Franklin V. Taylor Award for Outstanding Contributions in the Field of Applied Experimental/Engineering Psychology

This award recognizing outstanding achievements made by a psychologist in the field of Applied Experimental/Engineering Psychology.

Sponsor: Division 21

Description
Recipients of this award are expected to deliver an oral presentation of approximately 45 minutes as part of the Division 21 program at the next annual meeting of the APA. The presentation should address a scientific or technical topic, provide an historical review of the recipient's area of expertise, or describe personal reflections on important events in the development of applied experimental or engineering psychology.
How to Apply

Please provide the following support for your nomination.

  1. Attach a letter showing the outstanding contributions your nominee has made to the field of applied experimental/engineering psychology. The Awards Committee believes that potential recipients will have contributed by virtue of (1) research and publication, (2) special new contributions, e.g., equipment or techniques, or (3) general leadership in the field, e.g., teacher, director of laboratory, officer in societies, etc. Please demonstrate how your candidate is outstanding with respect to one or more of these criteria. 

  2. Attach the candidate‚Äôs vita. 

  3. Previous nominations will be reconsidered by the Awards Committee. Please update the supporting material and include an updated vita. 

  4. Please send this form or a nominating letter and supporting documentation to the  Awards Committee Chair listed under Contact on the Division 21 web site.

E-mail submissions are encouraged

Past Recipients

2010

John Senders

2009

Joel Warm

2008

Wayne Gray

2007

Robert Helmreich

2006

Paul Slovic

2005

Donald Norman

2004

Raja Parasuraman

2003

Deborah A. Boehm-Davis

2002

Wendy A. Rogers

2001

Peter A. Hancock

2000

Eduardo Salas

1999

Arther Dan Fisk

1998

Robert Glaser

1997

Ben B. Morgan, Jr.

1996

Robert S. Kennedy

1995

No Award

1994

Henry L. Taylor

1993

Christopher D. Wickens

1992

H.McIlvane Parsons

1991

Raymond S. Nickerson

1990

J. A. Thorpe

1989

Robert C. Williges

1988

Martin A. Tolcott

1987

Randall M. Chambers

1986

Harold P. Van Cott

1985

Harry L. Snyder

1984

David Meister

1983

Jesse Orlansky

1982

Robert R. Mackie

1981

Richard W. Pew

1980

Henry R. Jex

1979

William C. Howell

1978

Ward Edwards

1977

Jack A. Adams

1976

Stanley N. Roscoe

1975

George E. Briggs

1974

Edwin A. Fleishman

1973

Karl D. Kryter

1972

Warren H. Teichner

1971

Earl A. Alluisi

1970

Julien M. Christensen

1969

Ross A. MacFarland

1968

Norman H. Mackworth

1967

Ernest H. McCormick

1966

J.C.R. Licklider

1965

Walter Grether

1964

Alphonse Chapanis

1963

Paul M. Fitts

1962

Alexander C. Williams, Jr.