Goals and Objectives

The Office of the Higher Education Resource Officer is committed to making state government work better for Tennessee’s higher education faculty, staff and employees. The Office strives to meet this goal by:

  • Assisting with questions about the operational and financial workings of the higher education systems
  • Responding to questions about the University of Tennessee system and the Tennessee Board of Regents system
  • Assisting informally in resolving matters between faculty, staff and employees and higher education systems and institutions
  • Evaluating higher education policy for the General Assembly