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Research Development at UT’s Office of Research, Innovation, and Economic Development helps faculty achieve their research and funding goals. These articles share faculty success stories that might offer new ideas to others.


Orou Gaoue, associate professor of ecology and evolutionary biology, saw a need for research in his homeland of Benin, a […]


When Hairong Qi received notice that the National Science Foundation wanted to conduct a reverse site visit related to her […]


Deadric Williams, assistant professor of sociology, was surprised when he received the nomination to apply to the William T. Grant […]


Todd Reynolds recently received the coveted, “We’re pleased to inform you…” email, informing him that his proposal for a National […]


When Nadia Fomin was an undergraduate in physics at the University of Virginia, she was the only woman in a […]


With the reunification of UT’s two campuses in Knoxville, faculty at the University of Tennessee’s Institute of Agriculture can now […]


The relationship between parents and children can sometimes be fraught with conflict. Many of us can recollect butting heads with […]