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Audrey J. Murrell

Audrey J. Murrell to Serve as Acting Dean of the University Honors College

Widely recognized for her work and leadership, Audrey J. Murrell has most recently served as associate dean of the College of Business Administration and director of the David Berg Center for Ethics and Leadership.
Robert G. Gregerson

New President Named for Pitt–Greensburg

Robert G. Gregerson, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences and senior advisor to the provost at Florida Gulf Coast University, has been named president of the University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg, effective July 1, 2019.
Mark Henderson

Pitt Announces New Chief Information Officer

Chancellor Patrick Gallagher has named Mark D. Henderson chief information officer and vice chancellor. He will start in this position in early June.

Pitt Day in Harrisburg: The Stories Behind the Impact

On Tuesday, March 26, a group of nearly 325 Pitt students, faculty, staff and alumni traveled to the state Capitol. Their mission was simple: to meet with lawmakers and share their stories to make the University’s impact on the commonwealth personal.
Geovette Washington

Geovette Washington, Women's Leadership Council Strive 'To Make Lives Better'

Pitt’s senior vice chancellor and chief legal officer said that the United Way provides her with a way to become more involved and deepen her impact, especially with mentoring and creating a community for young women, at the University and the city of Pittsburgh.
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Questions and Answers: Search for Health Sciences SVC, Dean of Med School

The formation of the search committee for a senior vice chancellor for the health sciences and John and Gertrude Petersen Dean of the School of Medicine is underway. Read more about the search process and how you can participate.
Large group of graduates at commencement

Groundbreaking Program Will Support Students With Financial Need

The Pitt Success Pell Match Program will leverage the power of the U.S. Department of Education’s Pell Grant program by matching these federal funds, dollar for dollar, up to the cost of attendance for eligible students across all five of Pitt’s campuses.

Pitt–Greensburg President Search Invites Nominations

Interested parties are invited to review the position profile on the search website.
Tom Hitter

New Policy Governance Process Aims for Clarity, Efficiency

A new process from the Office of Policy Development and Management aims to make establishing and revising Pitt policies more effective, consistent and transparent.

Chancellor Emeritus Nordenberg to Direct Thornburgh Forum Within Institute of Politics

The Dick Thornburgh Forum for Law & Public Policy will continue its mission of fostering public education and civic action on important public policy issues under the stewardship of Chancellor Emeritus Mark Nordenberg and the University of Pittsburgh Institute of Politics.