2018 (Spring) Center for Hellenic Studies Residential Fellowship
2017 University of Houston Provost Teaching Excellence Program: Career Award.
2013 University of Houston Provost Teaching Excellence Program: Teaching Excellence Award, Tenured Faculty Level.
2012 Scholar in Residence Fellowship, University of Texas Medical Branch, Institute for the Medical Humanities (July-December).
2002 NEH Summer Seminar Director, “Freud and the Compulsion for Antiquity,” SUNY Potsdam, June.
2000 University of Houston, College of Humanities, Fine Arts & Communication: Distinguished Teacher Award.
1999 University of Houston, Department of Modern & Classical Languages: Teaching Excellence Award.
1986 Mellon Fellow in the Humanities, Cohort 1986