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Carlos Parra - Loyola Marymount University. Los Angeles, CA, US

Carlos Parra Carlos Parra

Visiting Assistant Professor of Chicana/o & Latina/o Studies | Loyola Marymount University


Education (4)

University of Southern California: Ph.D., History 2021

University of Southern California: M.A., History 2016

University of New Mexico: M.A., History 2013

University of Arizona: B.A., Secondary Education with an Emphasis in History 2009

Areas of Expertise (7)

Chicana/o/x and Latina/o/x History

Race and Ethnicity in the U.S.

Modern Mexico (post-1821)

U.S.-Mexico Borderlands

Migration History

Cultural History

U.S. Southwest

Accomplishments (4)

C. L. Sonnichsen Award, Arizona Historical Society (professional)


Erasmus Circle Scholars Award, University of Arizona College of Education (professional)

2008 - 2009

Hispanic Scholarship Fund Award (professional)

2008 - 2009

UA Hispanic Alumni Scholarship Award (professional)

2006 - 2009

Affiliations (2)

  • Member : Organization of American Historians, 2020 - Present
  • Member : Pacific Coast Branch of the American Historical Association 2017 - Present

Languages (2)

  • Spanish
  • Mandarin Chinese (conversational)

Articles (2)

Lessons in Americanization: Educational Attainment and Internal Colonialism in Albuquerque Public Schools, 1879–1942

New Mexico Historical Review

Carlos Parra

Vol. 91, no. 2., 2016

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Valientes Nogalenses: The 1918 Battle Between the U.S. and Mexico That Transformed Ambos Nogales

Journal of Arizona History

Carlos Parra

Vol. 51, no. 1., 2010

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