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Office of Academic Affairs

The Office of Academic Affairs supports the academic mission of the College of Health Sciences by providing leadership, oversight, and support for the development, growth, and maintenance of high quality educational programs.

The office offers guidance and assistance pertaining to accreditation-related activities, degree-program and curricular matters, and other efforts to improve students’ educational experiences and opportunities.

With the full understanding that high quality education requires capable faculty, the office promotes faculty growth and success by offering a structured new faculty orientation, ongoing faculty development activities, and opportunities for financial support for creative educational initiatives. The office also maintains faculty standard personnel files and provides oversight and administrative support to ensure that university procedures pertaining to faculty appointment and re-appointment, periodic and ongoing evaluation, and promotion and/or tenure are followed.

For more information about the academic programs and courses of study offered, click here. Admissions information for prospective students is here.

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Useful Links
Professional Development
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CHS Reference Library
Collaborative Learning Strategies
Fostering Class Discussion
Test Design and Construction
Instructional Design and Construction
Program and Course Proposals
Course Numbering System
List of Course Change Forms

Sharon R. Stewart, Ed.D. Associate Dean of Academic Affairs, Interim Dean and Professor

Office of the Dean
900 S. Limestone, Room 123
University of Kentucky
Lexington, Kentucky 40536-0200
(859) 218-0570