- Was a guest on the popular history podcast, Ben Franklin’s World, to discuss “Committees and Congresses: Governments of the American Revolution” on September 26, 2017.
- Presented “Education and the Struggle to Define Who Should Rule at Home in the Early Republic,” at the University of Southern California-Early Modern Studies Institute’s “American Origins Seminar” on February 4, 2018.
- Won a small external grant; the Massachusetts Society of the Cincinnati Fellowship from the American Revolution Institute of the Society of the Cincinnati will fund a week of research in their collections in Washington, D.C.
- Has been awarded the 2018-19 Board of Fellows Faculty Development Prize for his project ““The Rise and Fall of ‘Monarchical’ Education and the Making of the American Republic.”
- Published a book, Politics in North and South Korea: Political Development, Economy, and Foreign Relations (London and New York: Routledge, 2018), coauthored with Inyeop Lee and Jongseok Woo.
- Published a blog essay, “Saving the Transatlantic Partnership: Why and How?” American Institute for Contemporary German Studies (AICGS) on December 6, 2017.
- Gave a Charles A. Dana I talk “‘What Kind of a World Do You Want?’ Civil War Veterans, Statues, and Memory” on November 29, 2017, in the Kreitzberg Library.