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Office of the Dean

The Office of the Dean directs all administrative and academic activities of the Tickle College of Engineering.

Lynne Parker was appointed interim dean of the Tickle College of Engineering on May 7, 2018 and is also a tenured professor in the Min H. Kao Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. Parker also serves as the associate dean for faculty affairs and engagement.


Lynne Parker

Lynne Parker
Interim Dean
Email: tce@utk.edu


Leah Buffington

Leah Buffington
Special Programs Coordinator
Office: 219A Perkins Hall
Phone: 865-974-7636
Email: lbuffing@utk.edu

Carrie Zitzman

Carrie Zitzman
Administrative Specialist III
Office: 124 Perkins Hall
Phone: 865-974-7637
Email: carriez@utk.edu



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