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Robert McKenzie, Ph.D.

Department of Early Childhood, Special Education and Rehabilitation Counseling
118 Taylor Education Building
(859) 257-5895

Prior to receiving his doctorate at the University of Iowa in 1981, Dr. Robert McKenzie served as a public school secondary social studies teacher and special education resource teacher.  Since arriving at the University of Kentucky in 2002, he has been a member of the Learning and Behavior Disorders program faculty and served as that program’s Faculty Chair from 2004 – 2008.

Dr. McKenzie’s area of instructional expertise is the assessment of learning and other mild disabilities.  His  research focuses on improving the quality of collaborative, co-teaching models of instruction, and issues related to response-to-intervention models.

Vita (PDF)

Research categories: Special Education, Assessment, Disabilities