The Distinguished Member Status is an award made by the Board to a member:
Whose work has had a significant and lasting impact on the field.
Whose contributions have been recognized in the wider arena of organizational work, beyond those areas and journals typically associated with the psychoanalytic study of organizations.
Who has clearly displayed intellectual leadership in the field.
Who has acted as an influential teacher and mentor to others, and made a significant contribution to the ISPSO.
Distinguished Member Status confers lifetime honorary membership in the Society. Nominations should be forwarded to the ISPSO Board for consideration. This award requires a unanimous vote of approval by the Board.