(2013) Trustee Teaching Award, Indiana University. Indiana University School of Medicine.
(2010) Fellowship for Study in a Second Discipline. Purdue University.
(1998) Outstanding Teacher. Department of Biochemistry.
(1997) Top Ten Teacher in the School of Science. Purdue University.
(1995) Co-Chair, Fifth International Ciliate Molecular Biology Meeting. Federation of American Society for Experimental Biology.
(1992) Junior Faculty Award. American Cancer Society.