Lifetime Achievement

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Lifetime Achievement Award

The OB Division Lifetime Achievement Award, established in 2005, recognizes senior scholars who have made exceptional contributions to our discipline throughout their careers. To be eligible for the award, an individual must have completed his or her PhD (or finished his or her training/education) at least twenty years ago. Second, the individual must be a truly outstanding scholar. He or she will have published in the very best journals and conducted research that has had a significant impact on the field.  Third, recipients of the Lifetime Achievement Award have contributed not only through their scholarship, but through service to the field.  For example, they may have served as editors of leading journals, held leadership positions with the Division or the Academy, and/or been exceptional teachers and mentors for doctoral students. Nominations are accepted by all OB Division members.  For the Lifetime Achievement Award, please send a letter of nomination along with the nominee's curriculum vitae with the subject line: 2022 OB Lifetime to David Wagner ( by February 21st, 2022.

All past award winners: