Division of International Psychology Mentoring Award

This award honors a member or affiliate of Division 52 who plays an exceptional mentoring role in an international context.

Sponsor: Division 52

Description

The Division 52 Mentoring Award is presented annually to a member or affiliate of Division 52, who plays an exceptional mentoring role in an international context.  The recipient of this award will receive a plaque of recognition at the annual APA meeting.

Mentoring may be defined by any of the following activities: 

  1. A psychologist who has served as a mentor for international students or faculty for at least three years.

  2. A psychologist who has mentored students in the area of international psychology, by training, educating, and/or preparing students to be active participants in international psychology.

  3. A senior psychologist who has mentored early career psychologists who are now
    functioning as international psychologists.

    OR

  4. An international psychologist working outside of the United States who serves as a mentor on his/her campus or at his/her agency.

 

Eligibility
Member or affiliate of Division 52, who plays an exceptional mentoring role in an international context. Self-nominations are welcome.
How to Apply

Nominations should include:

  • A cover letter.
  • Vitae.
  • At least three letters of endorsement from former or current mentees.

Nominations should be sent to the committee chair, Mercedes McCormick, PhD. The nominations will be reviewed by the Division 52 Mentoring Award Committee. The Committee's recommendation will be reported to the Division Board of Directors.

Past Recipients
2014

John Romano and Diana Zelman

2013

Richard Velayo, PhD 

2010

Florence Denmark
Raymond Fowler
Anthony Marsella

2009

Helen Verdeli

2008

Puncky P. Heppner

2007

Ani Kalayjian

2006

Kathleen Malley-Morrison

2005

None

2004

None

2003

Judith Torney-Purta
Narasappa Kumaraswamy

2002

Michael J. Stevens