Shalon Parker, Ph.D.

Associate Professor & Chair of the Art Department

Dr. Parker teaches art history courses on a range of topics, including women artists, 19th c. European art, 20th c. American art, and the history of photography. She has published articles on late nineteenth-century French painting in French Cultural...

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Education & Curriculum Vitae

Ph.D. in the History of Art, University of California, Berkeley, 2003

M.A. in the History of Art, University of California, Berkeley, 1996

B.A. in Art History and History, University of California, Santa Cruz, 1993

Courses Taught

VART 191: Art Survey: Renaissance-Modern

VART 407: History of Photography


Dr. Parker teaches art history courses on a range of topics, including women artists, 19th c. European art, 20th c. American art, and the history of photography. She has published articles on late nineteenth-century French painting in French Cultural Studies and the SECAC Review. Her book, Painting the Prehistoric Body in Late Nineteenth-Century France, is forthcoming from University of Delaware Press.