Hill, Carin; Nel, Jan Alewyn; Van de Vijver, Fons J.R.; Meiring, Deon; Valchev, Velichko H.; Adams, Byron G.; De Bruin, Gideon P.(OpenJournals Publishing, 2013-11-12)
ORIENTATION: A multicultural country like South Africa needs fair cross-cultural psychometric
RESEARCH PURPOSE: This article reports on the process of identifying items for, and provides a
ORIENTATION: The use of assessment centres (ACs) has drastically increased over the past
decade. However, ACs are constantly confronted with the lack of construct validity. One
aspect of ACs that could improve the construct ...
De Wet, Wihan; Koekemoer, Eileen; Nel, Jan Alewyn(AOSIS OpenJournals, 2016-06-14)
ORIENTATION : Technology has become part of society’s everyday functioning, changing rapidly
and providing widespread mobility. Employees are moving towards a continually connected
lifestyle, a situation in which information ...
Mtshelwane, Debrah; Nel, Jan Alewyn; Brink, Lizelle(AOSIS OpenJournals, 2016-08-11)
ORIENTATION : Impression management tactics are utilised differently by people depending on
the situation and the others around them.
RESEARCH PURPOSE : The purpose of the study was to identify the impression management
Valchev, Velichko H.; Nel, Jan Alewyn; Van de Vijver, Fons J.R.; Meiring, Deon; De Bruin, Gideon P.; Rothmann, Sebastiaan(SAGE, 2013)
Using a combined emic–etic approach, the present study investigates similarities and differences
in the indigenous personality concepts of ethnocultural groups in South Africa. Semistructured
interviews asking for self- ...
Fetvadjiev, Velichko H.; Meiring, Deon; Van de Vijver, Fons J.R.; Nel, Jan Alewyn; Hill, Carin(American Psychological Association, 2015-09)
We present the development and the underlying structure of a personality inventory
for the main ethnocultural groups of South Africa, using an emic–etic approach. The
South African Personality Inventory (SAPI) was developed ...
Cilliers, J.R.; Mostert, K.; Nel, Jan Alewyn(South African Journal of Higher Education, 2018)
The objective of this study was to investigate significant predictors of student engagement, including study demands, study resources and personality characteristics. First-year university students (N = 512) participated ...
Adams, Byron G.; Naude, Luzelle; Nel, Jan Alewyn; Van de Vijver, Fons J. R.; Laher, Sumaya; Louw, Johann; Tadi, Florence(Sage, 2018)
Intergroup relation perspectives stem from research in Western contexts with clear distinctions between the dominant and
nondominant groups. In South Africa, with at least 13 different cultural groups and 11 official ...