(2003) Book of Great Teachers. Purdue University.
(2000) Food and Agriculture Sciences Excellence in Teaching Award. U.S. Department of Agriculture.
(1997) Founding Fellow. Purdue University Teaching Academy.
(1996) Outstanding Undergraduate Educator Award. American Society for Horticultural Science.
(1996) Award of Merit for Teaching, Purdue University Chapter of Gamma Sigma Delta. the National Honor Society for Agriculture.
(1995) Charles B. Murphy Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Award. Purdue University.