HONORS

National

2013-14          

Photo of Helen Keller wearing a scholar's cap and gown and reading a document written in braille.

Photo of Helen Keller wearing a scholar's cap and gown and reading a document written in braille.

HERS Wellesley Institute for Women in Higher Education Administration, Participant 

2013               

Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA, Women's and Gender Studies Visiting Distinguished Lecturer; March (1 week residency)

2012               

Scholar-in-Residence, Greater Philadelphia Women’s Studies Consortium, Philadelphia, PA (1 week residency)

2011-12          

Maury Green Fellow, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University (1 year residency)

2011, 2003     

Emory Halle Institute for Global Learning Faculty Ambassadorial Trip, China and Korea (June 2011) and Germany (May 2003)

2010              

Society for Disability Studies Senior Scholar Award

2009              

Scholar-in-Residence, Union Institute & University (1 week residency)

2008-09        

Humanities Visiting Professorship, Ohio State University; awarded but declined, (1 year residency) 

2006               

Howorth Lectureship, University of Mississippi (1 week residency)                    

2005-06          

Emory U. Fox Center for Humanistic Inquiry Senior Fellowship (1 year residency)

2005, 03         

Wood Institute Research Fellowship, College of Physicians of Philadelphia (1 week residency)

2005, 1994     

Andrew W. Mellon Research Fellowship, Massachusetts Historical Society (1 week residency)

2004               

Women's Studies Visiting Scholar, Drew University (1 week residency)

2003               

Earl and Edna Stice Feminist Scholar of Social Justice Lectureship, University of Washington (1 week residency)

2002               

Branigin Lectureship, Institute for Advanced Study, Indiana University (1 week residency)

Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities Resident Fellow (1 semester residency)

2000               

National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Institute “Disability Studies,” Co-Director, San Francisco State University (5 week residency)

2000, 1994     

National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship for University Teachers

1998               

National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Institute on “Death in America,” Participant, Columbia University (4 week residency)

1994               

National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Institute on “Embodiment,” Participant, University of California, Santa Cruz (6 week residency)

1991                

American Association of University Women Dissertation Fellowship

Andrew W. Mellon Dissertation Fellowship, Brandeis University

Women's Studies Dissertation Fellowship, Brandeis University

1989               

Modern Language Association Florence Howe Award for Feminist Scholarship

 International

2010               

Feminist Association of Bioethics (FAB) Travel Grant

2009               

Named by the Utne Reader as one of “50 Visionaries Who Are Changing Your World”

2007               

Somatechnics Research Center Residency at Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia (1 month residency)

2007              

University of Sydney Law School, Visiting Professor, Sydney, Australia (1 week residency)

2006-07         

Fulbright Finalist, Distinguished Chair Program; awarded but declined

2006               

Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst Research Award (3 month residency)

2004               

Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst Summer Institute, “Disability Studies and Eugenics,” Participant, Potsdam, Germany (1 month residency)

2000               

Bogliasco Fellowship, Liguria Study Center for the Arts and Humanities, Bogliasco, Italy (1 month residency)