Awards and Honors


  • Cochrane Faculty Fellowship, Cochrane Collaboration College for Policy 2011-2012
  • University Fellowship, University of Pennsylvania, 1994-1996

Teaching Awards

  • Nomination to GMU Teaching Excellence Award, 2010
  • School of Public Policy (SPP) Teaching Award, 2008
  • One of the 15 finalists among 68 nominees of GMU Teaching Excellence Awards, 2008

Other Awards

  • A Finalist of GMU Emerging Researcher, Scholar, Creator Award, 2011
  • Phi Sigma Omega Award from Policy Studies Organization (PSO), 2010
    (To be a life time member of PSO for organizing a short course on GIS at the 2010 APSA annual meeting)