International dissertation prize for Dr. Anouk Smeekes

SmeekesAnouk Smeekes, post-doctoral researcher at the European Research Centre on Migration and Ethnic Relations  has won the Rae and Dr. Dan Landis Outstanding Dissertation Award of the International Academy for Intercultural Research (IAIR). This award is intended to recognize and honor outstanding research by aspiring intercultural researchers. Support for the award is provided by the Academy and Elsevier Sciences, Ltd. Anouk Smeekes will receive this prize and give a presentation about her dissertation research at the IAIR Biennial Conference in Norway this summer.

The purpose of IAIR is to promote and facilitate intercultural research in the areas of psychology, communications, education, management, and other areas of specialization in the social sciences. The Academy publishes the International Journal of Intercultural Relations,(founded in 1977), the leading journal in the field, convenes an international conference every two years and sponsors scholarly books and other activities. For more infomation visit: