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Dr. Janine Buchholz

  Buchholz Habilitandin

Post-doc Researcher

Educational Measurement

Educational Quality and Evaluation

Rostocker Straße 6
60323 Frankfurt am Main

+49 (0)69-24708-130



Curriculum Vitae

Current Research Activities

  • PISA 2015 and PISA 2018: Scaling the student, parent, teacher and school questionnaires for the international field trial and main study data with a focus on the analysis of invariance
  • Sources of construct-irrelevant variance in questionnaires and the question of validity
  • Modeling response processes in large scale assessments (e.g. position effects)
  • Multidimensional models of Item Response Theory


Teaching and Workshops

Other Professional Activities

Representative of junior researchers within the “Methods and Evaluation” division of DGPs, the German Psychological Association


  • German Psychological Association (DGPs)
  • National Council on Measurement in Education (NCME)

Ad-hoc reviewer

  • Educational and Psychological Measurement (EPM)      
  • European Journal of Psychological Assessment (EJPA)
  • Journal for Educational Research Online (JERO)
  • Large-scale Assessments in Education (LSAE)
  • Psychological Test and Assessment Modeling (PTAM)
last modified Feb 18, 2019