Onderscheidingen

2004: Frank R. Smith Outstanding Journal Article Award, granted by the STC for the best article in Technical Communication in 2004 (met Menno de Jong en Marinda Hall)  

2006: Ronald S. Blicq Award for Distinction in Technical Communication Education, given by the IEEE Professional Communication Society

2008: Erelid van de (voormalige) Studiekring voor Techische Informatie en Communicatie (STIC)

2009: Distinguished Service Award of the Council for Programs in Technical and Scientific Communication (CPTSC)

2011: Officier in de  Orde van Oranje-Nassau