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POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT – Service Aide I – Laborer

NEW UTSI POSITION POSTED ONLINE Service Aide I – Laborer – One vacancy, regular, full-time with benefits, Requisition Number 17000000Z4 (description attached) INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLY: EXTERNAL APPLICANTS: To view the positions, visit the UTSI Employment website (http://personnel.utsi.edu/jobs.html).  Click on “External Applicants” in right hand column. Specify search criteria by entering Tullahoma in the Location box.  Click […]

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Chen Awarded Contract for Early Cataract Detection

Chen Awarded Contract for Early Cataract Detection   Despite the medical advancement in the past decades, cataract remains the primary cause of blindness in the world, affecting more than 90 million people. Cataracts are formed when a protein, known as calpain, clouds the eye lens and impairs vision. The calpain protein is activated by triggers, […]

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UTSI Graduate Students Receive First Place in IISE Student Paper Competition

UTSI Graduate Students Receive First Place in IISE Student Paper Competition TULLAHOMA, Tenn. – UTSI Graduate Students Receive First Place in IISE Student Paper Competition University of Tennessee Space Institute graduate research assistants Javad Seif and Brett Shields received first place in the student paper competition conducted by the construction division of the Institute of Industrial […]

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POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT – UTSI Carolyn P. Boling Endowed Professorship

POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT UTSI Carolyn P. Boling Endowed Professorship In Aerospace Propulsion The Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Biomedical Engineering (MABE) at the University of Tennessee is seeking an exceptionally qualified candidate with significant expertise in an area of aerospace engineering for the appointment to the position of Professor and holder of the UTSI Carolyn P. […]

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Moeller Receives UT President’s Citation of Merit

Moeller Receives UT President’s Citation of Merit TULLAHOMA, TN—Trevor Moeller, UT Space Institute, associate professor and graduate program director, mechanical, aerospace and biomedical engineering was nominated for the University of Tennessee President’s Award.  The award was established to annually consider the valued and distinctive contributions of employees across the statewide UT systems and, ultimately, to […]

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UTSI SPRING GRADUATION CEREMONY HELD

UTSI SPRING GRADUATION CEREMONY HELD The University of Tennessee Space Institute held a Spring Graduate Reception on May 8 to honor students who had recently received their degrees since Summer 2016. Receiving his Master’s degree in Industrial Engineering in Spring 2017 was Michael Shane Buchanan. Also receiving Master’s degrees this spring were Stefen Albert Lindorfer […]

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UTSI EMPLOYEES RECEIVE SERVICE AWARDS

May 16, 2017 Office of Public Relations news@utsi.edu UTSI EMPLOYEES RECEIVE SERVICE AWARDS Several area residents were recently honored during The University of Tennessee Space Institute’s (UTSI) Service Award Recognition Luncheon. This annual event recognizes faculty and staff as they reach milestones in their employment with the Space Institute. UTSI Executive Director Dr. Mark Whorton, […]

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Jingke Mo Receives Chancellor’s 2017 Citation

May 10, 2017 Office of Public Relations news@utsi.edu Jingke Mo Receives Chancellor’s 2017 Citation Tullahoma, TN — University of Tennessee Space Institute (UTSI) graduate student Jingke Mo was recently awarded the Chancellor’s 2017 citation for “Extraordinary Professional Promise” at the Chancellor’s Honors Banquet held in Knoxville, Tennessee. This honor is awarded to students who demonstrate […]

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UTSI Professor Moeller Receives Wharton Teaching Fellow Award

May 10, 2017 Office of Public Relations news@utsi.edu UTSI Professor Moeller Receives Wharton Teaching Fellow Award TULLAHOMA, Tenn. – Dr. Trevor Moeller, professor at The University of Tennessee Space Institute (UTSI), received the initial Charles and Julie Wharton Teaching Fellow Award (established in 2016) for superior teaching. The award was presented by the Tickle College […]

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Clarke Receives 2017 MABE Outstanding Graduate Student Award

May 4, 2017 Office of Public Relations news@utsi.edu Clarke Receives 2017 MABE Outstanding Graduate Student Award Philip Clarke, doctoral candidate in the Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Biomedical Engineering (MABE) at The University of Tennessee Knoxville, studying on the campus of the Space Institute in Tullahoma, received the 2017 MABE Outstanding Graduate Student Award on […]

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