Research Methods and Statistics

We are interested in many facets of behavioral research methods and statistics. This comprises the discussion of classical versus Bayesian methods, graphical data presentation with standard errors and confidence intervals, as well as response durations as a novel measurement in cognitive experiments.

Exemplary Publications

Pfister, R. & Janczyk, M. (2013). Confidence intervals for two sample means: Calculation, interpretation, and a few simple rules. Advances in Cognitive Psychology9(2), 74–80.


Pfister, R., Neszmélyi, B. & Kunde, W. (2023). Response Durations: A Flexible, No-Cost Tool for Psychological Science. Current Directions in Psychological Science32(2), 160–166.