Co-PI on National Science Foundation IUSE grant “Collaborative Research: Community Sourcing of Introductory Physics for the Life Sciences” (DUE–1624017), PI Robert Hilborn (American Association of Physics Teachers), 2016-2019).
Co-PI on National Science Foundation TUES grant “Creating a Common Thermodynamics,” DUE-1122941, PI Edward F. Redish (University of Maryland) (2011-2014).
National Science Foundation Research Opportunity Award to join the laboratory of Prof. Tobias Baumgart, University of Pennsylvania as part of 2010-11 sabbatical.
Argonne National Laboratory Center for Nanoscale Materials User Proposal, “Quantum Rod Blinking and Fluorescence Lifetimes on Sub-Microsecond Timescales,” approved September 2007.
Michener Fellowship for jsabbatical leave at Swarthmore College, academic years 2006-07 and 2010-11.
Summer undergraduate research stipends from Howard Hughes Medical Institute grant to Swarthmore College, yearly since summer 2004.
Graduate and Postdoctoral Fellowships
Materials Research Science & Engineering Center Postdoctoral Fellowship, Harvard University, 2001-2002.
Fellow, AT&T Graduate Research Program for Women, 1991–1996.
Graduate Fellow, National Science Foundation, 1991–1994.
Other Awards and Memberships
American Physical Society Outstanding Referee 2016 (reflects cumulative service).
Member, American Physical Society, Physics Education Research Topical Group, Divisions of Materials Physics and Laser Physics.
Member, American Association of Physics Teachers