A headshot photo of Kate Averett, leaning against a concrete wall with her arms folded. She is a white woman with short brown hair, wearing a black shirt and purple earrings.
Kate Averett; Photo by Tony Fiorini

Dr. Kate Henley Averett (she/her) is an Assistant Professor of Sociology at the University at Albany, State University of New York. Dr. Averett’s research examines how cultural beliefs about gender, sexuality, and childhood impact the experiences of children and parents within schools and families.