GRANTS and AWARDS

SpF ("Students Partnering With Faculty") Grant, The Human Rights Archive2013

2011 Presidential Excellence Award for Distinguished Teaching

National Endowment of the Arts, “The Big Read” 2010

Untenured Faculty Research Initiative, Kean University 2008-2009, 2005-2006

Kean University Student-Athlete Award Recognition, 2006 & 2007  (An award given to a Kean student with a special recognition given to the professor who has had a formative impact on their personal scholastic achievements.)         

Postdoctoral Fellowship, Fordham University, Fall 2003-Spring 2005

University of Wisconsin-Madison Dissertation Fellowship, The Graduate School, Fall 2000

FLAS Title IV Dissertation Fellowship, U.S. Dept. of Education, Academic Year 1999-2000

FULBRIGHT IIE Dissertation Fellowship, April 1998-January 1999

FLAS Title IV Fellowship, U.S. Dept. of Education, Academic Year 1997-1998

FLAS Title IV Fellowship, U.S. Dept. of Education, Academic Year 1996-1997

Advanced Filipino Abroad (Fulbright-Hayes Language Program) for the study of Tagalog at the University of the
Philippines-Los Banos, Summer 1995

Advanced Opportunity Fellowship, University of Wisconsin-Madison Graduate School, Academic Year 1995-1996

FLAS Title IV Fellowship, U.S. Dept. of Education, Spring 1995

Southeast Asian Studies Summer Institute FLAS Award for the study of Tagalog, Summer 1994

Center for Southeast Asian Studies Fellowship, Fall 1994

Advanced Opportunity Fellowship, University of Wisconsin-Madison Graduate School, Academic Year 1993-1994

Advanced Opportunity Fellowship, University of Wisconsin-Madison Graduate School, Academic Year 1993-1994