Robert Daverman, professor of mathematics, has been named interim associate dean for research, graduate studies, and facilities in the College of Arts and Sciences. Daverman officially began his appointment as Interim Associate Dean on July 1. In announcing the appointment, Dean Bruce Bursten said “Bob Daverman will bring a wealth of wisdom and experience to
The UT Athletic Departments have announced the launch of UTTix.com, a comprehensive Web site that serves as a one-stop shop for UT Vol and Lady Vol tickets. “This Web site will continue to give fans the opportunity to purchase tickets 24 hours a day, seven days a week,” said Chris Fuller, senior associate athletic director
Assistant Chief Debbie Perry has been named the interim chief of the UT Police Department. Perry replaces former Chief August Washington, who has been named the new chief of police and assistant vice chancellor for Vanderbilt University, and will serve his last day at UT on July 24.
In this AP story on the unintended consequences of importing insects to fight invasive bugs and plants, UT Knoxville environmental science professor Daniel Simberloff is quoted discussing the pros and cons of chemical control and biological control agents.
Scientists at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory have published new findings about a cause of a condition at the root of genetic disorders such as Down Syndrome, pregnancy loss and infertility.
The UT Knoxville College of Education, Health and Human Sciences has established the Graduate School of Education. It is the only graduate school of education in the Southeast. By creating this school, the college aims to further distinguish its teacher-training program on the national level.