Honors & Awards

Faculty Honors, Fellowships, and Awards

Recipient Award Title
Kemi Adeyemi
  • The Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation Career Enhancement Fellowship, 2019
  • The Black Embodiments Studio, Simpson Center for the Humanities, 2017, 2018, 2019
Angela Ginorio
  • Rural Girls in Science and Computer Summer Camp, Grant from Paul G. Allen Foundation, 2000-2001
  • Latinas in Education, Award from the American Association of University Women, 1999-2001
  • Rural Girls in Science and Computer Camp, Grant from Microsoft's Community Affairs, 1999
Michelle Habell-Pallán
  • UW Latinx Faculty Recognition, 2018
  • Barclay Simpson Prize for Scholarship in Public, 2017
  • Appointed Director of the Certificate in Public Scholarship, Simpson Center for the Humanities, 2016
  • Society of Scholars Fellowship - Beat Migration: Sounds of Cultural Citizenship, 2016
  • Royalty Research Fund Fellowship - Transmediating American Sabor: U.S. Latinos in Popular Music for the Digital Humanities, 2015
  • Digital Humanities Commons Summer Fellowship Grant - Women Who Rock, 2014-2015
  • Invited to join the Advisory Board of "Chicana/Latina Studies: The Journal of Mujeres Activas en Letras y Cambio Social," 2014
  • UW Teaching Technology Fellow, 2013
  • Simpson Center Fellow, 2013
Regina Yung Lee
  • Mellon Summer Fellow for New Graduate Seminars in the Humanities: Feminist New Media Studies, 2017
Priti Ramamurthy
  • Society of Scholars Fellowship, The Country and the City: poetic Lives in India's Informal Economy, 2019-2020
  • Fulbright-Nehru Academic & Professional Excellence Award for Research, 2017-2018
  • For a Poetics of Subaltern Life-Worlds: New Research, New Imaginaries of Informal Economies in Contemporary India, Simpson Center for the Humanities, 2017
  • ACLS Collaborative Research Fellowships, In The Country and the City: For a Poetics of Informal Economies in Contemporary India, 2015-2016
  • Senior Research Fellowship, American Institute for Indian Studies, 2006-2007
  • Royalty Research Fellowship, University of Washington, 2006-2007
  • Modern Girl Around the World Research Project
Chandan Reddy
  • Society of Scholars Fellowship, Beat Migration: Sounds of Cultural Citizenship, 2016
Amanda Swarr
  • Distinguished Teaching Award, University of Washington, 2019
  • Society of Scholars Fellowship, Forcing Sex: Violent Contestations over South African Masculinities, 2016
  • The Sylvia Rivera Award in Transgender Studies, Sex in Transition, 2014
  • Royalty Research Fund Fellowship, Forcing Sex, 2013-2014
Sasha Welland
  • Appointment to the Simpson Center for the Humanities' Executive Board, 2019
  • Digital Humanities Summer Fellow: Monumental Ephemeral: Gender and Globalization in Chinese Contemporary Art, 2017
  • Ethnography Unbound: Experiments in New Scholarship, Simpson Center for the Humanities, 2016
  • Society of Scholars Fellowship, Cancer Aesthetics: A Feminist Manifesto on the Meantime of Life and Death, 2016
  • Simpson Center - Speaker Series, Ethnographic Aesthetics: Image, Sound, Word, 2014-2015
  • Digital Humanities Commons Summer Fellowship Grant, 2014-2015
  • New Geographies of Feminist Art, 2011-2012
Shirley J. Yee
  • Royalty Research Grant, University of Washington, 2000-2001
  • Senior Society of Scholars Program, Center for Humanities, University of Washington, 2000-2001
  • Humanities Alumni Award of Distinction, Ohio State University, 2000

Graduate Student Honors, Fellowships, and Awards

Recipient Award Title
alma khasawnih
  • Mellon Fellow for Reaching New Publics, 2017-2018
Christina Yuen Zi Chung
  • Chester Fritz International Research and Study Fellowship, 2019
Tylir McKenzie
  • The Marie Doman Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2017
Akanksha Misra
  • AIIS Research Fellow, 2017-2018
  • P.E.O. International Peace Scholarship, 2015-2016
  • Chester Fritz Fellowship for International Research and Study
  • Sakip Sabanci International Research Award, 2014
  • American Assoc. of University Women Fellowship, 2013-2014
Michelle Kritz Morado
  • GO-MAP Latino/a Scholar's Graduate Fellowship, 2018-2019
  • National Women's Studies Association (NWSA) Graduate Scholarship, 2017
Logan O'Laughlin
  • AAUW American Dissertation Fellowship, 2017-2018
  • Collaborative Learning and Interdisciplinary Pedagogy (CLIP) Fellow, 2017-2018
Elizabeth Ramirez Arreola
  • Marie Doman Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2017
  • GO-MAP Dissertation Fellowship for 2017-2018
fabian romero
  • R.I.S.E. Artist & Poet Fellowship, 2018
Jey Saung
  • Marie Doman Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2018
  • Collaborative Learning and Interdisciplinary Pedagogy (CLIP) Fellow, 2017-2018
Mediha P. Sorma
  • Chester Fritz International Research and Study Fellowship, 2019
  • The Nancy Hartsock Prize for Best Essay in Feminist Political Theory, 2017
Yiyu Tian
  • China Studies Research Grant, 2017
  • Global (GO) Health Fellowship, 2017
Yingyi "Stephanie" Wang
  • Chester Fritz International Research and Study Fellowship, 2019
  • China and Inner Asia Council (CIAC) of the Association for Asian Studies Research Travel, 2018
  • Field Research Grant UW China Studies Program, 2018
  • Harry Bridges Center for Labor Studies Research Grant, 2018-2019
  • Kevin Hummer Point Scholar, Point Foundation, 2017
Jiwoon Yu-Lee
  • Nancy Hartsock Prize for Best Essay in Feminist Political Theory, 2017
  • The Martha Duggan Fellowship in Caring Labor, Harry Bridges Center for Labor Studies, 2016-2017
Shuxuan Zhou
  • Dean's Medal in Social Sciences

Undergraduate Student Honors, Fellowships, and Awards

Recipient Award Title
Jaskirat Kaur Hothi
  • The Elizabeth Ker McFarlane Endowed Scholarship from the Humanities Division, 2018-2019
Mina Tari
  • Husky 100, 2017
Yesenia Velasquez
  • Young Executives of Color program at the Foster School of Business, 2018