2016 CCCC Lavender Rhetorics Book Award for Excellence in Queer Scholarship for Techne: Queer Meditations on Writing the Self. Co-authored with Jonathan Alexander.
2015 CCCC Outstanding Book Award for On Multimodality: New Media in Composition Studies. Co-authored with Jonathan Alexander.
2014 Computers & Composition Distinguished Book Award for On Multimodality: New Media in Composition Studies. Co-authored with Jonathan Alexander.
Outstanding Research/Professional Development 2013-2014, CSUSB College of Arts and Letters.
Theresa J. Enos Anniversary Award (Honorable Mention) for best essay of 2010 for “Technologies of the Self in the Aftermath: Pathos and the Borg.” Presented by Rhetoric Review.
Outstanding Teacher 2006-2007, CSUSB College of Arts and Letters.
Diversity Award (2007) from the CSU San Bernardino Committee on Diversity, given to those who make “significant contributions to further the cause of diversity and multiculturalism at CSUSB.”
2003 Elizabeth Flynn Award for the Most Outstanding Feminist Article Published in Rhetoric and Composition, for “‘Substantive and Feminist Girlie Action:’ Women Online.” Presented by the Association of Teachers of Advanced Composition and JAC: Journal of Composition Theory.