Accomplishments & Service

Awards and Honors

2016
President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching by a Graduate Student, Stony Brook University
Interview with the Graduate School on Award: “Michelle Ho Q&A: Turning Difference into Strength, Striking Balance”

Graduate Student Organization Distinguished Travel Award, Stony Brook University

Graduate Student Employees Union (GSEU) Professional Development Award

2015
Vivien Hartog Travel Award, Stony Brook University

Grants and Fellowships

2018-2020 Academic Years
Postdoctoral Fellowship, Communications and New Media (CNM), National University of Singapore (NUS)

2017-2018 Academic Year
Diversity Predoctoral Fellowship,   

National Women’s Studies Association (NWSA) Travel Grant and Registration Scholarship, NWSA

2016-2017 Academic Year
Japanese Studies Fellowship, Japan Foundation 

AAS-in-ASIA Conference Travel Grant, Association for Asian Studies (AAS)

American Comparative Literature Association (ACLA) Travel Grant, ACLA

2012-2016 Academic Years
Teaching Assistantship, Stony Brook University

2011-2012 Academic Year
Merit-based Scholarship funded by NEC Corporation, University of Tokyo

2010-2011 Academic Year
Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA)/JENESYS Next Leaders Program Scholarship, University of Tokyo

Research Experience

2017-2018 Academic Year
Visiting Scholar/Predoctoral Fellow  

2016-2017 Academic Year
Visiting Research Fellow
Graduate School of Interdisciplinary Information Studies, University of Tokyo

Service to Profession

2017-
Manuscript Reviewer, Feminist Media Studies

Departmental & University Service

2014-2015 Academic Year
Graduate Student Representative for Women’s and Gender Studies, Cultural Analysis and Theory, Stony Brook University

Editorial Assistant, Kudos, Cultural Analysis and Theory Departmental Newsletter, Stony Brook University

2013-2014 Academic Year
Organizer, Cultural Analysis and Theory Colloquia, Stony Brook University

Extracurricular University Service

2010-2011 Academic Year
Vice President, Singapore Students’ Association (Japan) 

Community Involvement and Outreach

2017-2018 Academic Year
Volunteer, Rosie’s Place, a shelter for poor and homeless women in Boston

Volunteer, Boston Living Center, a non-profit organization (NPO) for the HIV/AIDS community

2016-2017 Academic Year
Volunteer, Hands On Tokyo, an NPO for community services, such as working with children and youths with visual and intellectual disabilities

Volunteer, AKTA, an NPO and LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender) community center based in Tokyo