Dr. W. Joel Schneider completed a PhD in clinical psychology at Texas A&M University in 2003. His research interests explore the validity of psychological assessment, the discovery of statistical procedures to increase diagnostic accuracy, and the creation of software to facilitate better clinical decision-making.

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Research Interests

  • Assessment
  • Data Analysis
  • Intelligence

Courses Taught




SPSY 9687

Clinical Supervision Seminar in School Psychology


SPSY 9688

Psychoeducational Clinic


CPSY 5694

Introduction to Assessment


EPSY 5529

Tests and Measurements


Selected Publications

  • Schneider, W.J. & Ji, F. (2023). Detecting Unusual Score Patterns in the Context of Relevant Predictors. Journal of Pediatric Neuropsychology, 9(1), pp. 1-17. Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s40817-022-00137-x

  • McGrew, K.S., Schneider, W.J., Decker, S.L., & Bulut, O. (2023). A Psychometric Network Analysis of CHC Intelligence Measures: Implications for Research, Theory, and Interpretation of Broad CHC Scores "Beyond g." J Intell, 11(1). Switzerland. doi: 10.3390/jintelligence11010019

  • Dowdy, A., Peltier, C., Tincani, M., Schneider, W.J., Hantula, D.A., & Travers, J.C. (2021). Meta-analyses and effect sizes in applied behavior analysis: A review and discussion. J Appl Behav Anal, 54(4), pp. 1317-1340. United States. doi: 10.1002/jaba.862

  • Tobin, R.M., Schneider, W.J., & Cohen, R.J. (2021). Psychological Testing and Assessment An Introduction to Tests and Measurement.

  • Floyd, R.G., Farmer, R.L., Schneider, W.J., & McGrew, K.S. (2021). Theories and measurement of intelligence. In APA handbook of intellectual and developmental disabilities: Foundations (Vol. 1) (pp. 385-424). doi: 10.1037/0000194-015

  • Dowdy, A., Tincani, M., & Schneider, W.J. (2020). Evaluation of publication bias in response interruption and redirection: A meta-analysis. J Appl Behav Anal, 53(4), pp. 2151-2171. United States. doi: 10.1002/jaba.724

  • Dombrowski, S.C., Beaujean, A.A., McGill, R.J., Benson, N.F., & Schneider, W.J. (2019). Using Exploratory Bifactor Analysis to Understand the Latent Structure of Multidimensional Psychological Measures: An Example Featuring the WISC-V. Structural Equation Modeling, 26(6), pp. 847-860. doi: 10.1080/10705511.2019.1622421

  • Schneider, W.J. & McGrew, K.S. (2019). Process Overlap Theory is a Milestone Achievement Among Intelligence Theories. Journal of Applied Research in Memory and Cognition, 8(3), pp. 273-276. doi: 10.1016/j.jarmac.2019.06.006