Honors, Awards, and Fellowships

Postdoctoral Fellowship
2010-2012
Environmental Change Initiative, Brown University
Population Studies and Training Center, Brown University

Carolina Population Center Traineeship (NIH Grant 5 T32 HD007168)
2007-2009
Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

NSF Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship (IGERT) (Award # 0333193)
2004-2006
Carolina Population CenterUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Migration Comprehensive Exam Passed “With Distinction”
2006
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Weiss Urban Livability Program Fellow and Senior Fellow
2002-2004
The Graduate SchoolUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Phi Beta Kappa
2002
Hope College, Holland, Michigan

Summa Cum Laude
2002
Hope College, Holland, Michigan

Eagle Scout with Gold and Silver Palms
1996