Grants and Fellowships


  1. National Science Foundation Grant BCS-1728962 (“Boston University Conference on Language Development 2017-2021”, PI; Co-PIs Sudha Arunachalam, Paul Hagstrom), 2017-2022
  2. Acoustical Society of America Young Investigator Travel Grant, 2015
  3. National Science Foundation Grant BCS-0922652 (“Doctoral Dissertation Research: Restructuring Phonetic Space in Second Language Acquisition”, Co-PI; PI Keith Johnson), 2009-2010
  4. National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship, 2007-2010
  5. Jacob K. Javits Fellowship, U.S. Department of Education, 2004-2007
  6. Gates Cambridge Scholarship, Gates Cambridge Trust, 2005-2006
  7. Andrew W. Mellon Fellowship in Humanistic Studies, Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation, 2004-2005
  8. Fulbright Fellowship, U.S. Department of State, 2003-2004
  9. Linguistic Society of America Summer Institute Fellowship, 2007
  10. National Science Foundation East Asia and Pacific Summer Institute Fellowship (IIA-0513320), 2005
  11. Korean American Scholarship Foundation Chair Scholarship, 2005


  1. Humanities Enhancement Project Award (co-director with Christopher Schmitt), Boston University Center for the Humanities, 2016-2017
  2. Publication Production Award, Boston University Center for the Humanities, 2016
  3. Center for Advanced Study of Language Research Activities Fund, University of Maryland, College Park, 2011-2012
  4. Center for Korean Studies Graduate Student Fellowship, University of California, Berkeley, 2007
  5. Scholars in Residence Fund Grant, Gates Cambridge Trust, 2006
  6. Trinity College Graduate Students Fund Grant, 2005
  7. Harvard College Research Program Research Fellowship, 2003