Search Underway for Next Chancellor to Lead UT’s Flagship Campus

Search Underway for Next Chancellor to Lead UT’s Flagship Campus

Efforts to recruit and select the next chancellor of the University of Tennessee’s flagship campus in Knoxville kicked off today. Nominations are being sought with the goal of having the new leader in place for the start of the spring 2017 semester.

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MISSION

The UT System’s delivery of education, discovery, outreach and public service contributes to the economic, social and environmental well-being of all Tennesseans.

UT Martin undergrads in mid-air

EDUCATE

UT Martin’s new “Soar in Four” tuition model is designed to speed progress toward degree completion and fund new initiatives beneficial to student success.

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Veerle Keppens

DISCOVER

Advanced materials expert and department head Veerle Keppens will be the next director of the UT and ORNL Joint Institute for Advanced Materials.

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Tennessee Alumnus 100th Anniversary mark

CONNECT

The Tennessee Alumnus turns 100 in 2017, and will celebrate with a series of profiles of 100 exceptional alumni. Help us identify who those 100 should be.

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INITIATIVES

Strategic Plan

THE SYSTEM STRATEGIC PLAN

The System Strategic Plan establishes a vision and direction for five years (2012-2017), with clearly defined goals to ensure good stewardship and purposeful use of resources.

STRATEGIC PLAN WEBSITE
UT Advocacy

ADVOCACY

UT Advocacy is the official grassroots network of alumni, students, faculty, staff and friends of the University of Tennessee interested in garnering support for UT with government officials.

UT ADVOCACY WEBSITE
Budget Advisory Group

BUDGET ADVISORY GROUP

UT faces plenty of challenges, but one that easily overshadows the rest is finding sustainable, long-term funding.

BAG WEBSITE

IMPACTING TENNESSEE

The University of Tennessee has a presence in each of Tennessee’s 95 counties. Through education, research and outreach, the UT System serves students, business and industry, schools, governments, organizations and citizens throughout the state.

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GRADUATION

Since CCTA was implemented in 2011, System-wide graduation rate has increased 7% and degrees awarded increased 11.4%.

ECONOMY

The University of Tennessee had an estimated economic impact of $4.8 billion on the Tennessee economy in FY 2014.

OUTREACH

The Institute for Public Service helped Tennessee companies generate $817 million toward the state’s economy.

RESEARCH

The University of Tennessee generated $436 million in research and sponsored projects in FY 2015.

CAMPUSES

The University of Tennessee is comprised of campuses at Knoxville, Chattanooga, Martin and the Health Science Center at Memphis.

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KNOXVILLE

UT Knoxville generates $1.6 billion in annual income for the state of Tennessee, creates nearly 33,000 jobs, and contributes more than $125 million in tax revenue to the state and local governments.

UT KNOXVILLE GUIDE

CHATTANOOGA

UT Chattanooga was the state’s only public university named to the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction, the highest federal honor a university can receive for civic engagement.

UTC GUIDE

MARTIN

UT Martin has more off-campus centers than any public four-year university in the state and is the university’s largest provider of online education.

UT MARTIN GUIDE

HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER

With nearly 3,000 students enrolled at major campuses in Memphis, Knoxville, Chattanooga and Nashville, plus 1,200 medical resident and fellows in training, UTHSC serves thousands of patients across Tennessee every day.

UTHSC GUIDE

INSTITUTES

The University of Tennessee is comprised of the statewide Institute of Agriculture and Institute for Public Service

Institute of Agriculture campus entrance

INSTITUTE OF AGRICULTURE

The UT Institute of Agriculture delivers real life solutions through $54.5 million in research, educational outreach to 3.3 million people and veterinary services to more than 21,000 animals annually. UTIA’s two colleges currently enroll 1,700 students.

UTIA WEBSITE
Law Enforcement Innovation Center training

INSTITUTE FOR PUBLIC SERVICE

The statewide Institute for Public Service helps Tennessee companies generate $817 million annually to the state economy, answers more than 28,000 requests for assistance and trains 15,000 municipal, county and state employees, manufacturers and law enforcement personnel.

IPS WEBSITE

EMPLOYEES

The University of Tennessee employs more than 12,000 people in Tennessee with its workforce distributed across all 95 counties.

U.T. policies

New Safety Policy about Firearms on Campus

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Federal Overtime Regulations

Update on Federal Overtime Regulations

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