Frank L. Schmidt (* April 29, 1944) passed away on August 21, 2021. He was intellectually vibrant and brilliant until the end.

Frank was a paradigm-shifting scientist, an ardent and honest researcher, and a father of modern meta-analytic techniques. His contributions transformed entire fields of psychological and management inquiry but also extended to many other fields where psychometric meta-analysis has become the bedrock of scientific knowledge.

This page is intended as a space for his colleagues and friends to share memories of Frank and celebrate his contributions to our field (and lives).

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