College of Law

Dean’s Office

The Office of the Dean provides administrative support to the dean and associate dean for academic affairs, working closely with the college’s students, faculty, and alumni, as well as other academic departments and the central administration of the university, members of the bar, the judiciary, elected officials at the local, state, and national level, professional organizations, news media, and the general public.

Office Leadership and Staff

Melanie D. Wilson

Teri Dobbins Baxter
Associate Dean for Faculty Development

Alex Long
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

Katrice Morgan
Assistant Dean for Student Affairs

Jennifer Ownby
Executive Assistant to the Dean

LaVaun Browder
Administrative Services Assistant


Office of the Dean
University of Tennessee College of Law
1505 W. Cumberland Ave.
Knoxville, Tennessee 37996-1810
Phone: 865-974-2521
Fax: 865-974-6595