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Chris Kilgore


Associate Director for the Scholarship of Teaching & Learning

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Chris Kilgore, Ph.D., serves as the Associate Director for the Scholarship of Teaching & Learning (SoTL) within Teaching & Learning Innovation.  He leads TLI’s Scholarship of Teaching & Learning programming and resource development, as well as the unit’s work to meet the needs of non-tenure track faculty, and programming that fosters connection and professional networking for faculty.

Kilgore earned a Ph.D. in English at the University of Tennessee in 2010, and spent eight years providing writing support for students and faculty, and studying writing support initiatives and narrative theory, at the University of Texas at Arlington, returning to TLI at UT in 2019.  He also holds an M.F.A. in creative writing (fiction) from Saint Mary’s College of California, and a B.A. in English from Whitman College.

Contact: ckilgor4@utk.edu