Selected Recent Fellowships

Fulbright Specialist Roster, U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA), 2019-2024. In 2022, served as a Fulbright Specialist at Babeș-Bolyai University of Cluj-Napoca in Romania.

PhDigital Bootcamp Fellowship, Media Innovations Lab, School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Texas State University, sponsored by the Knight Foundation, San Marcos, TX, 2020

Faculty Fellow, Academy of Teaching Excellence, Middle Tennessee State University’s Learning, Teaching and Innovative Technologies Center, Murfreesboro, TN, 2019   

Faculty/Industry Seminar Fellowship, International Radio and Television Society Foundation in association with the Consumer Technology Association, Las Vegas, NV, 2019

Kopenhaver Center Fellow, Lillian Lodge Kopenhaver Center for the Advancement of Women in Communication and the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication’s Commission on the Status of Women, 2018

Selected Recent Awards

Rising Scholar Award, American Journalism, 2022 

Runner-up, Maurine J. Beasley Award for the Outstanding Paper on Women’s History, American Journalism Historians Association, 2022. Together with Dr. T. Mascaro. 

Alumni Spotlight Award, Point Loma Nazarene University, San Diego, CA, 2022

Wm. David Sloan Award for Outstanding Faculty Paper, American Journalism Historians Association, 2021. Together with Dr. G. Pitts.

 

First Place, Open Paper Category, Broadcast Education Association, News Division, 2021. Together with Dr. K. Pellizzaro.

Exceptional Service Award, Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication, History Division, 2020

Best Poster Presentation Award, Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication, History Division, 2020

Research Award, Kappa Tau Alpha, 2018

Nominee, Research Prize for Professional Relevance, Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication, 2018

Warren Price Award, Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication, History Division, 2018

Outstanding Research Award, Graduate and Professional Student Association, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, 2018

Continuing Excellence in Teaching Award, 2017-2018 school year, Graduate and Professional Student Association, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, 2017

Second Place, Open Paper Category, Broadcast Education Association, News Division, 2017. Together with Dr. B. Silcock.

Teaching Excellence Award, 2016-2017 school year, Graduate and Professional Student Association, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ, 2017

First Place, Debut Paper Category, Broadcast Education Association, International Division, 2016