Congratulations to Dr. Toni Schmader for receiving the 2018 Daniel M. Wegner Theoretical Innovation Award.

The 2018 David M. Wegner Theoretical Innovation Award “recognizes an author that provides the most innovative theoretical contribution to social/personality psychology through the generation of new hypotheses, new phenomena or news ways of thinking about the discipline.” Dr. Toni Schmader, UBC Psychology professor and ESS Consortium director, and her co-author Constantine Sedikides, were honoured with the award for their paper State authenticity as fit to environment: The implications of social identity for fit, authenticity and self-segregation.