UTRF Welcomes Connor Perryman

In January 2022, the University of Tennessee Research Foundation welcomed new team member Connor Perryman. Perryman, a recent doctoral graduate from UT, joins UTRF as its newest Assistant Technology Manager, where he will work with innovators from UT-Knoxville. Perryman, a Tennessee native, graduated from UT with his Ph.D. in polymer chemistry in December 2021. His… Read More

UTRF and S&J Nanochemicals execute license agreement to advance sustainable nanoparticle fertilizer

Partnership emphasizes UTC’s commitment to supporting innovation and commercialization efforts The University of Tennessee Research Foundation (UTRF) has executed a license agreement with S&J Nanochemicals, an agri-tech startup based on technology developed at UT Chattanooga (UTC). This license agreement highlights UTC’s strong commitment to bringing university innovation out of the lab and into the market.… Read More

UTRF Welcomes Gabriela Miu Kropaczek and Caitlin Gaddis

Two new team members recently joined the University of Tennessee Research Foundation. UTRF is happy to welcome Gabriela Miu Kropaczek as an Assistant Technology Manager and Caitlin Gaddis as the new Marketing Coordinator. Both bring a wealth of experience and enthusiasm to their respective roles. Born in Romania but raised in Sweden, Kropaczek earned her… Read More