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Tracey A. West

Tracey A. West

Tracey A. West

Senior Technical Assistance Specialist
919.843.5418
Sheryl-Mar North, Room 278
Campus Box 8040
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-8040

Academic Affiliation 

Adjunct Assistant Professor
School of Education

Education 

PhD
Early Childhood, Families and Literacy,
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
MA
Early Intervention and Family Support,
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Area(s) of Work

Biographical Statement 

Tracey West, PhD, is an advanced technical assistance specialist at Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Her research and professional interests focus on the areas of inclusion, early childhood, and professional development. She is principal investigator for Supporting Change and Reform in Pre-Service Teaching in North Carolina (SCRIPT-NC), a project partnering with community college faculty in NC to enhance their program of studies in order to better prepare early childhood professionals to work with children with disabilities as well as those who are culturally and linguistically diverse. Tracey previously coordinated the National Professional Development Center on Inclusion (NPDCI), a national center focused on promoting cross-agency state systems of high quality professional development to support inclusion.