Mellon Mays Fellow
Lance Parker was born in Manhattan but raised in the Bronx. He is pursuing a BA/MA degree in History at CCNY. His primary research is in the African Diaspora, particularly in the Caribbean. As Lance furthers his studies as an aspiring historian of the African Diaspora, he wishes to pursue a PhD in History. Once Lance obtains a PhD, he plans to become a professor because he is passionate about history and wants to be able to publish the findings of his research pursuits.