2011 Award for Distinguished Contributions to Assessment Psychology

Gregory J. MeyerGregory J. Meyer, Ph.D. Loyola University of Chicago
Professor of Psychology at the University of Toledo, where he has been since 2003. Before this he was at the University of Alaska Anchorage, where he was an Associate Professor and coordinator of their M.S. program in Clinical Psychology, and also the University of Chicago Medical Center, where he was the director of the inpatient and outpatient Psychological Assessment Service. He is the Editor of the Journal of Personality Assessment and has served in that role since 2002. His research focuses on psychological assessment, with an emphasis on the integration of personality assessment methods. Much of his work has addressed performance-based measures of implicit processes, most notably the Rorschach. With more than 60 peer-reviewed articles, he has made seminal contributions to the published literature in this area, as well as in psychometrics and assessment more generally. On four occasions the Society for Personality Assessment has given him Distinguished Contribution Awards for articles in the published literature. He is a Fellow in the Society for Personality Assessment and in Division 5 (Evaluation, Measurement, and Statistics) of the American Psychological Association.