Josip Šabić

Josip Šabić, Ph.D.

research assistant

josip sabic

Researcher’s unique code:

355256

Job title:

research assistant

Field of interest:

psychology of education, psychometrics

Contact:

Frankopanska 22/I
10000 Zagreb
Croatia
tel: +385 1 4883551
fax: +385 1 4810263
josip@idi.hr

Qualifications, scientific advancement and education

2016 – Research assistant (Institute for Social Research in Zagreb)
2015 – 2016 Expert Advisor (National Centre for External Evaluation of Education)
2011 – 2015 Head of Psychometrics Unit (National Centre for External Evaluation of Education)
2008 – 2011 Expert Associate (National Centre for External Evaluation of Education)
2018 PhD in Psychology (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Zagreb)
Thesis title: “Confirmatory Approach In Examining Gender Differences In Mathematical Problem-Solving Performance
2014 Visiting PhD student (Educational Research & Development Group, KU Leuven) – 1 month
2013 – 2014 Visiting PhD student (The Psychometrics Centre, University of Cambridge) – 3 months
2008 Master in Psychology (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Zagreb)

Research projects

2016 – 2019 Educational aspirations of pupils at transitional periods of Croatian elementary education: nature, determinants and change (Croatian Science Foundation)
2010 – 2011 Analysis of the Contents and the Results of the High School Final Exams – Biology, Physics and Chemistry 2009./10. (National Centre for External Evaluation of Education)
2010 Development, standardization and psychometric validation of cognitive abilities tests (Ministry for Science, Education and Sports)

Selected bibliography

Books
Jokić, B., Ristić Dedić, Z. & Šabić, J. (2011). Analiza sadržaja i rezultata ispita državne mature iz fizike. [Analysis of Content and Results of State Matura Exam in Physics]. Zagreb: Nacionalni centar za vanjsko vrednovanje obrazovanja i Institut za društvena istraživanja.
Ristić Dedić, Z. Jokić, B. & Šabić, J. (2011). Analiza sadržaja i rezultata ispita državne mature iz biologije. [Analysis of Content and Results of State Matura Exam in Biology]. Zagreb: Nacionalni centar za vanjsko vrednovanje obrazovanja i Institut za društvena istraživanja.
Ristić Dedić, Z. Jokić, B. & Šabić, J. (2011). Analiza sadržaja i rezultata ispita državne mature iz kemije. [Analysis of Content and Results of State Matura Exam in Chemistry]. Zagreb: Nacionalni centar za vanjsko vrednovanje obrazovanja i Institut za društvena istraživanja.
Journal articles
Šabić, J. (2016). Understanding the Country’s Underachievement in International Assessment: Differential Item and Bundle Functioning Approach. CADMO, 24(1), 5-19.
Šabić, J. (2014). Usporedba rezultata pristupnika iz različitih dijalektalnih regija na zadacima vezanim uz tekstove pisane čakavskim narječjem u ispitu državne mature iz Hrvatskog jezika. (Comparison of results of candidates from different dialectal regions on items related to the texts written in Cakavian dialect in Croatian language state matura examination). Suvremena psihologija, 17(1), 21-33.
Ćurković, N., Šabić, J. & Buljan Culej, J. (2010). Lista za procjenu kvalitete zadataka. (Item Quality Review Inventory). Suvremena psihologija, 13(2), 257-273.
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