||Associate Dean for the College of Arts & Sciences; Associate Professor of English Education
Ph.D., Education, Curriculum and Instruction, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
M.A., English, Virginia Tech
M.A., Secondary Education, Ball State University
B.S., English; B.S., Journalism (News-Editorial), Ball State University
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English Education, Adolescent Literature/Young Adult Literature, Media Literacy, Teacher Preparation, Diversity and Social Justice
Dr. Prickett has taught courses in secondary and
middle-level English methods, adolescent literature, dystopian literature, CRTW
201, and WRIT 101. With a specialized focus on English Education, his most
recent contributions to the field are bringing together areas of
personal and professional interest: popular culture, media and
technology, young adult literature, and teaching.
Prior to joining the Winthrop University faculty, Dr.
Prickett was the Department of Education chairperson at Centenary College of
Louisiana in Shreveport, LA. Dr. Prickett has also served as Acting Department
Chairperson for the Department of English. Currently, he is the Associate Dean
for Teacher Education, Research, and Professional Development of the College of
Arts & Sciences (CAS). Dr.
Prickett’s English office is located in 239 Bancroft Hall. His phone number for that office is 803/323-4627.