Connor Perryman is an assistant technology manager in the Knoxville office, where he focuses on the commercialization of technologies developed from inventors in the College of Engineering and other STEM-based departments at the University of Tennessee Knoxville. Prior to joining UTRF, Connor was a Graduate Research Assistant in the research group of Dr. Mark Dadmun, located at the Cherokee Farms campus laboratories at the UT Institute for Advanced Materials and Manufacturing (IAMM). Connor has a B.S. in General Chemistry from Austin Peay State University and a Ph.D. from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Connor’s dissertation research focused on the underlying polymer physics and chemistry of Fused Filament Fabrication based Additive Manufacturing.