October 1, 2021-February 1, 2022: Research Fellowship with the American Research Center in Egypt, funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities
American Comparative Literature Association 2014 Honorable Mention for the Harry Levin Prize for Best First Book in Comparative Literature for Alexandrian Cosmopolitanism: An Archive
Clamor of the Lake recipient of Egyptian State Incentive Award 2006 for Literary Translation; runner up for the first London-based Banipal Prize for Arabic Literary Translation
Humanities Initiative Faculty Fellowship, NYU, 2008-09.
Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship, University of California, Los Angeles, 2003-05.