The African Journal of Psychological Assessment focusses on original research studies, theoretical papers, test reviews and methods papers in the areas of psychometrics and psychological assessment. View our Editorial Team.

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Original Research

Experiences of experts in intelligence measurement of South African school learners  
Ilze Van der Merwe, Petro Erasmus, Werner De Klerk
20 May 2024

Original Research

Measurement invariance of cognitive and affective job insecurity: A cross-national study  
Gina Görgens-Ekermans, Valerio Ghezzi, Tahira M. Probst, Claudio Barbaranelli, Laura Petitta, Lixin Jiang, Sanman Hu
25 April 2024

Original Research

Criterion validity of the 10 personality aspects for performance in South Africa  
Xander van Lill, Cobi Hayes
16 April 2024

Original Research

Invariance and item bias of the Mental Health Continuum Short-Form for South African university first-year students  
Karina Mostert, Leon de Beer, Ronalda de Beer
26 March 2024

Original Research

Montreal Cognitive Assessment test: Psychometric analysis of a South African workplace sample  
Charles H. van Wijk, Willem A.J. Meintjes, Chris J.B. Muller
13 February 2024

Original Research

Can a general factor be derived from employees’ responses to items on the Individual Work Performance Review?  
Xander van Lill, Leoni van der Vaart
22 January 2024

Original Research

Satisfied with teaching? Psychometric properties of the Teaching Satisfaction Scale  
Tyrone B. Pretorius, Anita Padmanabhanunni, Kyle M. Jackson, Brendon D. Faroa
06 December 2023

Reviewer Acknowledgement

Acknowledgement to reviewers  
Editoial Office
20 November 2023

Original Research

The development of the Conceptual Construct Validity Appraisal Checklist  
Mario R. Smith, Erica Munnik
01 November 2023

Review Article

Adolescent hope and optimism: A scoping review of measures and their psychometric properties  
Esther J. Chongwo, Ezra K. Too, Adam A. Mabrouk, Amina Abubakar
26 September 2023
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 Notification: VACANCY: Editor-in-Chief for AJOPA


AJOPA, a highly regarded peer-reviewed scholarly journal published by AOSIS, is currently seeking a dynamic and experienced academic to assume the role of Editor-in-Chief.


The Editor-in-Chief will be responsible for overseeing the editorial process of the open-access scholarly journal within the specific focus and scope of the journal. This is an excellent opportunity for a qualified individual to contribute to advancing areas of psychometrics and psychological assessment.


The position is unsalaried. On appointment, the Editor-in-Chief Elect will be orientated into the role by the incumbent Editor, ideally in the second semester of 2024, and will, in consultation with the PsySSA leadership, begin appointing an Editorial Team.


Read the full call.

Posted: 2024-05-06

Press Release: Exciting update!

Our past two editorials for the Journal of Applied Neurosciences are available! Discover the vision and mission behind our new journal and the innovative research we aim to showcase in neuroscience and other biological underpinnings of human behaviour. Read the insightful editorials by our Editor-in-Chief, Dirk J. Geldenhuys, and learn more about our journey and goals. Check it out here: journalofappliedneurosciences.org  
Posted: 2024-05-20 More...

Press Release: The wait is over!

The wait is finally over! We are proud to introduce the African Journal of Creative Economy, your new go-to source for the latest research and insights in Cultural Economics, Creative Industries, Arts and Culture Management and Cultural Studies and Cultural Policy.  Explore our inaugural editorial by Jeanette D. Snowball and Richard Haines, featuring pioneering studies and expert opinions. Don't miss out on the start of something big! Visit ajce.africa  
Posted: 2024-05-17 More...

Notification: Fascinating article

If you're curious about metabolic flexibility and its profound impact on weight loss, this is a must-read. Dive into the fascinating findings on how carbohydrate restriction influences metabolic changes, paving the way for a healthier lifestyle. Discover more at journalofmetabolichealth.org and stay ahead of the curve on this trending topic!  
Posted: 2024-05-17 More...

Notification: Exploring the Rich Tapestry of Research History

Embark on a journey through the annals of research history! Our journal's archives hold a wealth of knowledge waiting to be rediscovered. From pioneering studies to timeless insights, explore the foundations of today's discussions. Join us in celebrating research history and uncovering the gems that continue to shape our understanding.  
Posted: 2024-05-16 More...
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