Matthew Theriot will become UT’s interim vice provost for faculty affairs on August 1. He also will continue to serve as associate provost for teaching and learning innovation.
Associate Professor of Social Work Matthew Theriot, who successfully led the effort to develop UT’s new Experience Learning initiative, has been named associate provost for teaching and learning innovation. He will oversee implementation of Experience Learning and oversee the Tennessee Teaching and Learning Center.
Two open forums will be held for the campus community to ask questions of the two finalists for the position of Vice Provost for Academic Affairs.
Get to know Matthew Theriot and John Wodarski from the College of Social Work. Theriot teaches a variety of courses, from undergraduate social work classes to honors seminars about gender roles on TV to freshman seminars about maniacs and psycho killers. Wodarski’s research focuses largely on the wellbeing of children and adolescents, especially those at