Personality Types

Models of personality types have evolved significantly from the original Jungian Psychological Types to the Myers–Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) enhancements and more recently to the Big Five personality traits. Based on the latter, one can take a personality test online at:

I’ve taken the test a while ago and my result was an INFJ-A (i.e. Introverted, iNtuitive, Feeling, Judging – Advocate). Let me know of your result if you decide to give it go.

Jung, C. G. (1971). Psychological Types, Collected Works of C.G. Jung. Volume 6, Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press

Rothmann, S., Coetzer, E. P. (2003). The big five personality dimensions and job performance. SA Journal of Industrial Psychology, 29. DOI: 10.4102/sajip.v29i1.88

Goldberg, L. R. (1993). The structure of phenotypic personality traits. American Psychologist, 48 (1): 26–34. DOI: 10.1037/0003-066x.48.1.26