UTK doctoral student’s relationship with UTRF inventors spans three decades

  Lee Shippy prides himself on his network and keeping in touch with colleagues and mentors who helped shape his career, including two advisors from his master’s degree at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Today, Shippy is pursuing his PhD while working for Consolidated Nuclear Security at the Y-12 National Security Complex, and continues to… Read More

Remembering the Legacy of Dr. Carmen Lozzio

The University of Tennessee Research Foundation (UTRF) was privileged to work with the late distinguished geneticist Dr. Carmen B. Lozzio MD, FACMG, who had an extraordinary career in genetics research, including extensive study of the K-562 cell line. She first joined the University of Tennessee (UT) in 1965 as a Research Associate at the UT Memorial Research… Read More

We’re Hiring! UTRF Vice President (Memphis, TN)

The UT Research Foundation (UTRF) invites applications for a Vice President located on the campus of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis. The University of Tennessee Research Foundation is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization that promotes the commercialization of UT intellectual property, encourages an entrepreneurial culture, contributes to state and regional economic development, and promotes research and education… Read More