University of Vermont

Faculty Biography

Faculty Biography | Colby Kervick

Colby Kervick

Colby Kervick, Ed.D.Assistant Professor

Contact Information:
499 B Waterman
(802) 656-1427

I am an Assistant Professor in the Special Education program. I teach courses in Special Education History and Law, Behavior Analysis, and Inclusive Teaching practices. In addition I coordinate the Special Education program and supervise graduate and undergraduate student teachers. My scholarship is focused on collaboration between parents of children with disabilities and school systems as well as dual endorsement.

Areas of Expertise:

Collaboration; Curriculum and Instruction; Disability and Inclusion; Diversity, Access, and Equity; Educational Policy; Family Studies; Leadership; Social Justice; Special Education; Teacher Education; Universal Design


  • Ed.D. in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies from University of Vermont

Awards & Honors

  • John Dewey Teaching Award from College of Education and Social Services: This award is given annually to faculty to recognize outstanding achievement in teaching. (2015)

Licensure or Certifications

  • Vermont Educator License, Level II, Consulting Teacher

Professional Associations

  • American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE), Council for Exceptional Children (CEC)