Ph.D. Dissertation: “Disguise, Deceit, and Individual Development in Cervantes’s Prose.” August 2008, Dr Marsha Collins, Director.
M.A. Thesis: “Between Corruption and Conviction: Vice and Virtue in Cervantes’s Persiles.” May 2003, Dr Marsha Collins, Director.
Graduate Teaching Fellowship, UNC Chapel Hill, 2002-2006.
Department of Romance Languages and Literatures Merit Scholarship, 2001-2002, UNC Chapel Hill.
North Carolina K-12 Spanish Teaching Certificate.
Member Delta Sigma Pi, Spanish Honor Society, Inducted 1990 (UT-Austin).