2011 Outstanding Dissertation Award (nominated), University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL.
2009 GTA Teaching Certification, University of Central Florida.
1988 UCLA, Graduate Fellowship, Department of Theatre, Film and Television, Los Angeles, California.
1985, 1986, 1987, 1988
Academy of Dramatic Arts, Award of Excellence, Damascus, Syria.
1985 Invitation by the Avignon Festival organizers to perform at the Avignon Youth Theatre Festival, Avignon, France.
1984 Top 10 Graduates, Department of English, Damascus University, Syria.
2003 System Architect, Least Cost Routing Management Software, MS SQL.
2003 Built global country VoIP network in 21 countries.
2002 System Architect, Customer Relations Management (CRM), MS SQL.
2001 Keynote Speaker, Intellicard, Beyond Long Distance track, Las Vegas. Invited.
2000 System Architect, Billing and Trouble Ticketing Software, Prov-IV.
1999 Report on Billing and Customer Service Systems in the Telecom Industry.
1997 Networked 40 Class V telecom switches. Largest CLEC footprint in Western US at the time.
1996 System Architect, Customer Relations Management in Lotus Approach.
$8,000 grant from City of Los Angeles, Department of Cultural Affairs towards theatre production to participate in the Los Angeles Festival, 1993
Grant from the French Ministry of Culture to participate in the Festival d’Avignon, 1986