Awards

 

Marvin Zetterbaum Award for Excellence in Graduate Student Instruction

$500 Department of Political Science, University of California, Davis, May 2nd, 2016.
 

Dean's Prize for Best Oral Presentation in Social Sciences

$1,000 for Reading the Fine Print? An Experimental Test of Campaign Finance Reform, UC Davis Interdisciplinary Graduate and Professional Symposium, April 8th, 2016
 

Vice Chancellor's Prize for Best Poster, Honorable Mention 

$100 for Competing Claims: An Experimental Test of Campaign Finance Reform in Competitive Contexts, UC Davis Interdisciplinary Graduate and Professional Symposium, April 8th, 2016
 

Emerging Scholars Award for Excellence in Research and Public Policy, Honorable Mention

University of California Center Sacramento, March 23, 2016

 

Dean’s Prize for Best Oral Presentation in Social Sciences

$1,000 for Torts of Appeal: Do Elected Judges Rule Differently than Appointed Judges? UC Davis Interdisciplinary Graduate and Professional Symposium, April 5, 2013

Honorable Mention

The National Academies Ford Foundation Fellowship April 3rd, 2012

 

Best Presentation

$650 for Lobbyists and their Clients, Graduate Student Association Research Competition for April 12, 2011

 

2014-15 Project Manager and Research Assistant

The Social-Computational Systems Research Project (Primary Investigator: Amber Boydstun)
An NSF funded project tracking issue frames in news media across time.

 

2013-15 Research Assistant

Congressional Careers Sequencing Project and Estimating Ideal Points for San Francisco Board of Supervisors

(Primary Investigator: Scott MacKenzie)

 

Department Travel Grant University of California, Davis. $500 for travel assistance to the annual meetings of the Western Political Science Association, San Diego, CA. March 24-26, 2016.

 

Department Travel Grant University of California, Davis.

$500 for travel assistance to the annual meetings of the Western Political Science Association, Las Vegas, NV. April 2-4, 2015

 

Department Travel Grant University of California, Davis.

$500 for travel assistance to the annual meetings of the Midwest Political Science Association, Chicago, IL. April 3-6, 2014

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