Academic Awards

List of Academic Awards
2016-
2017

Virginia G. Piper Fellowship

(Internal $15,000)

Virginia G. Piper Fellowship, Virginia G. Piper Center, Arizona State University, (Internal $15,000,)

2016

NEH Guest Faculty

(External $750)

NEH Guest Faculty. “The Environmental Humanities.” Imagining Sustainable Environments: Place and Culture in the Global Community. National Endowment for the Humanities. Humanities Institute. Virginia State University, May 18-22, 2015 (External $750)

2015

Guest Humanities Scholar

(External $200)

Guest Humanities Scholar, “Street Voice,” in collaboration with The Rag Collection and Rehoboth CDC, Arizona Humanities Council Grant, Phoenix, Arizona (External $200)

2015

NEH Guest Faculty

(External $750)

NEH Guest Faculty. “The Environmental Humanities.” Imagining Sustainable Environments: Place and Culture in the Global Community. National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Humanities Institute. Virginia State University, May 18-22, 2015. (External $750)

2014

ASU Faculty Women’s Association Outstanding Mentor Award

ASU Faculty Women’s Association Outstanding Mentor Award

2012

Visiting Scholar Fellowship

(External $2000)

Visiting Scholar Fellowship, University of Alcalá, Alcalá, Spain, to work with members of GIECO (Grupo de Investigación en Ecocrítica) at the Instituto de Investigación en Estudios Norteamericano, June 22-July 18, (External $2000)

2012

Sabbatical Leave

(Internal)

Sabbatical Leave, Arizona State University, 7/2012—12/2012 (Internal)

2012

Nominee

(External)

Nominee, The Dan Shilling Public Humanities Scholar Award (External)

2011

NEH Guest Faculty

(External)

NEH Guest Faculty, “What are the Environmental Humanities?” Rethinking the Land Ethic: Sustainability and the Humanities National Endowment of the Humanities Summer Institute, Flagstaff, AZ. (External)

2010-
2011

Fellow

(Internal $8000)

Fellow, The Humanities and Human Origins, Institute for Humanities Research, Arizona State University, (Internal $8000)

2009-
2010

Consortium of Humanities Centers and Institutes (CHCI) Grant

(External $500)

Consortium of Humanities Centers and Institutes (CHCI) Grant, for “Short Film: Values, Affect, Scale: Humanities for the Environment,” (External $500)

2009

National Endowment of the Humanities Summer Stipend

(External $3200)

National Endowment of the Humanities Summer Stipend, "Nature and History at the Nation's Edge: A Field Institute in Environmental and Borderlands History," Tucson, AZ, June 14-July 11, (External $3200)

2006-
2010

Local co-PI

(External)

Local co-PI, with Beth Vershure, Station Manager at KAET/Channel Eight, We Shall Remain: A Native History of America, WGBH outreach grant to hold We Shall Remain events and outreach activities (with surrounding Native American communities) at ASU, (External)

2008

Distinguished Visiting Scholar Fellowship

(External)

Distinguished Visiting Scholar Fellowship, Department of Foreign Languages and Literature, National Sun Yat-sen University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, May 13 –June 21 (External)

2009-
2010

Fellow

(Internal $4000)

Fellow, Lincoln Polytechnic Ethics Seminar, Arizona State University, (Internal $4000)

2007

Distinguished Visiting Scholar Fellowship

(External)

Distinguished Visiting Scholar Fellowship, Department of Foreign Languages and Literature, National Sun Yat-sen University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, June 1-30 (External)

2005

Sabbatical Leave

(Internal)

Sabbatical Leave, University of Arizona (Internal)

2005

Fellowship

(External $2000)

Fellowship, Whole Thinking Leadership Retreat, Center for Whole Communities, Knoll Farm, July, Fayston, VT, June 3-10 (External $2000)

2003

Research Career Development Fund Award

(Internal, $5000)

Research Career Development Fund Award, Office of the Senior Vice President of Academic Affairs and Provost, University of Arizona (Internal, $5000)

2002

Distinguished Visiting Scholar Fellowship

(External)

Distinguished Visiting Scholar Fellowship, Department of English, Tamkang University, Tamshui, Taiwan, April (External)

2001

Provost’s Author Subvention Grant

(Internal, $750)

Provost’s Author Subvention Grant, University of Arizona, for The Environmental Justice Reader: Politics, Poetics, and Pedagogy, (Internal, $750)

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