The Board of Trustees will consider UT System President Randy Boyd’s recommendation for the appointment of Peter F. Buckley as the next chancellor of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center.
The UT Board of Trustees will consider the recommendation at a special meeting on Dec. 6 at 5 p.m. EST.
Finalists are scheduled to visit in Memphis on Nov. 4 and Nov. 11 to meet with representative groups of faculty, staff, students and key community leaders. They will also participate in campus public forum sessions.
The UTHSC chancellor serves as a member of the UT System leadership team, reporting directly to the University president, and as chief academic and administrative officer of the Health Science Center campus.
In addition to approving her hire, trustees also approved her compensation package and tenure in a faculty appointment in the department of management. Plowman’s first day at UT Knoxville will be July 1.