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    Dec 03, 2023  
2011-2012 Graduate Catalog 
2011-2012 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

The University of Tennessee


Ex-Officio Members

Governor, State of Tennessee
Commissioner of Education
Commissioner of Agriculture
President, The University of Tennessee
Executive Director, Tennessee Higher Education Commission

From Congressional Districts         District        Service Begins        Term Ends
J. Brian Ferguson  


  2011   May 31, 2017
Robert S. Talbott  


  2007   May 31, 2013
James E. Hall  


  2006   May 31, 2012
Don C. Stansberry Jr.  


  2002   May 31, 2014
James L. Murphy III  


  2003   May 31, 2015
Tommy G. Whittaker  


  2011   May 31, 2017
Anne Holt Blackburn  


   2006   May 31, 2012
Betty Ann Tanner  


  2008   May 31, 2014
George E. Cates  


  2007   May 31, 2013


From Anderson, Bedford, Coffee,
Franklin, Lincoln, Moore, and
Warren Counties

          Service Begins          Term Ends
Charles Wharton   2006   May 31, 2012
From Davidson County        
Spruell Driver, Jr.   2005   May 31, 2017
From Hamilton County        
John N. Foy   2008   May 31, 2014
From Knox County        
Charles C. Anderson, Jr.   2007   May 31, 2013
Douglas A. Horne   2007   May 31, 2013
From Shelby County        
Karl Schledwitz    2005   May 31, 2014
Monica Moore Hagler   2008   May 31, 2014
From Weakley County        
Crawford Gallimore   2008   May 31, 2014
Student Members        
Teresa K. Fowler   2011   May 31, 2013
Carey Smith   2010   May 31, 2012
Faculty Members        
J.A.M. “Toby” Boulet   2010   June 30, 2012
Janet M. Wilbert   2011   June 30, 2013

Officers of the Board

Governor Bill Haslam, Chair
Don C. Stansberry, Jr., Vice Chair


Joseph A. DiPietro, BS, MS, DVM - President
Larry Arrington, BS, MS, PhD - Chancellor of UT Institute of Agriculture
Hank Dye, BS - Vice President for Public and Government Relations
Linda Hendricks, BS - Chief Human Resources Officer
Mary Jinks, BS, MPS, EdD - Vice President of Public Service
David E. Millhorn, BS, PhD - Executive Vice President and Vice President for Research and Economic Development
Catherine S. Mizell, BA, JD - General Counsel and Secretary
Scott Rabenold, BS, MBA - Vice Chancellor for Development and Alumni Affairs
Judith Burns, BA, MA - Interim Executive Director, Audit and Consulting Services
Charles M. Peccolo, Jr., BS, MAcc - Treasurer and Chief Investment Officer / Acting CFO
James D. Perry, BS - Interim Chief Information Officer
Theotis Robinson, Jr. - Vice President for Equity and Diversity
Lofton Stuart, BS - Executive Director, University of Tennessee National Alumni Association
Steve Schwab - Chancellor, Health Science Center
Katherine N. High, AB, MAT, EdD - Interim Vice President for Academic Affairs and Student Success



Jimmy G. Cheek, BS, MEd, PhD - Chancellor
Chris Cimino, BA, MBA - Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration
Linda Davidson, BA - Vice Chancellor for Development and Alumni Affairs
Wes Hines, BS, MBA, PhD - Interim Vice Chancellor for Research and Engagement
Susan D. Martin, BA, MA, PhD - Provost and Senior Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
Margie Nichols, BA - Vice Chancellor for Communications
W. Timothy Rogers, BA, MA, JD - Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs



Caula A. Beyl, BA, MS, PhD - Dean, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources
Scott Poole, BA, MArch - Dean, College of Architecture and Design
Theresa Lee, BS, PhD - Dean, College of Arts and Sciences
Jan R. Williams, BS, MBA, PhD - Dean, College of Business Administration
Michael O. Wirth, BS, MA, PhD - Dean, College of Communication and Information
Robert Rider, BS, MAT, PhD - Dean, College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences
Wayne Davis, BS, MS, PhD - Dean, College of Engineering
Douglas A. Blaze, BS, JD - Dean, College of Law
Victoria Niederhauser, BSN, MSN, DrPH  - Dean, College of Nursing
Karen Sowers, BA, MSW, PhD - Dean, College of Social Work
James P. Thompson, BS, DVM - Dean, College of Veterinary Medicine
Tim Cross, BS, MS, PhD - Dean, UT Extension and University Outreach and Continuing Education
Steven E. Smith, BA, MA, ML, PhD - Dean of University Libraries
Carolyn R. Hodges, BA, MA, PhD - Vice Provost and Dean of the Graduate School
James J. Neutens, - Dean, Graduate School of Medicine
Maxine Thompson Davis, BA, MS, EdD - Dean of Students