Thank you to everyone who came to the first annual all-faculty meeting on Monday. Interim President Jan Simek, Faculty Senate President Toby Boulet and I shared information on the state of the university system, the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, and its faculty.
“I’m pleased to announce the selection of Dr. Susan Martin as provost and senior vice chancellor for academic affairs for the Knoxville campus,” says UT Knoxville Chancellor Jimmy G. Cheek.
UT Knoxville welcomed Jimmy G. Cheek as its seventh chancellor Friday during an investiture ceremony held in his honor. The event, held to formally acknowledge Cheek’s new role, in which he has been serving since Feb. 1, also provided an opportunity for Cheek to lay out his vision for UT Knoxville to an audience comprising
I hope that you will join me Thursday, April 16, to hear from UT Chancellor Jimmy G. Cheek about the university’s budget and the impact of the stimulus.
Faculty, students and staff were recognized at the annual Chancellor’s Honors Banquet Monday night at the University Center. The banquet is the largest UT honors event of the year, and the first for Chancellor Jimmy G. Cheek, who saluted the accomplishments of key members of the campus community.
It is an honor to begin serving today as chancellor of the Knoxville campus. I’m happy to officially become a Tennessee Volunteer. I look forward to spending time with members of the faculty and staff as well as the student body to learn about our strengths and the wonderful traditions of the university. My primary
Faculty, staff and students have spent this week saying goodbye and thanks to Jan Simek, whose term as interim chancellor of the Knoxville campus ends today. Newly-appointed Chancellor Jimmy G. Cheek starts work Monday.