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David Parrish

Title: Associate Professor of Humanities and Director of Academic Assessment

Teaching Focus: British history; Atlantic History; American History; History and Memory; World Regional Geography

Education: B.A., College of the Ozarks, 2006; M.A., University of Arkansas, 2008; Ph.D., University of Glasgow, 2013: Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Institute of Historical Research, 2013


Dr. David Parrish joined the history department in 2014. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Glasgow.

Before coming to College of the Ozarks, Dr. Parrish was a Junior Research Fellow at the Institute of Historical Research, located in London, UK. He is a specialist in early eighteenth century Britain and the Atlantic World. His publications include Jacobitism and Anti-Jacobitism in the British Atlantic World, 1688-1727 (2017) and  “A Party Contagion: Party Politics and the Inoculation Controversy in the British Atlantic World, c.1721-1723”, in Journal for Eighteenth-Century Studies (2016).


Email: dparrish@cofo.edu