Vanessa Crispin-Peralta

Alister Chapman

Adjunct Professor of History
Phone: (805) 565-6155
Office Location: Deane Hall

Office Hours
Dr. Crispin-Peralta will not be teaching this semester.

American History


University of California, Santa Barbara, PhD student in American History, advanced to candidacy, 2008. Dissertation Topic: "Children at the Edge of the Empire: A History of Childhood in Coastal California's Spanish Missions and Pueblos"

University of California, Santa Barbara, M.A. in American History, 2006. Research Interests: Native American History, Colonial U.S. History, U.S. Women's History in the 17th, 18th, and 19th centuries, and Public History

California State University, Chico, B.A. in History, 2002. Areas of Concentration: American Indian Studies and Women's Studies

Fellowships and Awards

History Associates Fellowship, 2008 and 2009, Department of History, UCSB

Department Dissertation Fellowship, 2008, Department of History, UCSB

Wilbur R. Jacobs Prize, 2008 and 2004 UCSB

History Associates Fellowship, 2005, Department of History, UCSB

Phi Beta Kappa, Undergraduate Honor Society, California State University, Chico, 2001