Judith Skelton

Professor of Biomedical Sciences and Assistant Dean for Outreach and Engagement


Judy Skelton joined UNLV School of Dental Medicine during summer 2012 and teaches ethics in health care, interprofessional education, and practice concepts.  In her role as assistant dean for Outreach and Engagement, she is charged with identifying community outreach, global education, interprofessional practice, and faculty development opportunities for faculty and students.

Dr. Skelton earned her bachelor’s in dental hygiene from the University of Louisville, and her master’s in adult and technical education and doctorate in curriculum and instruction from the University of Florida.


  • Ph.D. : 1983 : University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
  • MED : 1978 : University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
  • BS : 1974 : University of Louisville, Louisville, KY