Joseph B. Gittler Award

$7,500 for scholarly contributions to the philosophical foundations of psychological knowledge.

Deadline: June 1, 2015

Sponsor: APF

Description

The Joseph B. Gittler Award was established through a bequest from Joseph Gittler, PhD, who wished to recognize psychologists who are making and will continue to make scholarly contributions to the philosophical foundations of psychological knowledge.

Eligibility

Eligibility Requirements and Evaluation Criteria

  • Demonstrated contribution to the philosophical foundations of psychology, particularly over the last five to 10 years (psychologists at all levels of careers will be considered within this criterion).

  • Must be psychologists with an EdD, PsyD or PhD from an accredited university.

How to Apply

Nomination Requirements

  • Statement of accomplishments in the targeted area over the last five to 10 years.

  • Plan for the next five years to contribute to the philosophy of psychological knowledge.

  • Letter of recommendation supporting candidate's qualifications with reference to the program goals.

  • Current CV.

  • Self-nominations are accepted.

Submission Process

Past Recipients
2013

Dean Keith Simonton, PhD, University of California, Davis

2012

Barbara S. Held, PhD, Bowdoin College

2011

Daniel N. Robinson, PhD, Oxford University

2010

Louis Sass, PhD, Rutgers University

2009

Daniel Kahneman, PhD, Princeton University

2008

Jerome S. Bruner, PhD, New York University