Selected Honors and Awards

  • UniSA Business Mid-Career Research Excellence Award, University of South Australia, 2020

  • UniSA Business Teaching Excellence Commendation, University of South Australia, 2020

  • Finalist of the Most Promising Research Proposal in Leadership, PDW of “Improving Leadership Research”, Academy of Management Conference, 2018

  • Business School Early Career Research Excellence Commendation, University of South Australia, 2017

  • Early Career Researcher Networking Awards, University of South Australia, 2017

  • PhD Student Award, School of Management, University at Buffalo, 2013

Research Grants, Funding and Schalorship

  • RNUDS 2020 Scheme – DSTG Grant, 2021-2022 (AUD $249,702; shared with Ruchi Sinha, Gillian Yeo, Bart De Jong, and Andrew Yu)

  • UniSA Research Themes Investment Scheme (RTIS) Seed Fund, 2019 (AUD $38,500; Primary Investigator; shared with Michelle Tuckey, Carol Kulik, and Matylda Howard)

  • The Society for the Advancement of Management Studies (SAMS) funding, 2019 (GBP £8,000)

  • Australia-Germany Joint Research Cooperation (DAAD) Scheme Grant (No. 57379159), 2017 (AUD $30,500; Primary Investigator; shared with Brooke Gazdag and Jill Gould).  

  • Research Fellowship, Center for Leadership and Organizational Effectiveness, University of Buffalo, 2014-2015 (USD $ 50,000)

  • Research Fellowship, Wheatley Institution at Brigham Young University, 2013-2015 (USD $ 50,000)

  • Graduate Student Association Conference Grant, University at Buffalo, 2009 (USD $ 500)

  • Graduate Student Assistantship, University at Buffalo, 2008-2012

  • American International Education Foundation (AIEF) Scholarship, Taiwan, 2008 (USD $ 1,000)

  • Chung Hwa Rotary Scholarship, Taiwan, 2004 (NTD $ 120,000)