Professional service

Co-editor, The United States in the World Series, Cornell University Press

Editorial board, Diplomatic History

Editorial board, Philippine Studies

Editorial board, Labor: Studies in Working-Class History of the Americas

Program Committee, Organization of American Historians, 2010

Chair, Program Committee, Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations, 2009

Delegate, American Studies Association-Japanese Association for American Studies, 2006

Academic Advisor, Radio Diaries

 

Prizes and Fellowships

“Notable Essay,” The Best American Essays 2012, for “The Importance of Being Turbaned”

Harvard University, Charles Warren Center for Studies in American History, 2009-2010

Stuart L. Bernath Lecture Prize, Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations, 2008

James A. Rawley Prize, The Blood of Government: Race, Empire, the United States and the Philippines, Organization of American Historians, 2007

Stuart L. Bernath Book Prize, The Blood of Government: Race, Empire, the United States and the Philippines, Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations, 2007

Finalist, National Book Award, Social Science Category, The Blood of Government: Race, Empire, the United States and the Philippines, Manila Critics Circle, Philippines

Top Young Historian, History News Network, 2007

Fellowship, American Council of Learned Societies, 2007-8

Stuart L. Bernath Article Prize, “Making Concessions: Race and Empire Revisited at the St. Louis World’s Fair, 1901-1905,” Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations, 2000

Smithsonian Institution Pre-doctoral Research Fellowship, 1995-6

Fulbright Fellowships, 1991-1992, 2000

International Service Award, Princeton University International Center, 1998