Katie Chaka Parks

Katie Chaka Parks

Doctoral Student
Graduate Teaching Assistant


 FAB 3080 

Curriculum Vitae

Katie Chaka Parks

Research Interest/Area of Expertise

  •  Modern Europe

  •  Twentieth Century Germany 

  •  Women and Gender 

Education – Degrees, Licenses, Certifications

  • M.A., History, Oakland University, 2016
  • B.A., History and Women and Gender Studies, Oakland University, 2014

Awards and Grants

  • 2018: Thomas H. Bonner Graduate Research Grant, Department of History, Wayne State University 

  •  2017-Present: Thomas C. Rumble Fellowship, Department of History, Wayne State University 

  • 2015-2016: Graduate Assistantship, Department of History, Oakland University 

  •  2015: Provost's Graduate Student Research Grant, Oakland University 

Currently Teaching

  •  HIS 2605 /GSW 2600 Women, Gender, & Sexuality in the Modern World  (GTA) 

Other qualifications directly relevant to courses taught

  •  2017 - pres. Docent, Holocaust Memorial Center, Farmington Hills, MI