Alberti Center Early Career Award

The Alberti Center Distinguished Scholarly Contributions to Bullying Abuse Prevention Award, presented annually, recognizes an individual who has made exemplary scholarly contributions to the field of bullying abuse prevention and conducted research that has the potential to influence practice and policy.

Distinguished Scholarly Contributions to Bullying Abuse Prevention
Application Deadline: July 17, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. ET

This award will recognize an individual who has made exemplary scholarly contributions to the field of bullying abuse prevention and conducted research that has the potential to influence practice and policy.

Eligibility

Applications are invited from early career professionals (no more than seven years from receiving doctoral degree) from psychology, education or a related field who work in an accredited college or university setting.

Award

The recipient of this award will receive a plaque and $1,000.

How to Apply

2020 Early Career Award Recipient

This award recognizes Gijs Huitsing, PhD an individual who has made exemplary scholarly contributions to the field of bullying abuse prevention and conducted research that has the potential to influence practice and policy.

Portrait of Gijs Huitsing, PhD.

Biography

Gijs Huitsing (PhD, 2014: “A social network perspective on bullying”) is an Assistant Professor in Sociology at the University of Groningen, the Netherlands. He does fundamental research on bullying (22 refereed articles) and investigates the effectiveness of anti-bullying interventions, especially the KiVa anti-bullying program. He is currently project leader of a consortium working on the development and implementation of an anti-bullying program for secondary education (called GRIPP), and interested in network interventions.