"“The past isn’t dead and buried. In fact, it isn’t even past.” 

- William Faulkner
David M. Parker, Ph.D.
Adjunct Assistant Professor

Go to moodle for all recent class information.  http://moodle.piercecollege.edu/
Be aware that the class syllabus is only a general outline; dates and requirements may change as the semester progresses. I will continue to update this page in the event of changes, and when all else fails, you can email me or come to class and ask.

David Parker graduated magna cum laude in History from Cornell University and was awarded a Master’s degree in History by Stanford University.  He worked as a media specialist for a number of prominent ad agencies in both New York and Los Angeles before accepting the position of Media Planning Officer in the advertising department at the world headquarters of Bank of America in San Francisco. In the fall of 1995 he began doctoral studies at Claremont Graduate University. He was awarded the Ph.D. in 2003.  Dr. Parker has taught at a number of schools in the California State University system and began teaching US History, both History 11 and History 13, at Pierce College in 2006. He is also a member of the faculty of the LACCD ITV Weekend College.