Jacob Cohen Award for Distinguished Contributions to Teaching and Mentoring

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Sponsor: Taylor & Francis

Description

The Jacob Cohen Distinguished Contributions to Teaching and Mentoring, sponsored by the Taylor and Francis Group in memory of Jacob Cohen, PhD, recognizes demonstrated excellence in teaching and mentoring within the field of quantitative research methods.

Award recipients attending the APA convention will receive the following:

  • An invitation to present at the subsequent APA convention (length varies by award).
  • A cash award of $500 to help offset travel expenses to the subsequent convention.

All award recipients will also receive:

  • An honorary one-year membership to Div. 5.
  • An awards plaque and a place in history.

Questions about the awards, nominations and the review process can be addressed to Deborah Bandalos. The outcome of the review process will be announced by March 15, 2018.

Eligibility

Neither the nominator nor nominee need be a current or former member of either the APA or Div. 5. Both self-nominations and nominations of others will be considered. Nominees at all stages of their career will be considered.

How to Apply

Nomination materials should include:

  1. A nomination letter and two other letters of support that describe distinguished teaching and mentoring through teaching evaluations, awards, or testimonials, the nominee’s impact on student career trajectories, and the nominee’s impact via public dissemination, such as workshops, conference presentations, books, web sites or involvement in public media.
  2. The nominee’s current curriculum vitae
  3. A completed nomination form (PDF, 7.5KB) by the nominator Please send all requested nomination materials to Deborah Bandalos by Dec. 1, 2017.
Past Recipients
2017

Scott E. Maxwell

2016

Patrick J. Curran

2015

John McArdle

2014

Bruce Thompson

2013

Todd D. Little

2012

Charles M. Judd & Gary H. McClelland 

2011

Gregory R. Hancock

2010

Ronald K. Hambleton

2009

Lawrence J. Hubert

2008

Kurt F. Geisinger

2007

Hariharan Swaminathan

2006

Stephen G. West

2005

Roger Kirk

2004

Liora Schmelkin

2003

L.L. Harlow & A.T. Panter

2002

Barbara M. Byrne

2001

Leona S. Aiken