2020 Mid-Career Researcher of the Year, UniSA STEM
2020 Best Reviewers Award for Information Processing & Management
2019 South Australian Young Tall Poppy of Science Award Winner
2019 Best Conference Poster Award at the 82ndAnnual Meeting of the Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T)
2019 Best Information Behavior Conference Poster Award at the 82nd Annual Meeting of ASIS&T
2019 Best Information Behavior Conference Innovation Award at the 82nd Annual Meeting of ASIS&T
2018 Winner of 2018 South Australian Winnovation (Women in Innovation) Awards for “Maths and Data” Category.
2018 Best Information Behavior Conference Poster Award at the 81st Annual Meeting of ASIS&T
2018 The Strategic Thinkers 2025 Development Program (nominated current and future leaders), UniSA
2018 My PhD student Jelina Haines was awarded the School of ITMS 3MT (Three Minutes Thesis) People’s Choice Best Poster 2018
2018 My PhD student Mouda Ye was awarded a SIGIR Student Travel Grant in the amount of $2,000.00 USD for attending 2019 ACM SIG CHIIR Conference.
2017 Australian Research Council Discovery Early Career Researcher Award (ARC DECRA)
2017 Fellow of South Australian Governor’s Leadership Foundation (FGLF)
2017 My PhD student Safirotu Khoir’s thesis was nominated for ProQuest Doctoral Dissertation Award.
2017 My PhD student Jelina Haines was the First Prize Winner of the 2017 Images of Research: Engaged Research, Enterprising Researchers Photography Competition , Website link: http://www.unisa.edu.au/Research/PhotoComp/.
2016 Emerald Awards for Excellence – Outstanding Reviewer for Aslib Journal of Information Management, UK
2016 My PhD student Jannatul Fardous was awarded a SIGIR Student Travel Grant in the amount of $2,000.00 USD for attending 2017 ACM SIG CHIIR Conference.
2015 Appointed as visiting research fellow at the University of Oxford, Oxford Internet Institute
2015 Emerald Literati Network Awards for Excellence – Outstanding Reviewer for Emerald Journal Online Information Review, UK
2015 University Early Career Researcher Networking Award- Collaboration in University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee, US($6000)
2014, 2013, 2012 Nominee, Division of ITEE Early Career Researcher of the Year, UniSA
2014, Nominee, Division of ITEE HDR Supervisor of the Year, UniSA
2012 Nominee, South Australian Young ICT Professional of the Year
2012 Supported Researchers Award, UniSA
2012 Early Career Researcher (ECR) Development Program, UniSA
2011 UniSA ECR Networking Award- Collaboration in Nanjing University, China
2010 Emerald/EFMD Outstanding Doctoral Research Awards: Highly Commended Award Winner in the Information Science Category (only three recipients in this international open competition)