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Richard Roberts
Office Location: 

Room 111G Wethington Building

900 South Limestone Street

Lexington, Kentucky 40536-0200

Office Phone Number: 
(859) 323-6743
Position Title: 
Student Affairs Officer

Richard Roberts is the Director of Recruitment for the College of Health Sciences. He is responsible for areas that support student recruitment and retention efforts and contribute to the mission of all academic programs within the College of Health Sciences.

Richard joined the College of Health Sciences in May 2017, coming most recently from Transformative Learning at UK as a Presentation U! Graduate Assistant where he conducted workshops and worked with students in a variety of capacities that addressed issues of multimodal communication development and college success strategies.

He earned his M.S. degree in Educational Policy Studies and Evaluation, and a B.A. degree in English, both from the University of Kentucky. He is currently working on a second master’s degree in library and information science with a focus on student information seeking habits and research behaviors.

Richard lives in Lexington and enjoys relaxing at home with his amazing and energetic wife, Karina -- and taking trips to Disney World when time and money allows!