Wheeley Award Overview

The B. Otto and Kathleen Wheeley Award is given to a University of Tennessee faculty member, graduate student, medical and/or pharmacy resident, or post-doc who excels in the commercialization of university-based research results. The B. Otto and Kathleen Wheeley Foundation provides the award stipend, through an endowment fund which was established in 1989. The award… Read More

UTRF Inventor Spotlight: Dr. Ky Pohler

Dr. Ky Pohler is a reproductive physiologist and assistant professor in the Department of Animal Science at the University of Tennessee Institute for Agriculture (UTIA). Dr. Pohler joined the university in 2015 after receiving his Ph.D. in Animal Science from the University of Missouri. His primary research focus lies in gaining a better understanding of… Read More