Fulbright Scholar, Hong Kong (2013-2014)

2010 Kean Faculty Research Mentor of the Year Award

2009 Kean Presidential Excellence Award for Distinguished Teaching

Kean Presidential Scholars Challenge research award (PI) (2010)

Students Partnering with Faculty Research Award, Kean University (2011-2012)

Students Partnering with Faculty Research Award, Kean University (2010-2011)

Released Time for Research Award, Kean University (2009-2010)

Students Partnering with Faculty Research Award, Kean University (2009-2010)

Foundation Faculty Research Award, Kean University (2009-2010)

Foundation Faculty Research Award, Kean University (2008-2009)

Students Partnering with Faculty Research Award, Kean University (2008-2009)

Untenured Faculty Research Initiative Award,
Kean University (2008-2009)

Untenured Faculty Research Initiative Award,
Kean University (2006-2007) 

2004 Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Award,
Phi Delta Kappa International