Nancy  Park

Nancy Park

Adjunct Professor

Nancy Park received her BA in Asian Studies from Georgetown University and her M.A. and Ph.D. in History and East Asian Languages from Harvard University. Outside of the U.S., she has studied, taught, and conducted research at the National Taiwan Chengchi University and the Academia Sinica in Taibei, Chinese People's University and the First Historical Archives in Beijing, and the Collège de France in Paris. Her primary field of interest is late imperial Chinese
institutional and legal history; her most recent articles focus on the nature, causes, and effects of official corruption and the use of judicial torture in 18th-century China. Before coming to USF in 2010, she taught at Vassar College; Pomona College; the Colorado School of Mines; and California State University, East Bay.