Awards and Honors
2017-19 Lorey I. Lokey Chair in Ethics, Mills College
2014-15 Sabbatical Leave
2012-15 Kathryn P. Hannam Professorship in American Studies
2011 Baccalaureate Speaker, Mills College
2010-11 Visiting Scholar, Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences
2008-11 Robert and Ann Wert Chair, Mills College
2003 "Pearl M" as honorary member of senior class, Mills College.
2000 Sussman Dissertation Prize, Yale University Department of Sociology.
1995 Elm/Ivy Award for contributions to relationship between Yale and New Haven
1994 President’s Public Service Fellowship, Yale University
1993 University Dissertation Fellowship, Yale University
1988 National Science Foundation Three Year Graduate Fellowship
Jacob Javits Fellowship (declined)
1987 Yale University Graduate Fellowship
Sterling Prize Fellowship, Yale University
1983 American Institute of Physics Summer Industrial Intern Fellowship, IBM T. J. Watson Laboratory
1981 National Science Foundation Undergraduate Research Summer Fellowship, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
1977 Out-of-State Tuition Scholarship, New College of Florida
National Merit Scholarship