Joseph B. Gittler Award

$5,500 for scholarly contributions to the philosophical foundations of psychological knowledge.

Deadline:

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

2016 

  • Blaine Fowers, PhD, University of Miami

2015

  • Henderikus J. Stam, PhD, University of Calgary

2014

  • Amedeo Giorgi, PhD

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