ISSE Awards 2022 Seed Grants; ORIED Offers Conflict of Interest Workshops
ISSE Awards 2022 Seed Grants; ORIED Offers Conflict of Interest Workshops

A newsletter from the Office of Research and Engagement

UT Announces the launch of ORIED
UT's new Office of Research, Innovation, and Economic Development (ORIED) expands the mission of the former Office of Research and Engagement, in an effort to provide faculty based in Knoxville, Nashville, and Tullahoma with the support necessary to conduct world-class research, scholarship, and creative work and to enhance the impact of this work in Tennessee and around the world.
Learn more about ORIED
UT Rallies Support to Land Prestigious NIH T32 Training Grant
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Todd Reynolds, professor of microbiology, recently received a prestigious T32 graduate student training grant from the National Institute of Health. Reynolds led the Integrated Membrane Program (IMP) T32 Training Grant proposal effort to address a gap that exists in the biomedical workforce of the future: integrated training for studying biological membranes.
ISSE 20222 SEED grant winners
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Scientists at UTIA have been awarded $550,000 from the National Science Foundation to understand ice recrystallization in frozen items, and to study ways to restrict the growth of ice crystals caused by fluctuations in freezing temperatures. 
University of Tennessee students exhibited creativity designing floating wetlands
Chancellor Plowman has authorized the investment of $1M in recurring funds to elevate graduate assistant minimum stipends by up to 20%. Graduate assistants are essential to UT's success, as both teaching assistants and innovators in the university's research enterprise.
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Earlier this summer, the first class of participants in the Academy for Global Scholars traveled to San José, Costa Rica, for a week-long service-learning experience to renovate the landscape at Parque La Libertad (Liberty Park).
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Marianne Wannamaker Appointed Executive Director of Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy—Kevin Bai Wins IEEE Award—Joshua Fu Named Fellow by A&WMA—Cheng-pin Kuo Recognized for Air Quality Research—Lee Han Wins Excellence in Transportation Engineering Award.
Read all recent Recognitions

Upcoming Events

Find additional events on ORIED's workshop portal or on the UT calendar.

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Office of Research, Innovation & Economic Development
1534 White Ave.
Knoxville, TN 37996-1529
Phone: 865-974-3466
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