UT has signed an agreement that will further its research partnership with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
Office of Research and Engagement News
The Office of Research and Engagement will host an open house at Blount Hall, 1534 White Avenue, 1–3 p.m. today.
Applications are open for the Summer Graduate Research Assistantship program.
Ten researchers were given Joint Directed Research Development awards for 2017 as part of the Science Alliance.
The Quest Scholar concept is being updated to better showcase our scholars and their great research stories.
A Chancellor’s Grant for Faculty Research award provides faculty members with time for research, writing, or creative work. The goal is to help faculty strengthen their grant or fellowship proposals for external funding.
Five faculty and staff members shared the impact of UT’s work on various communities during a national conference in Omaha, Nebraska, earlier this month. The university also received a national award that recognized a project designed to improve the wellness and disaster readiness of an Appalachian community in Clay County, Kentucky.
Robert Nobles, associate vice chancellor for research, has been nationally recognized for his service as a leader and mentor for campus diversity and research with underserved populations.
UT will receive grant funding to teach technology entrepreneurship, perform research, and foster innovation through the National Science Foundation’s Innovation Corps (I-Corps) program. A public-private partnership, I-Corps was created in 2011 to train researchers to evaluate the commercial potential of their scientific discoveries.
More than a hundred people were on hand recently for the opening of UT’s new Fibers and Composites Manufacturing Facility and Engineering Annex, located on White Avenue.