Prof. Dr. Keith B Wilson is a Professor in the Department of Early Childhood, Special Education, and Counselor Education at the University of Kentucky. He served as administrator and faculty member at The Pennsylvania State University (Penn State) for 15 years and Dean of the College of Education and Human Services at Southern Illinois University Carbondale. He received his B.A., M.Ed., and Ph.D. degrees from Wilberforce University, Kent State University, and The Ohio State University, respectively. As a professor, he routinely teaches undergraduate, masters, and doctoral level students. During his tenure at Penn State University, he was the owner and Director of Counseling, Consultation and Psychotherapy, and Services (CCPS) in State College, PA. Dr. Wilson has over 100 scholarly publications (e.g., journal articles, books, book chapters) and an estimated 170 presentations at the local, state, national and international levels. He has served on several editorial boards and is presently Associate Editor of the Journal of Rehabilitation.
Prof. Dr. Keith B Wilson’s research interests are vocational rehabilitation outcomes in the United States, phenotype discrimination based on hue, the Multicultural Counseling Competencies (MCC) and the lack of application present in the MCC, and how identity (e.g., gender, disability, ethnicity) affects advocacy.