Connor Perryman, Ph.D., 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 PhD 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.