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Implementation Profile for University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Submitted on October 18, 2007; last updated on January 30, 2014

Institution Information

Commitment Type Carbon
Basic Carnegie Classification Doctorate Granting
Control Public
Location Knoxville, TN
Community Setting Mid-size city
USDOE Climate Zone 4
Current President or Chancellor's Name Jimmy G Cheek
Current President or Chancellor's Title Chancellor
Main Website
Sustainability Website
Additional Urls No information provided

Implementation Structure

Implementation Liaison's Name Preston Jacobsen
Implementation Liaison's Title Sustainability Manager
Implementation Liaison's Department Facilities Services
Institutional Format Task Force
Number of Individuals in Structure 21+
Stakeholder Groups Represented Faculty, Students, Executive, Staff
Description Chancellor Crabtree established the campus Sustainability Task Force in the fall of 2007. This task force, reporting to the Chancellor, oversees the three subcommittees responsible for implementation of ACUPCC and other campus environmental initiatives. The subcommittees of the task force include 1) Campus Environment 2) Implementation 3) Curriculum/Education. The ACUPCC Liaison also reports directly to the Chancellor regarding strategy and implementation issues. The structure developed to meet the goals of ACUPCC has been designed to include strong academic and facilities partnerships.
Committees and Groups with whom Institution coordinates No information provided