2019 Fellow Nominations

  • Nominations are being solicited for WVPA Fellow for 2019.

    FELLOWS shall be members of the association who are interested in the advancement of psychology as a science and as a profession and who have met the requirements described below. Fellows shall be entitled to the rights and privileges of the Association without restriction.

    The minimum requirements for Fellow status shall be (a) prior status as a Member for at least one year, (b) active engagement at the time of nomination in the advancement of psychology in any of its aspects, (c) five years of relevant post-graduate professional experience, and (d) evidence of unusual and outstanding contribution or performance in the field of psychology.

    Fellows shall be elected by the Board of Directors of the Association upon recommendation of the Nominating Committee. Nominations for Fellow status will be accepted from the general membership each spring, closing the 30th day of May. A prospective candidate must receive endorsement by at least 5% of the membership (five members) to qualify for recommendation by the Nominating Committee. New Fellows will be duly honored at the next meeting of the Association following their election.

    WVPA Fellow(s) will be recognized at the Fall Conference, which takes place October 12-13, 2018. Nominations must be submitted by May 30th, 2018.