Dean, Tickle College of Engineering

University of Tennessee
Tennessee, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Mar 08, 2021
Position Type
Administrative, Deans
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

University of Tennessee 

Knoxville, TN


Dean, Tickle College of Engineering


The University of Tennessee, Knoxville (UTK) invites applications and nominations for the position of the Dean of the Tickle College of Engineering. The Dean is the chief academic and administrative officer of the College and reports to the Provost. The dean will hold the Wayne T. Davis Endowed Dean’s Chair. Salary is nationally competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications.


The Search Committee will begin reviewing candidates immediately and will continue until the position is filled.  Priority consideration will be given to materials received by Friday, April 9, 2021.  


Applications should include 1) a detailed CV and 2) a letter of interest that addresses the candidate’s interest in the role, experiences that make the candidate a good fit for the role, and why this is a good time for the candidate to consider this opportunity.  To ensure full consideration, inquiries, nominations, and applications (PDF preferred) should be submitted electronically, in confidence, to:


Paul Chou, Senior Client Partner

Korn Ferry 


The University of Tennessee is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Title IX/Section504/ADA/ADEA institution in the provision o f its education and employment programs and services. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment and admission without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran status, and parental status.