For Pitt Researchers


MEDIA INQUIRES: Faculty members are frequently asked by journalists to discuss their work or comment as experts on various subjects. While there is no requirement for faculty to seek approval or provide notice of such requirements, the University Communications team is available to provide guidance and support as needed, and can be contacted at If you are contacted by a reporter seeking the view of the University, as opposed to your personal view, that call must be referred to University Communications.

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN for OSP VIRTUAL TRAININGS: The Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP) is offering the following Faculty and Staff Development Program (FSDP) virtual workshops this Spring.  Learn more about FSDP and course descriptions, and register here

HIGH-PERFORMANCE COMPUTING WORKSHOPS: Click here to check into several workshops on high-performance computing (HPC), offered by the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center. These workshops educate hundreds of students monthly on a variety of HPC topics, including Big Data, and GPU and parallel programming.

FUNDING: Are you using Pivot to research funding opportunities? To keep pace with growing and evolving research fields, Pivot uses keywords carefully matched to each funding opportunity. This site is updated regularly, so check back often. 

ACADEMIC VISITORS: Have an academic visitor arriving? The University of Pittsburgh welcomes academic visitors to our campuses for educational collaboration, observation, personal study, and research activities. If you have a visitor coming, check this site for guidance and procedures.