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Office Hours

Many TCE units within Perkins Hall are operating remotely or with a mix of in-person and remote staffing. The best way to contact someone at this time may be virtually. Check out the office hours below for the best way to get in touch.


Office of the Dean (124 Perkins Hall)
Assoc. Dean for Facilities & Research (121 Perkins Hall)

Office Hours: M–F, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Email: carriez@utk.edu
Phone: 865-974-5321

Academic & Student Affairs
(101 Perkins Hall)

Office Hours: No in-office hours.
Email: klowe@utk.edu
Phone: 865-974-2454

Communications
(114 Perkins Hall)

Office Hours: No in-office hours.
Email: engrcomm@utk.edu

Computer Lab (208 Perkins Hall)
& Study Room (108 Perkins Hall)

Hours: Open for student use M–F, 9 a.m.–7 p.m.

Cook Grand Challenge Honors Program
(308 Perkins Hall)

Office Hours: Open Tuesdays and Thursdays, 8:30 a.m.–1 p.m. and 2–4:30 p.m.; Wednesdays 8:30 a.m.–noon.
Email: jgreen61@utk.edu
Phone: 865-974-8983

Use the email above to schedule a Zoom call or to contact staff. Students enrolled in EF157 will receive their instructor’s contact info via CANVAS.

Engineering Advising Office
(316A Perkins Hall)

Office Hours: All advisors are working remotely until further notice. All advising appointments will take place via Zoom. Schedule an appointment through Vol Academic Connect (at MyUTK.utk.edu).
Email: engradvising@utk.edu
Phone: 865-974-4008 (If you leave a voicemail, include your name, student ID, phone number, email, and reason for calling. Someone will be in touch as soon as possible.)

Find your specific advisor.

Engineering Diversity Programs
(301 Perkins Hall)

Office Hours: No in-person office hours.
Email: odp@utk.edu
Phone: 865-974-0625

Schedule a virtual appointment.

Engage Engineering Fundamentals
(207C Perkins Hall)

Office Hours: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Email: mcopley@utk.edu
Phone: 865-974-9810.

Engineering Professional Practice
(110 Perkins Hall)

Office Hours: M–Th: 9 a.m.–4 p.m., Fri: 9 a.m.–noon.
Email: coop@utk.edu
Phone: 865-974-5323

Engineering Research Office
(121 Perkins Hall)

Office Hours: No office hours.
Email: jhuskey4@utk.edu

Faculty Affairs & Engagement

Office Hours: Appointment by Zoom only.
Email: abenson9@utk.edu
Phone: 865-974-5321

Finance & Administrative Affairs
(219 Perkins Hall)

Office Hours: No office hours. Contact by email only.
Accounts Payable/Purchasing/Contracts: tceap@utk.edu
Events: lbuffing@utk.edu
HR/Payroll: tcehr@utk.edu

Innovation & Collaboration Studio
(Perkins Hall S001—Basement)

Office Hours: M–F 9 a.m.–4 p.m..
Email: tomics@utk.edu
Phone: 865-310-3657 and leave a voicemail.

If you need urgent attention, call twice back-to-back. Visit tiny.utk.edu/bookICS to schedule an in-person appointment. Email tomics@utk.edu before stopping by to ensure someone is available.

Heath Integrated Business and Engineering Program
(311 Perkins Hall)

Office Hours: By appointment only.
Email: integrate@utk.edu
Phone: 865-974-5060

Call to request an appointment or speak to someone, or schedule a meeting here. Visit integrate.utk.edu or find Heath IBEP on CANVAS for on-campus staff schedules.

Integrated Engineering Design
(201 Perkins Hall)

Office Hours: No office hours.
Email: stanfill@utk.edu
Phone: 865-974-9806

Make a booking to meet virtually at tiny.utk.edu/BookStanfill.

IT Support

Office Hours: By appointment only.
Email: coedean@utk.edu


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