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The Service-Learning initiative is housed within Teaching & Learning Innovation (TLI), a unit within Academic Affairs that advances the Volunteer Experience through programs, services, and partnerships that support faculty and enrich student learning at the University of Tennessee.

TLI has a team of staff and graduate research assistants dedicated to assisting faculty with a variety of teaching and learning needs. Members of the TLI team tasked with assisting faculty, community partners and students for service-learning opportunities are as follows:

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Shikhank Sharma
Faculty Consultant for Service-Learning
Teaching & Learning Innovation

Master of Arts, International Development, School of International Training

Bachelor of Science, Earth Systems, Environment & Society, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign