Dr. Liselotte den Boer

Assistant Professor
Developmental Psychology



Scholarly publications

den Boer, L., Klimstra, T. A., & Denissen, J. (2023). Do experiences during the transition to working life Matter? The role of mastery and psychological commitment in personality trait change. Journal of Research in Personality.


Scholarly publications

Reitz, A. K., den Boer, L., Van Scheppingen, M. A., & Diwan, K. A. (2022). Personality Maturation through Sense of Mastery? Longitudinal Evidence from two Education-to-Work Transition Studies. Journal of Personality. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1111/jopy.12789
Johnson, S. K., De moor, E. L., Chung, J. M., Den boer, L., & Klimstra, T. A. (2022). An item response theory analysis of two frequently used measures of identity development. Psychological Assessment, 34(11), 1047–1061. https://doi.org/10.1037/pas0001171


Scholarly publications

den Boer, L. (2021). Personality and Identity Development during the Transition to Working Life. https://pure.uvt.nl/ws/portalfiles/portal/31554135/DP_Denissen_personality_maturation_EJoP_2019.pdf
den Boer, L., Klimstra, T. A., & Denissen, J. J. A. (2021). Associations between the identity domains of future plans and education, and the role of a major curricular internship on identity formation processes. Journal of Adolescence, 88, 107-119. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.adolescence.2021.02.005


Scholarly publications

den Boer, L., Klimstra, T. A., Branje, S. J. T., Meeus, W. H. J., & Denissen, J. J. A. (2019). Personality Maturation during the Transition to Working Life: Associations with Commitment as a Possible Indicator of Social Investment. European Journal of Personality, 33(4), 456-467. https://doi.org/10.1002/per.2218