IARR honored the accomplishments of several of its members with a reception at the 2012 conference in Chicago.
Distinguished Career Award: Harry T. Reis
Gerald R. Miller Award for Early Career Achievement: Omri Gillath
Berscheid-Hatfield Award for Distinguished Mid-Career Achievement: Terri L. Orbuch
Mentoring Award: Denise Haunani Solomon
Teaching Award: Kelly Campbell
Book Award: William Ickes (2009) Strangers in a Strange Lab, Oxford University Press
Article Award: Leanne K. Knobloch and Jennifer A. Theiss, (2010) An actor–partner interdependence model of relational turbulence: Cognitions and emotions, Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 27, 595-619.
Dissertation Award: Lindsey A. Beck, Balancing the Need to Protect the Self against Needs to Form and Strengthen Close Relationships, Yale University
Steve Duck New Scholars Award for Faculty: Jennifer M. Tomlinson
Steve Duck New Scholars Award for Graduate Students: Judith Gere
The IARR Awards Committee included: C. Raymond Knee (Chip) (Chair), Gurit Birnbaum, Leah Bryant, Eli Finkel, Catrin Finkenauer, & April Trees