The Tennessee Foreign Language Institute is set to become an entity of the University of Tennessee system and the sixth agency of the UT Institute for Public Service on July 1, thanks to legislation by the Tennessee General Assembly.
The University of Tennessee Board of Trustees approved a resolution expressing full confidence in the leadership of UT President Joe DiPietro Thursday, May 10 during a special meeting.
Wayne Davis, dean of the Tickle College of Engineering will serve as interim chancellor for the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Davis has agreed to serve in the role for six to twelve months. He takes office on Monday, May 7.
Beverly Davenport’s appointment as University of Tennessee, Knoxville chancellor will end July 1 and she will become a member of the faculty in the College of Communication and Information, UT President Joe DiPietro announced Wednesday, May 2.
The University of Tennessee System is seeking nominations and applications for the next vice president for human resources, to succeed Linda Harig who retired from that position in December.