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11th SFB Colloquium – Prof. Dr. Stephen Lindsay

Prof. Lindsay will give a talk on "Psychology’s Renaissance: Progress toward Transparency and Replicability".

Abstract.
Some areas of psychology have, over the last 50 or so years, developed norms of research that foster the production of Type I errors and exaggerated estimates of the sizes of real effects. Awareness of these problematic practices has exploded in the last 7 years. There has been a lot of progress, but also considerable resistance and misunderstanding. I will summarize my perceptions of the current state of play and invite discussion of ways forward.

About the speaker.
Stephen Lindsay is Professor of Psychology at the University of Victoria, British Columbia. He researches human memory and cognition, with an emphasis on source monitoring, age and memory, and eyewitness memory. As Editor in Chief of the APS flagship journal Psychological Science, he continues the journal’s mission to promote transparency and replicability in psychological research.

It speaks

Prof. Dr. Stephen Lindsay (University of Victoria)

Event Type

Gastvortrag

Subject Field

Forschungsschwerpunkt Kognitionswissenschaften

Faculty

Humanwissenschaftliche Fakultät

Date

Begin
07.02.2019, 16:15
End
07.02.2019, 17:45

Organizer

SFB 1287 "Limits of Variability in Language"

Location

Universität Potsdam, Uni-Komplex Golm, Building 10, Room 0.25
Karl-Liebknecht-Str. 24/25
14476 Golm
Map

Contact

Dr. Michaela Schmitz
Karl-Liebknecht-Str. 24-25
14476 Potsdam

Phone 977-6275