HONORS AND AWARDS

 2016ASCE's Journal of Architectural Engineering and Architectural Engineering Institute's 2015 Best Paper Award
 20152015 Game Changer Award- Virginia Housing Coalition (State-Level)
 2014Virginia Tech Magazine Featured Faculty- Fall Issue  
 2014Preston and Catharine White Endowed Fellow
 2014Scholar of the Week- August 25th, 2014; Office of the Vice President for Research, Virginia Tech (University-Level)
 2014University Certificate of Teaching Excellence Award; Virginia Tech (Colleague Nominated; University-Level)
 2014Excellence in Scholarship Award; College of Architecture and Urban Studies (Colleague Nominated; College-Level)
 2014Top 20 under 40 Award in Engineering News Record: Mid-Atlantic (Industry Nominated; National-Level)
 2013Outstanding Young Alumnus, VT Department of Building Construction; Myers-Lawson School of Construction (Colleague Nominated; Department-Level)
 2013Exemplary Faculty Award, VT Department of Building Construction; Myers-Lawson School of Construction (Student Nominated; School-Level)
 March 2013University Teacher of the Week from the Center for Instructional Development and Education Research (Student Nominated; University-Level)
 2013Favorite Faculty Award from the Division of Student Affairs at Virginia Tech (Student Nominated; University-Level)
 2012Exemplary Faculty Award, VT Department of Building Construction; Myers-Lawson School of Construction (Student Nominated; School-Level)
 2011American Institute of Architects Design Award – lumenHAUS Team (national-Level)
 2011Exemplary Faculty Award, VT Department of Building Construction; Myers-Lawson School of Construction (Student Nominated; School-Level)
 2011Induction into the Academy of Outreach Excellence
 2011Alumni Excellence in Outreach Award, Virginia Tech (University-Level)
 2011University Excellence in Outreach Award, College of Architecture and Urban Studies 
 2011Engaged Scholar- March, Office of Outreach and International Affairs
 2010Premiere Prize (First Place), Core Faculty Team: Solar Decathlon Europe (international-Level)
 2010Industrialization and Market Viability, 3rd Place: Solar Decathlon Europe (international-Level)
 2009XCaliber Award , Virginia Tech (University-Level) for excellence as a Group Involved in Technology-assisted Teaching – lumenHAUS Team
 2008ARCC International Jonathan King Student Medal: Recipient for Excellence in Research and Scholarship (international-Level)
 2008Induction into the Cum Laude National Honor’s Society
 2007Outstanding Graduate Student: VT College of Architecture and Urban Studies
 2006Outstanding Graduate Student: VT Department of Building Construction; Myers-Lawson School of Construction 
 2006Phi Kappa Phi Graduate Honor Society