DOP Excellence in Occupational Psychology Research Award
The Excellence in Occupational Psychology Research Award replaces our previous "Academic Contribution to Practice Award". We would like to welcome nominations for exceptional research which has had a significant impact, for example further research, practice and policy.
Please note that those within five years of their Masters/PhD should consider the Excellence in Occupational Psychology Research (Early Career) Award.
Nominations can be made either by or on behalf of an academic psychologist who conduct Occupational Psychology research.
Please note: Awards will not be made to whole organisations.
Can be anyone
We would like to welcome nominations for exceptional research which has has a significant impact in various ways, for example further research, practice and policy.
Each will be rated on a scale from 1-7 and a minimum of 16 points must be achieved in order to receive the award.
If no submissions of sufficient merit are received, no award will be made.
Guidance for nominations
You will need the following information.
(Q2*) Please select one, is the nomination for
(Q3*) Nominee/Lead name
(Q4*) Nominee BPS number
(Q5*) Nominee institution
(Q6*) Please tell us the names of all team members involved with this work
Nominator information (if applicable):
(Q7*) Nominator name
(Q8*) Nominator institution
You will also be asked to provide information in relation to the following questions:
(Q9*) Please provide an overview of the research undertaken (including scope, topics etc) (max 300 words)
(Q10*) Please provide details to demonstrate excellence in the research (including ethical implications and how competence was ensured in the research) (max 300 words)
(Q11*) Please provide details of the impact of the research and how this has been establlshed (max 300 words)
(Q12*) Please provide details of how the research was disseminated both within OP and beyond (max 300 words)
(Q13*) Please provide details on the primary role of the nominee/lead in an academic institution or details if the nominee\lead has retired from such role (max 300 words)
How to apply
Nominations are to be made online via the following link:
Awards will be judged by a panel of Occupational Psychologist, academics and representatives from our partners. Full information about our judges can be found online via the following link:
Nominations will close on Tuesday the 30th of October 2018 and the winner will be notified by Friday 16 November 2018.
The presentation ceremony will be held on the evening of the 10 January 2019 at the Division of Occupational Psychology Annual Conference Gala Dinner in Chester.
The winner will