Louise Spence Griffeth Fellow for Excellence, Department of Curriculum and Instruction, College of Education
Phone: +1 512 232 4883
Dr. Skerrett is an associate professor in the Language and Literacy Studies program area and an affiliate faculty member in the Cultural Studies in Education program area. She is also the faculty advisor for the UTeach Urban Teachers Secondary English Teacher Education Program. Dr. Skerrett's teaching and research focus on secondary English education in urban contexts, adolescent literacy practices in school and outside school contexts, transnational youths' literacy practices and learning across transnational social and educational settings, and sociocultural influences on teaching and learning.