2016 Karen Korabik ILA Award

Congratulations to CSIOP member Dr. Karen Korabik on receiving the Outstanding Scholarship for Established Scholars award from theWomen and Leadership Affinity Group (WLAG) of the International Leadership Association (ILA).


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Pictured (L to R): Sherylle Tan, Chair of ILA’s Women and Leadership Affinity Group and Karen Korabik, Professor Emeritus, University of Guelph.


The Outstanding Scholarship for Established Scholars award recognizes excellence in the scholarship of a seasoned scholar whose published work (theoretical, empirical, or applied) has advanced the understanding of women in leadership in a significant way. The Outstanding Scholarship for Established Scholars award may acknowledge a body of research or a single piece of research. Nominees typically will have been involved in scholarship for at least 5 years.


Through her extensive body of work carried out over the past 40 years, Dr. Korabik has made outstanding theoretical, empirical, and applied contributions that have advanced our understanding of women and leadershipin innumerable ways and that make her particularly suited to receive this award.


The Women and Leadership Affinity Group (WLAG) is an ILA community for those focused in advancing women in leadership including researchers, coaches, educators, and practitioners interested in generation resources, disseminating research, and fostering the development of female leaders.





The International Leadership Association (ILA) is the global network for all those who practice, study, and teach leadership. The ILA promotes a deeper understanding of leadership knowledge and practices for the greater good of individuals and communities worldwide.