Research Grants & Awards

Mellon

Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, 2015-2017
(with Sean Takats)
Tropy: Digital Image Management for the Humanities Research Community

 

General History Prize, New South Wales Premier’s History Awards, 2011
(with Shane White, Stephen Garton and Graham White)
Playing the Numbers: Gambling in Harlem Between the Wars

ABC-CLIO Online History Award, 2010
(with Shane White, Stephen Garton and Graham White)
Digital Harlem

Australian Research Council Discovery Grant, 2011-2015
(with Shane White and Stephen Garton)
Year of the Riot: Harlem, 1935

Roy Rosenzweig Prize for Innovation in Digital History, 2010
(with Shane White, Stephen Garton & Graham White)
Digital Harlem

Bridging Support Grant, 2010
(with Shane White & Stephen Garton)
Year of the Riot: Harlem, 1935

Research Associate, United States Studies Centre, 2009

Honourable Mention, Neil Sutherland Prize for the best article in the history of childhood and youth, Canadian Historical Association, 2008
for ““Boys, of course, cannot be raped”: Age, Homosexuality and the Redefinition of Sexual Violence in New York City, 1880-1955,” Gender and History (2006)

Australian Research Council Discovery Grant, 2008-2010
Private Eyes and Ears: Covert Surveillance in American Life, 1865-1941

Carrick Australian Award for University Teaching Citation for Outstanding Contributions to Student Learning, 2006
For the creation of innovative units of study & resources that engage students in research and develop critical thinking and analytical skills

Australian Research Council Discovery Grant (with Shane White, Stephen Garton and Graham White), 2003-2007
Black Metropolis: Harlem 1915-1930