Social enquiries into the modern Olympic and Paralympic Games
Canadian sport history
Early Researcher Award/Premier's Research Excellence Award, from the Ontario Ministry of Economic Development & Innovation (2013)
Excellence for Teaching, Faculty of Health Sciences (2011, 2012, 2013)
North American Society for Sport History (NASSH) Book of the Year Award, Best Anthology (2013), co-edited with Audrey Giles, University of Ottawa
Co-Editor, Olympika: The International Journal of Olympic Studies
Editorial Board, Aboriginal Policy Studies
Lead Convenor for the bi-annual International Symposium for Olympic Research
Chair and Board of Directors (2003-2010), Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women in Sport and Physical Activity (CAAWS)
Chair of Planning Committee and Assistant Chef de Mission (2007-2008), Team Manitoba, 2008 North American Indigenous Games (NAIG)
Board of Directors (2000-2006), Athletes CAN
Forsyth J. (2015). Make the Indian understand his place: Politics and the establishment of the Tom Longboat Awards at Indian Affairs and the Amateur Athletic Union of Canada, Sport in History, 35(2), 241-270.
Forsyth J, O’Bonsawin C & Heine M. (Eds.) (2014). Intersections and Intersectionalities in Olympic and Paralympic Studies. London, ON: International Centre for Olympic Studies.
Forsyth J. (ed.) (2014). Olympika: International Journal of Olympic Studies, Volume 23, London, ON.