2021: CEPS Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching Award

2006 - 2008: University of Guelph Presidential Distinguished Professor Award (for Teaching and Research)

2007: University of Guelph Faculty Association Distinguished Professor Award (Teaching Award)

2007 - 2013: One of the Top 1% most cited chemists worldwide (Essential Science Indicators)

2000: Elected by the international journal SYNLETT as one of the 25 most outstanding starting Assistant Professors worldwide

2000: Boehringer Ingelheim Young Investigator Award for Organic Chemistry

1999: Ichikizaki Fund for Young Chemists

1996 - 1998: NSERC Postdoctoral Fellowship