National Science Foundation Science of Organization Grant, $366,209 for a research project entitled “Systems theory and museum management: Identifying, refining, and applying structures and strategies,” as a lead PI in collaboration with Neville Vakharia (Drexel University) (rejected but will be resubmitted with a revision based on reviewers’ comments in 2018).

 National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship Grant, $60,000 for a single-authored book project entitled “Transformation of an Art Museum into Community Place: Longitudinal Ethnographic Study.”


CFA Faculty Scholarship Award, $1,100 for manuscript preparation (2018)

CFA Support for Research and Creative Activities, $800 for a research project entitled “Gender gap in citations: Unconscious gender bias in arts administration scholarship” (2017)

 UK Research Support Grant, $13,395 for a research project entitled “Student involvement in fundraising at UK’s arts administration program: Understanding a relationship-based fundraising approach and its impact on fundraising success” (2015-2017)