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Jacqueline Kerr

PhD student


Jackie Kerr is a doctoral student with a concentration in Rhetoric, Writing, and Linguistics and a focus in Rhetoric.


  • Rhetoric, Writing, & Linguistics
  • Environmental Rhetoric
  • Rhetorical Theory
  • Qualitative Research


M.A. in English, University of North Carolina, Wilmington, December 2011

B.A. in English, University of North Carolina, Pembroke, May 2009

B.A. in Psychology, University of North Carolina, Pembroke, May 2006


"Designing Doubt: The Tactical Use of Uncertainty in Hydraulic Fracturing Debates." Hot Topics: Common Topics in Environmental Rhetoric. Ed. Derek Ross. Burlington, VT: Ashgate Press. (forthcoming)

Professional Service



Awards, Honors & Grants

  • Experienced Tutor, University of Tennessee, August 2014

Associations & Organizations

  • Graduate Students in English, PhD Representative. 2012-2015
  • Invited Member, Bedford/St. Martin's New Scholars Advisory Board. 2015-2016
  • Invited Member, Cengage Composition Advisory Board. 2015.
  • Discussion Leader Co-Coordinator. Research Network Forum Executive and Planning Committee. 2013-Present

Invited Lectures


Contact Information

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