Faculty Profile for Dr. Cecily Gordon Parks

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Dr. Cecily Gordon Parks
Assistant Professor — English
phone: (512) 245-8231

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Parks, C. G. (n.d.). “December.” The New Yorker. New York, NY. Retrieved from https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2018/04/30/girlhood
  • Parks, C. G. (2019, October). “The Indiana Bats.” Orion Magazine. Great Barrington, MA, USA: The Orion Society. Retrieved from https://orionmagazine.org/
  • Parks, C. G. (2018, April 30). “Girlhood.” The New Yorker. New York, NY. Retrieved from https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2018/04/30/girlhood
  • Parks, C. G. (2018, March). “Hansel and Gretel.” Tin House. Portland, OR, USA: Tin House. Retrieved from http://tinhouse.com/shop/filters/product_cat/magazine/
  • Parks, C. G. (2018, March). “Front Yard Rhyme.” Tin House. Portland, OR, USA: Tin House. Retrieved from http://tinhouse.com/shop/filters/product_cat/magazine/

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Foundations of Excellence Award, Student Foundation. October 17, 2018
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Alpha Chi Favorite Professor. May 2018
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Presidential Distinction Award for Scholarly/Creative Activity, Texas State University. 2016 - 2017
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Sigma Tau Delta Outstanding English Professor of the Year, Sigma Tau Delta, Texas State University. 2016 - 2017
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Pushcart Prize, The Pushcart Prize. May 2016

Selected Grants

  • Parks, Cecily Gordon (Principal). One-Time Diversity Funding Grant, Office of Equity and Access, Texas State University, $1000. (Funded: October 27, 2016). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Member
TKL Committee
January 30, 2017-Present
Member
Creative Writing Committee
2014-Present
Member
MFA Committee
2014-Present
Member
Graduate Studies Committee
September 1, 2018-September 1, 2019
Member
IA/TA Hiring Committee
September 1, 2018-September 1, 2019