Distinguished Career Award IARR for prof.dr. Caryl Rusbult
June 1, 2008 - Prof.dr. Caryl Rusbult (VU University Amsterdam) received the Distinguished Career Award of the International Association for Relationship Research (IARR) at the conference in Providence, Rhode Island, on July 17-20, 2008.
The committee reviewing the nominations for the award based its decision on nominees' contributions to the scholarly study of relationships, teaching students about relationships, and mentoring new generations of relationship researchers.
The committee was especially impressed by the quality of professor Rusbult's contributions to the scholarly community of relationship science and concluded that they "can imagine no scholar more deserving of this particular award".