Awards

Research Awards

2014 Best Paper on Diversity Award, Department of Psychology, University of Michigan

2011 Fellow, American Psychological Association

2010 Florence L. Denmark and Mary E. Reuder Award for Outstanding International Contributions to the Psychology of Women and Gender from Division 52, American Psychological Association

2009-2010 Faculty Fellow, Seminar on Alternate and Complimentary Medicine, Center for Integrative Medicine, University of Michigan

2008 Recipient, Otto Kleinberg Award for the best paper on Intercultural and International Relations Award ($1000), Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues (Division 9 APA)

2002 Recipient, Spring-Summer Research Grant, Rackham School of Graduate Studies, University of Michigan ($4000).

2002 Faculty Fellow, Interdisciplinary Summer Institute, University of Michigan ($10,000).

2000 Recipient, Distinguished Faculty Seminar Grant, Office of Vice President for Research, University of Michigan ($8600).

1998-2001 Fellow, Michigan Society of Fellows, University of Michigan.

Teaching & Mentorship Awards

2012 Finalist, Provost’s Teaching Innovation Prize (10 out of 77 Nominations), University of Michigan

2011 Excellence in Education Award ($3500) College of Literature, Science and Arts, University of Michigan

2009 Outstanding Teaching and mentoring award ($400) in recognition of outstanding teaching and mentoring in areas related to psychological study of social issues. Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues (Division, 9 American Psychological Association)

2008 Class of 1923 Memorial Teaching Award ($2500) in recognition of Excellence in teaching and mentoring of undergraduate and graduate students, College of Literature, Science and Arts, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

2008 Mentoring Award, Latina/o Psychology Students Association (Graduate Students), Department of Psychology, University of Michigan

2002 Recipient, Faculty Career Development Award ($5000) in recognition of mentoring of minority students and outstanding contribution to the University community, University of Michigan.