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The UT Knoxville Experts Guide is a directory of selected faculty who are available to provide quotes, background information, and comments on a wide variety of topics.


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Courtney Childers

Courtney Childers on Social Media Trends

Courtney is monitoring the online conversation around coronavirus including the social media chatter around its impact on public health and misinformation about the virus.

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Marianne Wanamaker

Marianne Wanamaker on Workforce Impact

Marianne can discuss the impact of closures and prolonged self-isolation on the US workforce.

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Bill Fox

Bill Fox on Economic Impact of Outbreak

Bill can discuss the potential economic issues the economy faces if coronavirus becomes an epidemic.

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Shay Scott

Shay Scott on Supply Chain Under Stress

Shay can discuss how the ongoing coronavirus outbreak affects global supply chains and international business.

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Ted Stank

Ted Stank on Supply Chain Under Stress

Ted can discuss the strategic implications and performance benefits of supply chain management best practices, especially during times of disruption.

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Kelsey Ellis

Kelsey Ellis on Tornadoes

Kelsey is a climatology and meteorology professor who studies how people receive and respond to tornado warnings in their communities, especially at night.

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