Recruitment will continue until the position is filled. Ideally, the schedule for the search will follow this timeline:

  • Expressions of interest accepted: Until filled
  • Search and search advisory committees meet: Summer/Fall 2016
  • Search committee holds listening sessions for the campus community:
    • Open meeting for staff: Aug. 23, 2:15 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
    • Open meeting for faculty: Aug. 23, 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
    • Open meeting for all faculty and staff: Aug. 24, 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
    • All open meetings held in the Lauricella Center inside Neyland Stadium. Enter through Gate 21A. No RSVP required.
  • Search committee meets to select candidates for interview: Early October 2016
  • Preliminary candidate Interviews: Mid-October 2016
  • Invited candidates visit Knoxville: Late October 2016
  • Candidate selected: November 2016