As part of the anniversary event "50 Years Paderborn University" on March 13, 2022, Dr. Julian Decius was honored with the award for excellent dissertations of Paderborn University. The award was presented during the ceremony by Prof. Dr. Johannes Blömer, Vice President for Research and Young Academics, in the presence of NRW Minister of Science Isabel Pfeiffer-Poensgen and University President Prof. Dr. Birgitt Riegraf (the newspaper reported). The topic of the awarded dissertation is: "Informal learning within the context of industrial work: Conceptualization, operationalization, antecedents, and learning outcomes". Dr. Julian Decius was virtually connected to receive the dissertation award due to his current research stay at Maastricht University. The written laudation of the supervisor of the thesis, Prof. Dr. Niclas Schaper, holder of the Chair of Work and Organizational Psychology at Paderborn University, can be found in the program booklet of the ceremony (in German language).