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.