Early Career Award (Division 33)

The Early Career Research Award honors an individual who has made substantial contributions to the understanding of intellectual or developmental disabilities as reflected in his or her published and presented works.

Sponsor: Division 33


Nominations for this award are sought from the full membership of the Division. The recipient must be a member of Division 33, must have received his or her doctoral degree no more than 10 years prior to the award decision, and cannot be more than two years post-tenure.

How to Apply

Submit nominations to:

Johannes Rojahn, PhD
Department of Psychology
George Mason University
Editor, Journal of Mental Health Research in Intellectual Disabilities
10340 Democracy Lane, Suite 202
Fairfax, VA 22030
Phone: 703-993-4241

Past Recipients

James McPartland, PhD


Laura Lee McIntyre, PhD, Department of Special Education and Clinical Sciences, University of Oregon
Award address: "Dual cognitive and behavioral risks in young children: Beyond implications for intervention"