HIV-AIDS. SARS. Ebola. Bird Flu. Swine Flu. Rabies. These are emerging infectious diseases where the viruses have jumped from one animal species into another and now infect humans. Gary McCracken, a UT Knoxville professor and department head in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, is one of those scientists and has made a groundbreaking discovery into how
The New York Times’ “Poetry Pairing” for August 5, 2010, features the poem “Fireflies,” written by UT Knoxville English professor Marilyn Kallet, paired with a Times environmental story on a firefly research project.
Michael Knight, UT Knoxville professor of English and director of the department’s creative writing program, is featured in a Metro Pulse article on his new book, The Typist. The book also is featured in the Books section of Quest, UT Knoxville’s comprehensive research initiative.
Beginning Monday, Aug. 9, UT Knoxville-area faculty and staff will have a new service at their fingertips which will help maintain a safe and healthy environment for the UT community. The new 946-CARE hotline will offer an avenue for employees to share their concerns for themselves or others.
Honors and awards for UT Knoxville faculty and graduate students.