Jorge L. Mendoza


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Married with four children (two sons, two daughters, and one grandchild)






Associate Editor Journal of Behavioral and Educational Statistics, 1984- present


Mendoza, J. L., Toothaker, L. E., & Nicewander, W. A. (1974). A Monte Carlo comparison of the univariate and multivariate methods for the two-way repeated measure design. Multivariate Behavioral Research, 9, 165-178.

Mendoza, J. L., Toothaker, L. E., & Crain, B. R. (1976). Necessary and sufficient conditions for F ratios in Repeated measures designs. Journal of the American Statistical Association, 71, 992-993.

Mendoza, J. L. (1977). A note on the estimation of the level of predictive precision of a fitted linear equation. Psychometrika, 71, 992-993.

Nicewander, W. A., Price, J., Mendoza, J. L., & Henderson, D. (1977). The attenuation paradox in the distribution of ability. British Journal of Mathematical and Statistical Psychology, 30, 204-209.

Mendoza, J. L., Markos, V. H., & Gonter, R. (1978). A new perspective on sequential testing procedures in canonical analysis: A Monte Carlo evaluation. Multivariate Behavioral Research, 13, 371-382.

Beuchert, K. A., & Mendoza, J. L. (1979). A Monte Carlo comparison of ten item discrimination indices. Journal of Educational Measurement, 16, 109-117.

Rogan, J. C., Keselman, H. J., & Mendoza, J. L. (1979). Analysis of repeated measurements. British Journal of Mathematical and Statistical Psychology, 32, 269-286.

Lissitz, R. W., Mendoza, J. L., Huberty, C., & Markos, V. (1979). Some further ideas on a methodology for determining job similarities/differences. Personnel Psychology, 32, 517-528.

Keselman, H. J., Rogan, J. C., Mendoza, J. L., & Lawrence, B. J., (1979) Testing the validity conditions of repeated measures F tests. Psychological Bulletin, 87, 479-481.

Mendoza, J. L. (1980). A significance test for multisample sphericity. Psychometrika, 45, 495-498.

Lee, J. A., & Mendoza, J. L. (1981). A comparison of techniques which test for job differences. Personnel Psychology, 34, 731-748.

Mendoza, J. L., & Graziano, W. G. (1982). The Statistical Analysis of Dyadic Social Behavior: A multivariate approach, Psychological Bulletin, 92, 532-540.

Mendoza, J. L. (and others), (1982). Full and errant coaching effects on assigned role leaderless group discussion performance. Personnel Psychology, 35, 805-812.

Bryant, L., Lautenshlager, G., Mendoza, J. L., & Abrahams, N. (1986). Physical attractiveness and its relationship to occupational success. Journal of Applied Psychology, 71, 16-19.

McCauley, C., & Mendoza, J. L. (1986). A simulation study of item bias using a two-parameter item response model. Journal of Applied Measurement, 9, 389-400.

Christensen, L., & Mendoza, J. L. (1986). A method of assessing change in a single subject: An alteration of the RC index. Behavior Therapy, 17, 305- 308.

Lautenschlager, G., & Mendoza, J. L. (1986). A step-down hierarchical multiple regression analysis for examining hypotheses about test bias in prediction. Journal of Applied Measurement, 10, 133-139.

Crano, W. D., & Mendoza, J. L. (1987). Maternal factors that influence children's positive behavior: Demonstration of structural equation analysis of selected data from the Berkely Growth Study. Child Development, 58, 38- 47.

Mendoza, J. L., & Mumford, M. (1987). Corrections for attenuation and range restriction on the predictor. Journal of Educational Statistics, 12, 282-293.

Aguirre, B. G., Quarantelli, E. L., & Mendoza, J. L. (1988). The collective behavior of fads: The characteristics, effects, and career of streaking. American Sociological Review, 53, 569-584.

Joe, G. W., & Mendoza, J. L. (1989). The internal correlation coefficient: Its applications in statistics and psychometrics. Journal of Educational Statistics, 14, 211-226.

Joe, G. W., & Mendoza, J. L. (1989). Further comments on the Internal Correlation: A rejoinder. Journal of Educational Statistics, 14, 239-244.

Mendoza, J. L., Hart, D. L., & Powell, A. (1991). A bootstrap confidence interval based on a correlation coefficient corrected for range restriction. Multivariate Behavioral Research, 26, 255-269.

Mendoza, J. L., & Reinhardt, R. N. (1991). Validity generalization procedures using sample based estimates: A comparison of six procedures. Psychological Bulletin, 110, 596-610.

McBride, A. A., Mendoza, J. L., & Carraher, C. M. (1993). The development of a biodata instrument to measure service-orientation. Proceedings of the Midwest Division of the Academy of Management, 36, 8-13.

Mendoza, J. L. (1993). Fisher transformations for correlations corrected for selection and missing data. Psychometrika, 58, No. 4, 601-615.

Schoenfeldt, L. F., & Mendoza, J. L. (1991). The role of computer in the practice of industrial and organizational psychology. In Gutkin, T. B., & Wise, S. (Eds.) The computer and the decision-making process, (pp. 155-176). Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.

Schoenfeldt, L. F., & Mendoza, J. L. (1994). Developing and using factorially derived biographical scales. In G. S. Stokes, M. D. Mumford, & W. A.Owens (Eds.) The Biodata Handbook: Theory, Research, and applications, (pp. 147-170). Palo Alto, CA: Consulting Psychologists Press, Inc.

Carraher, S. M., Buckley, M. R., Carraher, C. E., Kerley, J. E., Mendoza, J. L., & McBride, A. A. (1995). The assessment of service-orientation with biodata. Proceedings of the Southern Management Association, 172- 174.

Carraher, S., Mendoza, J., & McBride, A. (1995). Identifying service-oriented individuals with biodata. SWAM Proceedings, pp.114-117 [nominated as best paper for meeting.]

Carraher, S., Mendoza, J., Ishaq, M., Buckley, M., Carraher, C., & Kerley, J. (1996). Validation of an instrument to measure service-orientation. Midwest Academy Proceedings, pp. 213-218.

McBride, A. A., Mendoza, J. L. , & Carraher, S. M. (1997) The development of a biodata instrument to measure service-orientation. Psychological Reports, 81, 1395-1407.

Parson, J., Huszti, H., Crudder, S., Gage, B., Jarvis, D., Mendoza, J., and Parish, K. (1998) Determinants of HIV risk reduction behavior among female partners of men with hemophilia and HIV infection. AIDS and Behavior , 2, No. 1, 1-12.

Huszti, H.C., Parsons, J.T., Cotton, D., Mendoza, J., Harlow, L., Parish, K. L.,Nuss, R., and Riske, B. (In Press) Determinants of safer sexual behavior in a long-term HIV seropositive population: The Multi-site Hemophilia Behavior Intervention and Evaluation Project. Journal of Health Psychology.

Carraher, Mendoza, Buckley, Schoenfeldt and Carraher. Validation of an Instrument to Measure Service Orientation. (1998) Journal of Quality Management,2(3), 211-224.

Mendoza, J.L., Stafford, K.L. and Stauffer, J.M. (2000) Large-sample confidence intervals for the validity and reliability coefficients. Psychological Methods, 5, No. 3, 356-369.

Stauffer, J. M. and Mendoza, J. L. (In Press) The proper sequence for correcting correlation coefficients for range restriction and unreliability. Psychometrika.

Mendoza, J. L., and Stafford, K. L. (In Press) Confidence intervals, power calculations, and sample size estimation for the squared multiple correlation coefficient under the fixed and random regression models. Applied Psychological Measurement.