Results

A culture-informed instrument for the country's main ethnocultural groups. Psychological Assessment.

Fetvadjiev, V. H., Meiring, D., Van de Vijver, F. J. R., Nel, J. A., & Hill, C.

Psychological Assessment

2015


Psycholexical Studies: Bridging emic and etic approaches

Deon Meiring and Fons J. R. van de Vijver

The 22nd International Congress for Cross-Cultural Psychology

Reims, France

2014


Beyond Agreeableness: Social-relational personality concepts from an indigenous and cross-cultural perspective

Valchev, V. H., Van de Vijver, F. J. R., Meiring, D., Nel, J. A., Laher, S., Hill, C., & Adams, B.

Journal of Research in Personality, Vol 48, Pages 17–32

2014


Developing and testing items for the South African Personality Inventory (SAPI).

Hill, C., Nel, A. J., Van de Vijver, F. J. R., Meiring, D., Valchev, V. H., Adams, B. G., & De Bruin, G. P.

South African Journal of Industrial Psychology, Vol 39, Issue 1, Pages 1-13

2013


The construct validation of the Relationship Harmony and Soft- Heartedness Scales of the South African Personality Inventory

Carin Hill, Luan French, Nadia Morton, Fons JR van de Vijver, Velichko H Valche, Byron G Adams and Gideon P de Bruin

South African Journal of Psychology, Vol 43, Issue 2, Pages 167-181

2013


Similarities and differences in implicit personality concepts across ethno-cultural groups in South Africa.

Valchev, V.H., Van de Vijver, F. J. R., Nel, J. A, Rothmann, S., Meiring, D., & De Bruin, G. P.

Journal of Cross-cultural Psychology, Vol 44, Issue 3, Pages 365-388

2013


The use of traits and contextual information in free personality descriptions across ethnocultural groups in South Africa.

Valchev, V. H., Van de Vijver, F. J. R., Nel, J. A., Rothmann, S., & Meiring, D.

Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, Vol 104, Issue 6, Pages 1077-1091

2013


Exploring the personality structure in the 11 language groups in South Africa.

Nel, A., Valchev, V.H., Rothmann, S., Van de Vijver, F.J.R. Meiring, D., De Bruin, G.

Journal of Personality, Vol 80, Issue 4, Pages 915-944

2012


Identity in South Africa: Examining self-descriptions across ethnic groups

Byron G. Adams, Fons J.R. Van de Vijver, Gideon P. De Bruin

International Journal of Intercultural Relations, Vol 36, Pages 377-388

2011


Valchev, V. H., Van de Vijver, F., S., Nel, J.A., Rothmann, S, Meiring, D., & De Bruin, G. P.

Valchev, V. H., Van de Vijver, F., S., Nel, J.A., Rothmann, S, Meiring, D., & De Bruin, G. P.

Cross-cultural Research, Vol 45, Issue 3, Pages 235-266

2011


Toward a New Approach to the Study of Personality in Culture

Cheung, F. M., van de Vijver, F. J. R., & Leong, F. T. L.

American Psychologist, Vol 66, Pages 593-603

2011


Latest News

The ECP 2015, 14th European Congress of Psychology, will take place in Milan on 7-10 July 2015, under the auspices of EFPA

Invited Symposia Combined emic-etic approach to culture-sensitive personality assessment Convenor: Fanny M. Cheung (China) Presenters: Jianxin Zhang, Weiqiao Fan, Qian Wang, Fons van de Vijver, Velichko Valchev -Personality structure in South Africa: An emic—etic approach -Traits and daily behavior in different cultural groups in South Africa  

New Book Chapter: The Big Five of Personality, Universality of

Fetvadjiev, V.H., van de Vijver, F.J.R., 2015. Five Factor Model of Personality, Universality of. In: James D. Wright (editor-in-chief), International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences, 2nd edition, Vol 9. Oxford: Elsevier. pp. 249–253. ISBN: 9780080970868          

Symposium Submission for International Convention of Psychological Science, 12–14 March 2015 , Amsterdam, The Netherlands:

Symposium: Personality across Cultures: Trait Meanings, Situational Consistency, and Predictive Value  Predictive Value of Personality for Daily Behavior across Ethnic Groups in South Africa V. H. Fetvadjiev, University of Pretoria, velichko.fetvadjiev@gmail.com, Deon Meiring, University of Pretoria, Fons J. R. van de Vijver, Tilburg University  

View all news

Recent Publications

A culture-informed instrument for the coun...

Psychological Assessment
More..

Psycholexical Studies: Bridging emic and e...

The 22nd International Congress for Cross-Cul...
More..

Beyond Agreeableness: Social-relational pe...

Journal of Research in Personality
More..

View all publications