discrepancy between p values and the probability the null hypothesis is true, the influence of multiple testing, and implications for the replication crisis” (Anderson, 2020)
  • 01.12.2023: tba
  • 12.01.2024: tba

Time: 11:00-12:00 hrs. (s.t.)

Organizers: Marcel Pauly & Lisa Peuckmann

Summer term 2023

Journal Club meetings will take place in SRIIA, A2.4:

  • 21.04.2023: “Realistic precision and accuracy of online experiment platforms, web browsers, and devices” (Anwyl-Irvine et al., 2020)
  • 02.06.2023: “The Future of Women in Psychological Science” (Gruber et al., 2021)
  • 30.06.2023: „Ten simple rules for implementing open and reproducible research practices after attending a training course” (Heise et al., 2023)

Time: 11:00-12:00 hrs. (s.t.)

Organizers: Marcel Pauly & Lisa Peuckmann

Winter term 2022/23

Journal Club meetings at university in HS -1.18, A1.3:

  • 11.11.2021: "Thanks Coefficient Alpha, We’ll Take It From Here" (McNeish, 2017)
  • 16.12.2021: “Comparison of Different Response Time Outlier Exclusion Methods: A Simulation Study” (Berger & Kiefer, 2021)
  • 03.02.2022: “Can Psychological Assessment Contribute to a Better World?” (Gallardo-Pujol et al., 2022)

Time: 11:00-12:00 hrs. (s.t.)

Organizers: Marcel Pauly & Lisa Peuckmann

Summer term 2022

Journal Club meetings during the summer term 2022:

  • 20.05.2022: "Invisible hands and fine calipers: A call to use formal theory as a toolkit for theory construction" (Robinaugh et al., 2021)
  • 24.06.2022: "Strong public claims may not reflect researchers' private convictions" (van Doorn & Wagenmakers, 2021)

  • 22.07.2022: "Ten simple rules to improve academic work-life balance" (Bartlett et al., 2021)

Time: 11:00-12:00 hrs. (s.t.)

Organizers: Lasse Wennerhold & Marco Koch

Winter term 2021/22

Journal Club meetings via video conferences by using MS Teams and the team code udnl60q:

Time: 11:00-12:00 hrs. (s.t.)

Organizers: Lasse Wennerhold & Marco Koch

Summer term 2021

Video conference via MS Teams using the code udnl60q

  • 07.05.2021: "Crud (Re)Defined" (Orben & Lakens, 2020)

Time: 11:00-12:00 hrs. (s.t.)

Organizers: Lasse Wennerhold & Marco Koch

Winter term 2020/21

Meetings via video conference MS Teams:

  • 04.12.2020: "Promises and perils of experimentation: The mutual internal validity problem“ (Lin, Werner, & Inzlicht, 2020)
  • 29.01.2021: "The association between adolescent well-being and digital technology use" (Orben & Przybylski, 2019)

Time: 11:00-12:00 hrs. (s.t.)

Organizers: Lasse Wennerhold & Marco Koch

Summer term 2020

Meetings during the summer term 2020

  • 05.06.2020 (video conference via MS Teams): "Why Psychological Assessment Needs to Start Worrying About Model Fit" (Greiff & Heene, 2017)
  • 03.07.2020 (video conference via MS Teams): "The flatland fallacy: Moving beyond low-dimensional thinking" (Jolly & Chang, 2019)

Time: 11:00-12:00 hrs. (s.t.)

Organizers: Lasse Wennerhold & Marco Koch

Winter term 2019/20

Meetings during the winter term 2019/20

  • 08.11.2019:  "Choosing Prediction Over Explanation in Psychology: Lessons From Machine Learning" (Yarkoni & Westfall, 2017)
  • 13.12.2019: "Construct Validation in Social and Personality Research: Current Practice and Recommendations" (Flake, Pek, & Hehman, 2017)
  • 31.01.2020: "Academic Research in the 21st Century: Maintaining Scientific Integrity in a Climate of Perverse Incentives and Hypercompetition" (Edwards & Roy, 2017)

Time and venue: 11:00-12:00 hrs. (s.t.) (with the opportunity to have lunch together therafter) in building A1 3, room 304 (CiP Pool)

Organizers: Lasse Wennerhold & Marco Koch

Summer term 2019

Meetings during the summer term 2019

  • 26.04.2019: "The Costs of Reproducibilty" (Poldrack, 2019) & "Cargo Cult Science" (Feynman, 1974)
     
  • 24.05.2019: "A Problem in Theory" (Muthukrishna & Henrich, 2019)
     
  • 28.06.2019: "Machine Behaviour" (Rahwan et al., 2019)

Time and venue: 11:00-12:00 hrs. (s.t.) (with the opportunity to have lunch together therafter) in building A1 3, room 304 (CiP Pool)

Organizers: Lasse Wennerhold & Marco Koch

Winter term 2018/19

Meetings during the winter term 2018/19

  • 16.11.2018: Gernsbacher, M. (2018). Writing empirical articles – Transparency, reproducibility, clarity, and memorability. Advances in Methods and Practices in Psychological Science, 1, 403-414. doi.org/10.1177/2515245918754485
     
  • 14.12.2018: Watts, T. W., Duncan, G. J., & Quan, H. (2018). Revisiting the Marshmallow Test: A Conceptual Replication Investigating Links Between Early Delay of Gratification and Later Outcomes. Psychological Science, 29(7), 1159–1177.
     
  • 25.01.2019: Nelson, L. D., Simmons, J., & Simonsohn, U. (2018). Psychology's Renaissance. Annual Review of Psychology, 69:511–34. doi.org/10.1146/annurev-psych-122216-011836

Time and venue: 11:00-12:00 hrs. (s.t.) in building A1 3, room 304 (CiP Pool)

Organizers: Lasse Wennerhold & Marco Koch