Academic Awards

John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellow, 2016-17

National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship Award, 2012-13

Frank L. Wilson Best APSA Paper Award for 2005, French Politics Group of the American Political Science Association

Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study Fellowship, 2004-2005 

Pinanski Teaching Prize, Wellesley College, May 2003

Andrew Mellon Senior Faculty Development Grant, Wellesley College, 2002

Foundations of Political Theory First Book Award, Honorable Mention: Enemy in the Mirror, American Political Science Association, 2000-2001

American Council of Learned Societies Fellowship, 2000-2001

Visiting Scholar Research Appointment, the Center for Middle Eastern Studies, Harvard University, 2000-2001

Excellence in Teaching Award, University of South Carolina Mortar Board (Honor Society), 1996

Research and Productive Scholarship Award, University of South Carolina, 1996

Princeton Wilson Fellowship, Princeton Society of Fellows of the Woodrow Wilson Foundation, Princeton, 1993-95

Graduate Prize Fellowship, the University Center for Human Values, Princeton, 1992-93