SEEDS: The OARDC Graduate Research Enhancement Grant Program - PhD Application ($5000)
Garden Club of America Zone VI Fellowship in Urban Forestry ($5000)
SEEDS: The OARDC Graduate Research Enhancement Grant Program - MS Application ($3000)
Ray Travel Award for Service and Scholarship, Graduate Students Association - The Ohio State University (2015, 2016, 2017)
Susan L. Huntington Dean’s Distinguished University Fellowship (2014)
National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship (2014)
Riley, Christopher B., Kayla I. Perry, Kerry Ard, and Mary M. Gardiner. "Asset or Liability? Ecological and Sociological Tradeoffs of Urban Spontaneous Vegetation on Vacant Land in Shrinking Cities." Sustainability 10, no. 7 (2018): 1-19.
Gardiner, Mary M., Christopher B. Riley, Riccardo Bommarco, and Erik Öckinger. "Rights‐of‐way: a potential conservation resource." Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 16, no. 3 (2018): 149-158.
Riley, Christopher B., Daniel A. Herms, and Mary M. Gardiner. "Exotic trees contribute to urban forest diversity and ecosystem services in inner-city Cleveland, OH." Urban Forestry & Urban Greening 29 (2018): 367-376.
Martinson, Holly M., Erik J. Bergmann, P. Dilip Venugopal, Christopher B. Riley, Paula M. Shrewsbury, and Michael J. Raupp. "Invasive stink bug favors naïve plants: Testing the role of plant geographic origin in diverse, managed environments." Scientific reports 6 (2016): 32646.