Grants & Awards

Everett Mendelsohn Excellence in Mentoring Award, Finalist  (2013)

Harvard University Asia Center Faculty Research Grant (Field Research) (2013-2014)

Conference Grants to support workshop on early iron metallurgy in Eurasia (2012):
Harvard-Yenching Institute Conference Grant                                       
Weatherhead Center for International Affairs Conference Grant 
Fairbank Center
American School of Prehistoric Research    
          

Reischauer Institute Travel and Research Grant (2012)

Harvard University, Asia Center, Faculty Grant (EAAS Seminar) (2012-2015)

Fairbank Center Junior Faculty Research Grant (2012)

Peabody Museum Collections Research Grant (2011-2012)

Harvard Unversity, GSAS Research Workshops Committee; Co-organizer with Michael Puett (2006-2012)

Harvard-Yenching Institute Conference Grant; Co-organizer with Lü Hongliang (2011)

Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research; Dissertation Fieldwork Grant for Jade D’alpoim Guedes (2010-2011)

Harvard University Asia Center Seminar Grant (2008-2011)

Luce Foundation Initiative on East Asian Archaeology and Early History - Collaborative Research Grant; Co-PI with Gwen Bennett, Li Shuicheng (2008-2011)

Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research - ICRG Grant; Co-PI with Li Shuicheng, Gwen Bennett, Pochan Chen (2008-2009)

Harvard University Asia Center Faculty Research Grant (2008-2009)

Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation Workshop Grant (2008)

Harvard University Clark Fund Grant (2008)

Harvard University Asia Center Faculty Grant (2007-2008)

ACLS Fellowship sponsored by the Luce Foundation (2006-2007)

Harvard University Asia Center Faculty Research Grant (2006-2007)

Chinese Academy of Social Sciences fifth annual third class award of excellence for: “Pig domestication in ancient China” with Yuan Jing (2006)

Harvard University Asia Center Faculty Research Grant (2005-2006)

American Philosophical Society, Franklin Research Grant (2005-2006)

Harvard University Clark/Cooke Fund (2005-2006)

UCLA Dissertation Year Fellowship (2002-2003)

Fulbright (IIE) Scholarship (2000-2001)

University of California Chancellor’s Fellowship (4 yrs; 1996-2003)

UCLA Center for Chinese Studies Stipend (2000)

UCLA International Studies Opportunity Program Fieldwork Grant (2000)

UCLA International Studies Opportunity Program Conference Grant (2000)

UCLA Archaeology Program Travel Grant (2000)

UCLA International Studies Opportunity Program (1999)

NRF - Title VI: Foreign Language and Area Studies (1999-00)

UCLA Friends of Archaeology Research Grant (1999 )

Ahmanson Fellowship (1998-99)

NRF - Title VI: Foreign Language and Area Studies (1998-99)

Princeton University in Beijing Summer Language Scholarship (1997)

NRF - Title VI: Foreign Language and Area Studies (1997-98)

NRF - Title VI: Summer FLAS Fellowship (1997)

UCLA Center for Chinese Studies Summer Language Fellowships (1997, 1998)