Department of Management Head Angelo DeNisi recently received the Society of Industrial and Organizational Psychology’s Distinguished Scientific Contribution Award. This prestigious award is given to an individual who has made highly significant lifetime contributions to the science of industrial/organizational psychology.

The Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology is a division within the American Psychology Association and is also an organizational affiliate of the American Psychological Society.

Joining Mays in 1997, DeNisi served as the director for the Center for Human Resource Management and has held numerous editorships for leading management journals. He is an honorary professor at the City University of Hong Kong and editor of the Academy of Management Journal. His research interests include job analysis, performance appraisals and the work experiences of persons with disabilities.