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Professor Prendergast receives editor award

25 Sep, 2015
Professor Gerard Prendergast, Associate Dean of the School of Business, was recognised with the “Outstanding Associate Editor Award” by the International Journal of Advertising, published by Routledge/Taylor and Francis. The award was announced at the annual International Conference of Research in Advertising (ICORIA) held by the European Academy of Advertising. 

The award was presented by Charles R. Taylor, Ph.D., Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Advertising, and Past-President of the American Academy of Advertising. According to Taylor, this award “Recognizes Professor Prendergast’s truly outstanding service to the journal in serving as an Associate Editor for the past 6 years. He has held papers to a high standard of excellence and has worked extremely effectively with the Editorial Review Board and ad hoc reviewers and his work has been a major factor in the success of the journal.” The International Journal of Advertising is SSCI listed and currently has a 5-year impact factor of 1.772.