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UT Trusteeship, Executive and Compensation Committees to Meet May 13 in Nashville

May 06, 2010

KNOXVILLE –- The University of Tennessee Board of Trustees' Trusteeship Committee and Executive and Compensation Committee will meet Thursday, May 13, in Nashville.

The Trusteeship Committee will meet at 9 a.m. CDT, and the Executive and Compensation Committee will meet at 12:30 p.m. CDT. Both meetings will be held at the offices of Bradley, Arant, Boult, Cummings, 1600 Division St., Suite 700.

Trusteeship Committee agenda items include:

  • Changing the title of vice president for agriculture to chancellor
  • Revising the responsibilities of the president with respect to intercollegiate athletics
  • Extending the term of committee and committee chair appointments
  • Revised organizational chart for the system administration

Executive and Compensation Committee agenda items include:

  • Selecting a presidential search firm
  • Recommending a compensation package for the next president
  • Granting of tenure to UT Knoxville faculty under expedited procedures
  • Recommending a resolution appointing a managerial group for U.S. government contracts
  • Planning for annual meeting of the board and recommending dates for 2011 regular board meetings

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Gina Stafford, (865) 974-0741,
Elizabeth Davis, (865) 974-5179,