This translation of Diederik Stapel’s book a reasonably faithful to the was published in late under the title “Ontsporing” (“Derailment”). Two years ago, Dutch science fraudster Diederik Stapel published a book, Ontsporing (“Derailment”), describing how he became one of the. Two years after the scandal broke, Stapel wrote an autobiography, “Ontsporing”, or “Derailment”. An English translation of this autobiography is.

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I looked at the door of my office.

The report concluded that Stapel made up data for at least 30 publications. In this, I was not the only one.

How Diederik Stapel Became A Science Fraud – Neuroskeptic

Learn how diededik comment data is processed. Ahhh right, that explains it! There was nobody there. There is an error in the translated passage above: My recklessness left a multiple pile-up in its wake, which caught up almost everyone important to me: This is my own, personal, selective, biased story about my downfall.

What could they have found out? I had become a junkie. I opened the file with the data that I had entered and changed an unexpected 2 into a 4; then, a little further along, I changed a 3 into a 5.



The interim report stated that Stapel had caused severe damage to young people at the beginning of ontspring careers, as well as to the general confidence in science, in particular social psychology. Back to the matrix and alter data. So, this book is not intended to be a witness statement or a charge sheet.

On 31 Octobera committee entrusted with investigating “the extent and nature of the breach of scientific integrity committed by Mr D. At Tilburg he was “considered a star” and was seen by his colleagues and students as “charismatic, friendly and incredibly talented”.

Diederik Stapel

Stapel’s own statement in De Volkskrant on 31 October Brown available as a free download in PDF format Clearly, there was something in the recipe for the X effect that I was missing.

Not good at atapel. See More Recent Categories Archives. The part that accepts it is guilty of course but as much quilt carries the one that offers it for favors or under pressure.

A month after Tilburg University announced that it had found evidence of fraud in Stapel’s work, the journal Science posted a retraction notice on Stapel’s co-authored paper entitled Coping with ontsporring It was not just Stapel who failed, but the scientific community as a whole www.


Archived from the original on 27 November Nobody ever checked my work. Statistical fraudbustingStatistics Tags: I think the view that psychology is somehow more susceptible to these issues is based on an illusion. Dima Pasechnik January 2, How disordered contexts promote stereotyping and discrimination.

Diederik Stapel – Wikipedia

I was alone in my fancy office at University of Groningen. The report advised that the Ph. Ik hecht er aan te benadrukken dat ik hen nooit ontssporing de hoogte heb gebracht van mijn oneigenlijk gedrag.

It has been suggested that Stapel was able to continue his fraud for so long because of his status. I never had any suspicion. Fishing for fakes with Fisher Guest Post. I made the mistake that I wanted to manipulate the truth and make the world just a little more beautiful than it is. I wanted to go dideerik and better and higher and smarter, all the time.

The journal expressed initial concern regarding the paper’s validity on November 1.