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Supply Chain Management Job & Internship Fair

On September 26th, from 3:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m., the Supply Chain Management Job and Internship Fair will be taking place at the Thompson-Boling Arena.The Supply Chain Management Job & Internship Fair is only held during the Fall semester and brings in employers and organizations that are looking for Supply Chain Management and Industrial Engineering students.

This fair is targeted to students majoring in Supply Chain Management and related majors, including Marketing, Business Analytics, Industrial and Mechanical Engineering.

OIT Grant Opportunity for GTAs

OIT offers a grant opportunity for Graduate Teaching Associates (GTA). The grant is awarded for the enhancement of a course by utilizing OIT-supported technologies and innovative instructional strategies in the redesign of a course or course component to be delivered via the web. To qualify for this grant, the GTA must be the instructor of record for a course that will be offered in spring or summer of 2018.

The grant includes a monetary award to be used for travel and/or professional development. It also includes training and one-on-one consultation provided by OIT instructional design specialists in the following areas: course design, universal design for learning, classroom technology, Canvas and Zoom features, e.g. content delivery, communication, student engagement, and assessment.

View the submission process online at GTA@OIT.

Looking For A Job Or Internship In Engineering/STEM? If So, Don’t Miss This Opportunity

If you are currently or will soon be on the job market in the Engineering/STEM fields then you will want to attend this job fair.

The Engineering and STEM Job & Internship Fair brings in private and public sector employers and organizations seeking Engineering and STEM majors.

This event is targeted to students in the following majors/areas:

  • All Engineering
  • Hard Sciences – Like Biology, Chemistry, Physics, etc.
  • Technology focused areas
  • Mathematics

The Job fair will be on September 25th, from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Thompson-Boling Arena.

Accessibility Workshops in OIT for September

This fall, the Office of Information Technology is offering workshops to provide accessibility guidance in preparing your class materials. The September schedule is:

  • Using UDL to Design Quality Courses in Canvas—9/15 10:10-11:25 a.m. in Greve 520
  • Creating Accessible Documents with MS Office 2016—9/18 1:25–3:25 p.m. in Greve 520
  • Creating Accessible One-Shot Videos—9/21 1:00–2:30 p.m. in Greve 520

For more details, full semester schedule, and registration, visit workshop.utk.edu.

From Proposal To Award: The Life Cycle Of UT-Battelle

On Thursday September 21 Sarah Gonzalez, Sponsored Programs Coordinator and Shannon Spencer, Sponsored Programs Administrator will give a talk on the life cycle of UT-Battelle.

UT‐Battelle, LLC, was established in 2000 as a private not‐for‐profit company for the sole purpose of managing and operating the Oak Ridge National Laboratory for the U.S. Department of Energy. UT-Battelle was formed as a 50-50 partnership between the University of Tennessee and Battelle Memorial Institute.

This session, which will be from 10:30 am–11:30 am in A004 Blount Hall, will discuss the life-cycle of a UT-Battelle award from the initial proposal conversations to the award being entered into Cayuse SP. We will discuss best practices and common pitfalls

Contact Sarah Gonsalez (sarahgo@utk.edu) or Shannon Spencer (sstewa16@utk.edu) with any questions and visit the Office of Research & Engagement for more details and to register. 

Reminder: UT Libraries Endnote Workshop

The Graduate School would like to remind you that the UT Libraries is hosting a class on using Endnote, for organizing your citations. There are two classes offered, September 12 (11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.) and September 15 (2:30 p.m.–4:00 p.m.). Both classes will take place in Hodges Library, room 127. For more information go to libguides.utk.edu/endnote, and register by sending email to endnote@utk.edu.

Graduate Student Worker Position for the Haslam Scholars Program

The Haslam Scholars Program seeks to hire a one-half time (20 hours/week) Graduate Student Worker to assist in the coordination of The Haslam Scholars Program for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Given the urgent need for the position, the position would start immediately and preference will be given to candidates who apply as soon as possible.

The successful candidate must:

  • Be a student enrolled in a graduate program at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Make reasonable progress towards their graduate degree program requirements
  • Demonstrate time management skills to work on several projects simultaneously
  • Communicate effectively

To apply, please submit a cover letter and CV to sturne31@utk.edu. Preference will be given to candidates who apply early, and the review of applications will start immediately. Get more information about this position.

Graduate Assistant/Tutor Position for the Haslam Scholars Program

Please note that this position has been filled. The Haslam Scholars Program seeks to hire a one-half time (20 hours/week) Teaching Assistant/Tutor for the remaining weeks in the fall 2017 semester for a 200-level course required for all 1st year Haslam Scholars.

Given the urgent need for the position, the position would start immediately and preference will be given to candidates who apply as soon as possible.

The successful candidate must:

  • Be a student enrolled in a graduate program at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Make reasonable progress towards their graduate degree program requirements
  • Demonstrate time management skills to work on several projects simultaneously
  • Have strong oral and written communication skills

To apply, please submit a cover letter and CV to sturne31@utk.edu. Preference will be given to candidates who apply early, and the review of applications will start immediately. Get more information about this position.

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