Carl Friedrich von Siemens Research Award of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, 2021

Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2019

National Academy of Sciences, 2018

Distinguished Teaching Award, UC Berkeley, 2017

Noyce Prize for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, 2017

Robert Wilhelm Bunsen Medal, European Geoscience Union, 2011

MacArthur Fellow, MacArthur Foundation, 2005

Fellow, Geological Society of America, 2004

Donath Medal, Geological Society of America, 2003

James B. Macelwane Medal, American Geophysical Union, 2002 (text of acceptance, with links; pdf version)

Fellow, American Geophysical Union, 2002

Sloan Fellowship, 2001

Ersted Award for Distinguished Teaching, University of Oregon, 1999

Richard A. Bray Faculty Fellow, University of Oregon, 1999

National Science Foundation, CAREER award, 1997-2001

Michael was featured in ``Brilliant 10'', in the September 2003 issue of Popular Science magazine, pages 92-93!

Michael at the National Academy book signing ceremony, 2019

Michael with Rick O'Connell (PhD advisor) at the AGU award ceremony

Max, Mo (now Oliver), Michael and Susan at the Donath medal ceremony

Photo by Tim Archibald from the Popular Science article

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