2014-2016 President, Applied Linguistics Association of Australia (ALAA)
2013 Supervisor of the Year (Dean’s Award for Excellence in Higher Degree by Research Supervision), Faculty of Arts, Monash University.
2013-2015 Board of Directors, International Association for World Englishes (IAWE)
2008 Dean’s Award of the Year for Excellence in Early Career Research, Faculty of Arts, Monash University
2007 Award for Excellence in Early Career Research, Faculty of Arts, Monash University (Special Commendation)
2003 Australian Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Australian Research Council.
2003 The University Research Medal, Edith Cowan University
2003 Early Career Award (Medal), Western Australian Institute for Educational Research
2003 Dean’s Prize for Outstanding Research, Edith Cowan University
2002 Award for Excellence in Postgraduate Supervision, PGA, Edith Cowan University
2001 Award for Excellence in Research Leadership, PGA, Edith Cowan University
2000 Edith Cowan University Excellence Award