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Chris Kilgore


Special Programs Coordinator

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Chris Kilgore, Ph.D., serves as the Special Programs Coordinator for faculty success initiatives at Teaching & Learning Innovation.  He supports TLI activities related to faculty development, helping UT retain and promote a diverse array of talented scholars and teachers with a variety of workshops, working groups, and online resources.

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