Mid-Career Award

Award Winners


As recipient of the 2020 EAPP Mid Career Award, Ulrich Orth was selected. The selection committee was chaired by Veronica Benet-Martinez, and further included Franz Neyer and Denis Bratko. The award recognizes Ulrich’s contributions to the study of self-esteem’s nature, causes, processes, and consequences. He is the leader of a new generation of researchers studying the mechanisms underlying consistency and change in self-esteem using very large samples, sophisticated statistical models, and replication across multiple longitudinal studies.¬† Congratulations to Ulrich Orth!


Ulrich Orth
University of Bern, Switzerland



Vassilis Saroglou
Université catholique de Louvain, Belgium



Rainer Riemann
Bielefeld University, Germany