University of Tennessee

    OverviewSuggest Edit

    University of Tennessee is a public educational institution. It operates ten undergraduate colleges and eleven graduate colleges and offers engineering, business, education, law, and social work programs.

    TypePrivate
    Founded1794
    HQKnoxville, TN, US
    Websiteutk.edu
    Employee Ratings4.3
    Overall CultureC+

    Latest Updates

    Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)6,820(-1%)
    Cybersecurity ratingDMore

    Key People/Management at University of Tennessee

    Dixie L. Thompson

    Dixie L. Thompson

    Vice Provost and Dean of the Graduate School
    Gary Gray

    Gary Gray

    Assistant Provost for Finance and Administration
    Yvonne Kilpatrick

    Yvonne Kilpatrick

    Assistant Dean, Director of the Office of Graduate Admissions
    Josh Steele

    Josh Steele

    Assistant Vice Provost for Online Learning and Academic Programs
    Sara E. Bradberry

    Sara E. Bradberry

    Assistant Dean, Director of Student Services
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    University of Tennessee Office Locations

    University of Tennessee has an office in Knoxville
    Knoxville, TN, US (HQ)
    1315-1331 Cir Park Dr
    Knoxville, TN, US
    1817 Melrose Avenue, 1817 Melrose Ave
    Knoxville, TN, US
    Andy Holt Tower
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    University of Tennessee Financials and Metrics

    Summary Metrics

    Founding Date

    1794

    University of Tennessee Cybersecurity Score

    Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

    D

    65/100

    SecurityScorecard logo

    University of Tennessee Online and Social Media Presence

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    University of Tennessee Company Culture

    • Overall Culture

      C+

      73/100

    • CEO Rating

      F

      40/100

    • Compensation

      F

      10/100

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    University of Tennessee News and Updates

    Oakland University Partners With Georgia Tech, University Of Tennessee On NSF-funded Research Center

    ROCHESTER, Mich., July 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Oakland University is partnering with the Georgia Institute of Technology and the University of Tennessee-Knoxville on a collaborative research center designed to boost the United States' leadership in engineering research and global...

    University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Allegion, and CBORD improve student experience with contactless mobile IDs on Apple devices

    CARMEL, Ind., Oct. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Allegion U.S., a leading provider of security products and solutions, recently worked with the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, one of the early adopters of the Allegion and CBORD mobile access solution, to successfully implement mobile...

    Le Bonheur and University of Tennessee Health Science Center Physicians Lead Research During COVID-19

    Several physicians and researchers from Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital and the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) have been recognized in Research News Quarterly from the American Thoracic Society (ATS) for thought leadership during the current coronavirus pandemic. This “COVID Co…

    Helen Ross McNabb Center, University of Tennessee Medical Center and the United Health Foundation to Expand Access to Substance Abuse Treatment Services in Eastern Tennessee

    Funding will expand The University of Tennessee Medical Center Emergency Room Substance Misuse Harm Reduction and Engagement Program.read more

    The University of Tennessee Medical Center Selects Omnicell Solutions to Support Medication Management Strategy

    MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., April 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Omnicell, Inc. (NASDAQ:OMCL) today announced that The University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville will expand its Omnicell® automated medication management platform with the addition of new automation for pharmacy and patient...

    University of Tennessee Blogs

    Do We Breathe the Same Air? Research Aims to Uncover Disparities in Indoor Pollution

    A multidisciplinary study is developing a tool to track indoor pollutant exposure. The post Do We Breathe the Same Air? Research Aims to Uncover Disparities in Indoor Pollution appeared first on News.

    Mentor’s Support Makes the Difference for Transfer Student

    Through the access provided by a mentor, Annie Duran Perez discovered what she needed to grow into a leader on campus and in the community. The post Mentor’s Support Makes the Difference for Transfer Student appeared first on News.

    New Scholarships for In-State Students

    New scholarships for in-state students include the Distinguished Tennessean, Orange and White, and Tennessean Connect. The new scholarships are designed to enable more students across the state to have access to a UT education. The post New Scholarships for In-State Students appeared first on News.

    Plowman and Gregg Named Health Care Heroes for 2021

    KnoxNews interviews Chancellor Plowman and Dr. Spencer Gregg about their communication during the COVID-19 pandemic. The post Plowman and Gregg Named Health Care Heroes for 2021 appeared first on News.

    UT Welcomes Fans for Game vs. Tennessee Tech

    UT welcomes fans September 18 for third home game vs. Tennessee Tech. The post UT Welcomes Fans for Game vs. Tennessee Tech appeared first on News.

    UT Rises to 46th Among Nation’s Best Public Universities

    UT improved in key rankings metrics such as graduation and retention, faculty resources, and student excellence. Chancellor Donde Plowman said the university is well-positioned to continue such a positive trajectory. The post UT Rises to 46th Among Nation’s Best Public Universities appeared first on…
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    University of Tennessee Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was University of Tennessee founded?

      University of Tennessee was founded in 1794.

    • Who are University of Tennessee key executives?

      University of Tennessee's key executives are Dixie L. Thompson, Gary Gray and Yvonne Kilpatrick.

    • How many employees does University of Tennessee have?

      University of Tennessee has 6,820 employees.

    • Who are University of Tennessee competitors?

      Competitors of University of Tennessee include University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Mississippi State University and Rice University.

    • Where is University of Tennessee headquarters?

      University of Tennessee headquarters is located at 1315-1331 Cir Park Dr, Knoxville.

    • Where are University of Tennessee offices?

      University of Tennessee has an office in Knoxville.

    • How many offices does University of Tennessee have?

      University of Tennessee has 3 offices.