Honours, Grants, and Scholarships

  • Educational Innovations for Social Justice, Jane Rule Endowment, UBC. $10,000. 2017. (with Greg Mackie, English)
  • Faculty Research Grant, Dept. of CENES, UBC. $500. 2016.
  • Dean of Arts Faculty Research Award, UBC. 2016-2017.
  • Faculty of Arts Research Grant, UBC. $3,982. 2016.
  • Faculty of Arts Undergraduate Research Award, UBC. $3,000. 2016.
  • Faculty Research Grant, Dept. of CENES, UBC. $1,000. 2015.
  • Faculty of Arts Humanities and Social Sciences International Travel Grant, UBC. $2,000. 2015.
  • Faculty of Arts Humanities and Social Sciences Visiting Speaker Grant, UBC. $1,319. 2014-15.
  • Faculty of Arts Humanities and Social Sciences Visiting Speaker Grant, UBC. $1,080. 2014-15.
  • Faculty of Arts SSHRC 4A Reapplication Funding, UBC. $1,500. 2014.
  • Faculty of Arts Humanities and Social Sciences International Travel Grant, UBC. $1,500. 2013.
  • Faculty of Arts Humanities and Social Sciences Grant, UBC. $2,977.50. 2013.
  • Early Career Research Award, Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies, UBC. 2013.
  • Faculty of Arts Undergraduate Research Award, UBC. $2,900. 2013.
  • Work Study, Work Learn Grant. Centre for Student Involvement and Careers, UBC. 2012-13.
  • Co-Curator: Cultural Programming Grant, “Vengeance and Violence in Nordic Life and Culture,” from the Nordic Council’s Coordinating Committee for Nordic Studies Abroad (Samarbetsnämnden för Nordenundervisning i utlandet). $17,000. 2011-2012.
  • Professional Presentation Travel Grant, College of Humanities & Fine Arts. 2011.
  • Nominee, Distinguished Teaching Award, University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2009-2010.
  • Fulbright Baden-Württemberg Seminar for American Faculty in German Studies. 2010.
  • Teaching and Faculty Development Grant. University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2009-2010.
  • Co-Curator: Cultural Programming Grant, “Scandinavian Impulses,” from the Coordinating Committee for Nordic Studies Abroad (Samarbetsnämnden för Nordenundervisning i utlandet).  $20,000.  2009-2010.
  • Thord-Gray Memorial Grant, Scandinavian Cultural Programming ($500). American-Scandinavian Foundation. 2009.
  • Grants for Books and Teaching Materials (ca. $1,000). Swedish Institute. 2008, 2009.
  • Cultural Event Grant ($9,500) for programming related to Swedish Cinema. Swedish Institute. 2008.
  • Computer Grant (5 computers) for the TA/Language Program, Office of Information Technologies, UMass Amherst. 2008, 2009.
  • NEMLA Travel Grant. 2007, 2008.
  • MLA Graduate Student Travel Award. 2007.
  • Graduate School Travel Grant. UMass Amherst. 2004, 2007.
  • Roth Endowment Grant for Scandinavian Studies. 2006.
  • SASS Swedish Travel Grant. Consulate General of Sweden; Society for the Advancement of Scandinavian Study. 2006.
  • Swedish Institute Summer Course Stipend. Svenska institutet. 2005, 2006.
  • University Fellowship. University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2002-2003. Nominated again, 2007.
  • Fulbright Fellowship. Hamburg, Germany. 2001-2002.
  • Karl Van D’Elden Prize in Modern Languages. Hamline University. 2001.
  • Bernhard Fangl Award in German Studies. Hamline University. 2001.
  • Eliza A. Drew Prize in German. Hamline University. 1999.
  • Ford Foundation Fellowship. Hamline University. 1998.
  • Leader Scholarship. Hamline University. 1997-2001.