Skip to main
University-wide Navigation
Jeff cain uky headshot
All Faculty
Pharmacy Practice & Science Dept.
Academic Programs
Lee T. Todd, Jr. Bldg, Ste 114M

Jeff Cain, EdD, MS, is an associate professor and Vice Chair of the Department of Pharmacy Practice & Science at the University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy and leads the Office of Teaching Innovation & Scholarship. In addition to teaching a Pharmacy Management course and a Creative Thinking for Innovation elective, he is a faculty mentor for the Community Service Learning and Scholarship II courses. He directs the University of Kentucky Teaching Certificate Program and mentors pharmacy students and residents through an academia rotation. He is actively involved in social and behavioral sciences research with numerous publications and presentations pertaining to digital media, innovative teaching, and contemporary higher education issues. He was a 2013 AACP Academic Leadership Fellow and in 2017 was named an AACP Distinguished Teaching Scholar. He won the Michael J. Lach Faculty Award for Innovative Teaching in 2013 and 2019 and has been recognized by students for several teaching and faculty member of the year awards. Dr. Cain currently serves as associate editor of Currents in Pharmacy Teaching and Learning.



Faculty Expertise

  • Educational Research

  • Digital Media Afflictions

  • Work-life Integration

  • Innovative Teaching


Vice Chair, Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science

Director, Office of Teaching Innovation & Scholarship


EdD Univ Of Kentucky

MS Univ Of Kentucky

BBA Univ Of Kentucky

We respectfully acknowledge the Elders and Traditional Owners of the land on which our building stands, which is the traditional territory of the Osage, Shawnee, Cherokee, Adena, and Hopewell peoples.