The Office of the Vice President for Research is hosting a series of lectures by the 2022 University Research Professors. Click here to learn more about the University Research Professorship program

All lectures will be live on zoom at noon on the second Tuesday of each month.
Zoom details: https://uky.zoom.us/j/9251686420 
Phone: 646-876-9923 Meeting ID: 925 168 6420

2022-2023 Lecture Series

  • February 14, 2023
    • Daniela C. Moga (Pharmacy Practice and Science, College of Pharmacy)
      "Appropriate or inappropriate? A journey to improve medication use"
    • Lindsey Fay (Interiors, College of Design)
      "Healthcare design: The role of the built environment in promoting spaces for enhanced teamwork, efficiency, and communication"
  • March 14, 2023
    • Carrie Oser (Sociology, College of Arts and Sciences)
      "Examining substance use disorders from a social ecological framework"
    • Peter Nelson (Sanders-Brown Center on Aging, College of Medicine)
      "The outsized impact of UK neuropathology on the dementia research world"
  • April 11, 2023
    • David W. Fardo (Biostatistics, College of Public Health)
      "Statistical genetics at the University of Kentucky"
    • Susan Chambers Cantrell (Curriculum and Instruction, College of Education)
      "Spotlight on K-8 teachers' expertise: Operationalizing asset-based pedagogies"
  • May 9, 2023
    • Bobi Ivanov (Integrated Strategic Communication, College of Communication and Information)
      "Message design and application in strategic communication"
    • Judith L. Page (Communication Sciences and Disorders, College of Health Sciences)
      "Spotlight on K-8 teachers' expertise: Operationalizing asset-based pedagogies"

Previous Lectures

  • January 10, 2023
    • Nancy Schoenberg (Behavioral Science, College of Medicine)
      "Community-engaged, culturally relevant research to advance health equity"
    • Kristine W. Hankins (Finance and Quantitative Methods, Gatton College of Business and Economics)
      "Does trade policy affect consumer credit?"
    • Video
  • December 13, 2022
    • University Research Professors Panel Discussion
    • Video
  • November 8, 2022
    • Merlin Lindemann (Animal and Food Sciences, College of Agriculture, Food and Environment)
      "Some perspectives on the interplay of individual characteristics and organizational structures that contribute to research productivity"
    • Theodore Schatzki (Geography, College of Arts and Sciences)
      "Social practices and digitality"
    • Video
  • October 11, 2022
    • Alexandre Martin (Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering)
      "Bourbon and spacecraft"
    • Yuha Jung (Arts Administration, College of Fine Arts)
      "Finding structural blindspots in arts and cultural management"
    • Video