2009-2020. Total external funding . $459,733
2016-17. Sabbatical Leave Fund (YUFA), $8,500.
2015-2020 Principal Investigator, SSHRC Insight Grant, “Digital Animalities: Media Representations of Non-Human Life in the Age of Risk.” $300,250.
Visiting Scholar, Department of Media and Communications, Goldsmiths College, University of London, 2016-2017.
Award of Merit, Association for Canadian Studies (ACS), 2010.
Visiting Scholar, Tisch School of the Arts, NYU, 2010.
2009-2012 SSHRC Standard Research Grant. Virtual Menageries in Network Culture. $79 033
2009-2012 SSHRC Aid to Scholarly Journals. TOPIA: Canadian Journal of Cultural Studies.
G.G. Robinson Book Prize, Canadian Communications Association, 2010, for North of Empire: Essays on the Cultural Technologies of Space, 2009.
Visiting Associate Professor, “Interface as Pedagogy: Residence in Digital Theory, Critical Learning, and Environmentalism.’ Centre for Education, Culture and Identity, University of British Columbia, 2007.
Graduate Teaching Award Nomination, York University, 2005
“Who’s Who in CMC,” Top Ten Internet Researchers, University of Washington (Seattle) 2004.
Co-Recipient, Heritage Toronto Community Award, for Friends of a New Park (See “Signs of a New Park,”) 2003.Long term disability leave, 1998-2004
Inaugural Scholar in Residence, Key Centre for Cultural and Media Policy, Griffith and Queensland University, Brisbane, 1996.
Visiting Associate Professor. Media Studies, Edith Cowan University, Perth, Australia, 1996-7.
Writer in Residence, Leighton Colony, Banff Centre for Fine Arts, 1991, 1992.