Publications in peer reviewed journals

Walther, A., Grub, J., Ehlert, U., Wehrli, S., Rice, S., Seidler, Z. & Debelak, R. (2021). Male depression risk, psychological distress, and psychotherapy uptake: Validation of the German version of the male depression risk scale. Journal of Affective Disorders Reports, 4, 100107.
[bib] [doi:] [url]

Schneider, L., Chalmers, R. P., Debelak, R. & Merkle, E. C. (2020). Model Selection of Nested and Non-Nested Item Response Models Using Vuong Tests. Multivariate Behavioral Research, 55(5), 664-684.
[bib] [doi:10.1080/00273171.2019.1664280]

Luo, M., Debelak, R., Schneider, G., Martin, M. & Demiray, B. (2020). With a little help from familiar interlocutors: real-world language use in young and older adults. Aging & Mental Health, .
[bib] [doi:10.1080/13607863.2020.1822288]

Huelmann, T., Debelak, R. & Strobl, C. (2020). A Comparison of Aggregation Rules for Selecting Anchor Items in Multi Group DIF Analysis. Journal of Educational Measurement, 57(2), 185-215. .
[bib] [doi:10.1111/jedm.12246]

Debelak, R. & Koller, I. (2020). Testing the Local Independence Assumption of the Rasch Model With Q3-Based Nonparametric Model Tests. Applied Psychological Measurement, 44(2), 103-117. .
[bib] [doi:10.1177/0146621619835501]

Debelak, R. (2019). An Evaluation of Overall Goodness-of-Fit Tests for the Rasch Model. Frontiers in Psychology, 9:2710.
[bib] [doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2018.02710]

Debelak, R. & Strobl, C. (2019). Investigating Measurement Invariance by Means of Parameter Instability Tests for 2PL and 3PL Models. Educational and Psychological Measurement, 79(2), 385-398. .
[bib] [doi:10.1177/0013164418777784]

Vetter, M., Schünemann, A. L., Brieber, D., Debelak, R., Gatscha, M., Grünsteidel, F., Herle, M., Mandler, G. & Ortner, T. (2018). Cognitive and Personality Determinants of Safe Driving Performance in Professional Drivers. Transportation Research Part F: Traffic Psychology and Behaviour, 52, 191-201.
[bib] [doi:10.1016/j.trf.2017.11.008]

Bollmann, S., Cook, D., Dumas, J., Fox, J., Josse, J., Keyes, O., Strobl, C., Turner, H. & Debelak, R. (2017). A First Survey on the Diversity of the R Community. The R Journal, 9, 541-552.
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Walther, A., Mahler, F., Debelak, R. & Ehlert, U. (2017). Psychobiological Protective Factors Modifying the Association Between Age and Sexual Health in Men: Findings From the Men’s Health 40+ Study. American Journal of Men's Health, 11, 737-747.
[bib] [doi:10.1177/1557988316689238]

Debelak, R., Egle, J., Köstering, L. & Kaller, C. P. (2016). Assessment of Planning Ability: Psychometric Analyses on the Unidimensionality and Construct Validity of the Tower of London Task (TOL-F). Neuropsychology, 30, 346-360.
[bib] [doi:10.1037/neu0000238]

Debelak, R. & Tran, U. (2016). Comparing the Effects of Different Smoothing Algorithms on the Assessment of Dimensionality of Ordered Categorical Items with Parallel Analysis. PLoS ONE, 11(2), e0148143.
[bib] [doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0148143]

Kaller, C., Debelak, R., Köstering, L., Egle, J., Rahm, B., Wild, P., Blettner, M., Beutel, M. & Unterrainer, J. M. (2016). Assessing Planning Ability Across the Adult Life Span: Population- Representative and Age-Adjusted Reliability Estimates for the Tower of London (TOL-F). Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 31, 148-164.
[bib] [doi:10.1093/arclin/acv088]

Vetter, M., Schünemann, A. L., Debelak, R., Gatscha, M., Herle, M., Mandler, G. & Ortner, T. M. (2015). Vorhersage von sicherheitsrelevantem Fahrverhalten bei Berufskraftfahrern: eine theoriegeleitete Validierung von Leistungs- und Persönlichkeitstests. Zeitschrift für Verkehrssicherheit, 61, 222–234.

Debelak, R., Gittler, G. & Arendasy, M. (2014). On Gender Differences in Mental Rotation Processing Speed. Learning and Individual Differences, 29, 8-17.
[bib] [doi:10.1016/j.lindif.2013.10.003]

Gmehlin, D., Fuermaier, A., Walther, S., Debelak, R., Rentrop, M., Westermann, C. & Aschenbrenner, S. (2014). Intraindividual Variability in Inhibitory Function in Adults with ADHD -- An Ex-Gaussian Approach. PLoS ONE, 9(12), e112298.
[bib] [doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0112298]

Debelak, R. & Tran, U. (2013). Principal Component Analysis of Smoothed Correlation Matrices as a Measure of Dimensionality. Educational and Psychological Measurement, 73, 63-77.
[bib] [doi:10.1177/0013164412457366]

Debelak, R. & Arendasy, M. (2012). An Algorithm for Clustering Items and Testing Unidimensionality in Rasch Measurement. Educational and Psychological Measurement, 72, 375-387.
[bib] [doi:10.1177/0013164411426005]

Rodewald, K., Bartolovic, M., Debelak, R., Aschenbrenner, S., Weisbrod, M. & Roesch-Ely, D. (2012). Eine Normierungsstudie eines modifizierten Trail Making Tests im deutschsprachigen Raum. Zeitschrift für Neuropsychologie, 23, 37-48.
[bib] [doi:10.1024/1016-264X/a000060]

Invited contributions

Gloor, J., Strobl, C. & Debelak, R. (2020). DSI Insights: Wege aus der Angst vor Algorithmen. Inside IT Kolumne, .
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Debelak, R. & Debeer, D. mstDIF: A Collection of DIF Tests for Multistage Tests.

Zeileis, A., Strobl, C., Wickelmaier, F., Komboz, B., Kopf, J., Schneider, L. & Debelak, R. psychotools: Infrastructure for Psychometric Modeling.
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Mair, P., Hatzinger, R. & Maier, M. J. (2019). eRm: Extended Rasch Modeling. 1.0-0. (Contributor)
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