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Academic Profile

Getting Started

Basic data from “authoritative” sources at UTK has been fed into UTK Elements. Since this is source data, it is locked from editing by the end user.

Other sections of the User profile can be manually added/edited in “Edit profile”

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The Profile header shows the primary rank appointment of each faculty member, email and phone number.

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Rank Appointment

Your rank appointment and email comes from IRIS.  They cannot be edited within Elements.  You can add an additional email address by clicking on the Edit Profile button.

You may wish to add an “Overview” narrative. This section is visible by other UTK faculty when they search for a colleague.  This section could be useful in facilitating collaborations among faculty at UTK.


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Academic Appointments and Non-Academic Appointments

You can manually add your appointments.


Degrees, Certifications, Post-Graduate Training

You can add/edit certifications to these


You can manually add/edit languages and include competencies of: can read, can write, can speak, can understand spoken, can peer review.

Mailing addresses

You can manually add your mailing addresses.

Web addresses

You can manually add/edit your web addresses.