Jeff Huber


323 Lucille Little Library (LCLI)

ProfessorDirector of the School of Library and Information Science

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Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh (1991)
M.S.L.S., University of Kentucky (1987)
B.S., Fashion Institute of Technology (1983)


Jeff Huber is Director and Professor, School of Information Science, College of Communication and Information, University of Kentucky.  He has spent more than 25 years specializing in the provision of health information.  Much of his research focuses on health information outreach/health information literacy programming for marginalized or underserved populations.  His work has also focused on the social construction of various health conditions as well as issues associated with health information retrieval.  He primarily teaches courses related to his research agenda.  Huber received the College Faculty Teaching Excellence Award in 2011-2012 and the Medical Library Association Lucretia W. McClure Excellence in Education Award in 2016.