Awards & Honors
January 1, 2016
2016 Faculty Research Grant
This project uses original survey data to assess the impact of national migrant integration policies on the propensity of organizations to form cooperative relationships with specific EU level actors. It empirically assesses whether Europeanization is enduring or sporadic.
June 13, 2015
School of Security and Global Studies Excellence in Teaching and Learning Award
Received the 2015 Excellence in Teaching Award for the SSGS.
January 1, 2015
2015 Faculty Research Grant
My current research project investigates how well supranationally-organized umbrella organizations based in Brussels, Belgium (the capital of the European Union) represent their diverse members’ interests.
January 15, 2014
2014 Research Grant
Investigate the domestic determinants of cooperation among European migrant and refugee NGOs.
January 1, 2007
Inaugural Working Paper
Institute for European Studies
Manuscript selected as inaugural working paper for Institute for European Studies’ newly-launched working paper series, 2007
September 1, 2006
Nomination - APSA Best Paper on European Politics and Society
American Political Science Association
Nominated for American Political Science Association 2006 prize for best paper on European Politics and Society
September 1, 2005
Institute of International Education
Researched the political activities of European migrant and refugee NGOs and their methods of policy influence.