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  • Prof. Cobbenhagenlaan 225, Simon Building, room S 704

    5037 DB Tilburg

    Netherlands

20112019
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Personal profile

Career

2014-present Assistant professor (Tilburg University)

2013-2014 Test expert and research scientist (Cito)

2011-2013 Junior lecturer in methodology and statistics (Utrecht University)

2008-2013 Ph.D. candidate in psychometrics (Utrecht University)

Current courses

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Keywords

  • Modern Testing Theories
  • Philosophy Of Science
  • Methods For Test Construction
  • Psychometrics
  • Testing Theory
  • Modeling
  • Item Response Theory

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Research Output 2011 2019

Item-score reliability: Estimation and evaluation

Zijlmans, E. A. O., 2019, Enschede: Gildeprint. 109 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral ThesisScientific

Open Access
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evaluation
earning a doctorate
school
human being
performance
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Item-score reliability as a selection tool in test construction

Zijlmans, E. A. O., Tijmstra, J., van der Ark, L. A. & Sijtsma, K., 2019, In : Frontiers in Psychology. 2018, 9, 12 p., 2298.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
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Benchmarking
Patient Selection
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General mixture item response models with different item response structures: Exposition with an application to Likert scales

Tijmstra, J., Bolsinova, M. & Jeon, M., 2018, In : Behavior Research Methods. 50, 6, p. 2325–2344

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
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Exposition
Person
Mixture Model
Item Response Theory
Simulation

Improving precision of ability estimation: Getting more from response times

Bolsinova, M. & Tijmstra, J., 2018, In : British Journal of Mathematical and Statistical Psychology. 71, 1, p. 13-38

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Hierarchical Model
Response Time
Conditional Independence
Standard Model
Joint Model
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Item-score reliability in empirical-data sets and its relationship with other item indices

Zijlmans, E. A. O., Tijmstra, J., van der Ark, L. A. & Sijtsma, K., 2018, In : Educational and Psychological Measurement. 78, 6, 998-1020.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Scalability
Discrimination
discrimination
Relationships
Values