Program committee for IMPS 2017

Description: The Program Committee is responsible for the scientific program of the annual meeting of the Psychometric Society. Its duties include inviting speakers, short-course presenters, chairs and organizers of invited sessions, reviewing submitted abstracts and proposals for symposia, designing the program, and providing advice and feedback on the program and abstract books. According to the bylaws, the president is the chair of the Program Committee and the members are the immediate past president, president-elect, secretary, four regular members, and any number of adjunct members. Two regular members of the Program Committee are appointed by the president every year to serve for two years. In addition, the president may appoint, for a term of up to one year each, any number of adjunct members.

Chair: Anders Skrondal, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway & University of Oslo, Norway & University of California, Berkeley, California, USA (


Immediate Past President, President-Elect, and Secretary

Terry Ackerman, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC, USA

Cees Glas, University of Twente, The Netherland

Carolyn Anderson, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL, USA

Regular Members (2016-2017)

Daniel Bolt, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA

Dave Thissen, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, USA

Regular Members (2017-2018)

Irini Moustaki, London School of Economics and Political Science, UK

Francis Tuerlinckx, KU Leuven, Belgium

Adjunct Members (2017)

Paul De Boeck, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA

Matthew Johnson, Columbia University, New York, USA

Sophia Rabe-Hesketh, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA

Wen Chung Wang, The Hong Kong Institute of Education, Hong Kong

Carolin Strobl, University of Zurich, Switzerland