2007University of Montana Merit Award for academic year – 2006-2007
2005Sabbatical Award for academic year – 2005-2006
2004University of Montana Merit Award for academic year – 2004-2005
2004University of Montana - Thomas Ehrlich Award nominee (in recognition of contributions to the integration of community service into the curriculum and for efforts to institutionalize service-learning).
2003Faculty Development – Visiting Scholar Award – for Andy Robinson’s “Fundraising Strategies for Non-profit Organizations,” for MSW and EVST graduate students and the community.
2002University of Montana Merit Award for academic year – 2002-2003
2001Helen and Winthop Cox Award for Excellence in Teaching – College of Arts and Sciences. (awarded to faculty who integrates community involvement and activism with teaching)
2001Faculty Development - Mini-Sabbatical Award – for “Reclaiming Social Work’s Research Heritage.”
2000-2001Montana Campus Compact Faculty Fellowship Award for service learning research project “Skipping School in Montana: Welfare Reform and Post-Secondary Education.”
1996McPhee Research Scholarship Recipient, Graduate School of Social Work, University of Utah.
1995Graduate Research Fellowship Recipient, University of Utah.
1994Jamal O’Jack Scholarship Recipient, Graduate School of Social Work, University of Utah.
1993Graduate Research Scholarship Recipient, Graduate School of Social Work, University of Utah.
2004-2005Member, Search Committee, Davidson Honors College (Dean)
2004-2005UFA Bargaining Representative
2004-2007Member, MSW Program Assessment Committee
2004-2005Member, MSW Marketing Committee
2004, 2005, 2007Chair, MSW Program Admissions Committee
2003-2005Member, Women’s Studies Programming Subcommittee
2002-2003Member, Women’s Studies Curriculum Committee
2001-2002Co-Chair, Women’s Studies Programming Subcommittee
2000-2002Member, Women’s Studies Scholarship Committee
2000-2006Member, MSW Program Development Committee
2000-2005Member, MSW Curriculum Committee
2000-2005Member, Faculty Evaluation Committee
2000-2007Library Representative, Social Work Department
2000-2003Member, University Council on Sexual Assault
2000-2003Preceptor, Freshman Interest Group: Contemporary Social Problems.
2000-2002Chair, Search Committee - Social Work Dept; member 2002-2003, 2003-2004.
1999-2000Chair, Social Work Dept. Continuing Education Committee
1999-2002Faculty Advisor, Student Social Work Association (SSWA)
1999-2005Faculty Advisor, WEEL (Working for Equality and Economic Liberation) -
1999-PresentTrainer, NCBI (National Coalition Building Institute)