Neal Hutchens

Neal Hutchens Professor Department of Educational Policy Studies & Evaluation 136-A Taylor Education Building 859-257-4996 neal.hutchens@nulluky.edu Neal H. Hutchens, J.D., Ph.D., is a Professor in the Department of Educational Policy Studies and Evaluation (EPE). Hutchens’ research centers on law and policy issues in higher education, including an emphasis on issues … Read More

Kayla Johnson

Kayla Johnson, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Department of Educational Policy Studies and Evaluation 145D Taylor Education Building kayla.johnson@nulluky.edu Dr. Kayla Johnson joined EPE in the Fall of 2020. In her research, she uses visual, student voice, action, and community-engaged methods to explore issues related to learning, development, and social justice in … Read More

John Thelin

  John Thelin, Ph.D. Professor Emeritus Department of Educational Policy Studies and Evaluation 136A Taylor Education Building jthelin@nulluky.edu (859) 257-4996 John Thelin was named a University Research Professor in 2000. His teaching and research interests focus on the history of higher education and public policy. John likes to bring historical writing … Read More

Jungmin Lee

  Jungmin Lee, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Department of Educational Policy Studies and Evaluation 144C Taylor Education Building jungmin.lee@nulluky.edu (859) 257-7836 Before coming to the University of Kentucky, Dr. Lee earned a Ph.D. degree in Leadership and Policy Studies from Vanderbilt University. Prior to Vanderbilt, she received a bachelor’s and a master’s … Read More

Jane McEldowney Jensen

  Jane McEldowney Jensen, Ph.D. Associate Professor Director of Graduate Studies Department of Educational Policy Studies and Evaluation 144B Taylor Education Building jjensen@nulluky.edu (859) 257-1929 An anthropologist by training, Dr. Jensen conducts research on cultural values for post- compulsory education and ways that college students reflexively negotiate academic capital. Dr. … Read More

Jeffery Bieber

  Jeffery Bieber, Ph.D. Associate Professor Director of Graduate Studies Department of Educational Policy Studies and Evaluation 145A Taylor Education Building jpbieb01@nulluky.edu (859) 257-2795 Dr. Bieber joined the faculty in 1991, coming to Lexington from the College of William and Mary where he was a Visiting Assistant Professor. Dr. Bieber has … Read More