Chancellor Patrick Gallagher

From the Chancellor: Advancing Our Community-Driven Response to Preventing Sexual Misconduct

In a message to the University community, Chancellor Patrick Gallagher writes how community-driven efforts have advanced over the last three months and shares early milestones.
From left: Interim Vice Chancellor for Diversity and Inclusion Katie Pope; Scholar Mentor and Equipoise Co-chair Lesha Greene; Senior Vice Chancellor for Engagement and Secretary of the Board of Trustees Kathy Humphrey; Vice Provost and Dean of Students Kenyon Bonner; and  Steven Jones, special events staff member and Equipoise co-chair.

Kathy Humphrey Honored for Leadership, Commitment to Social Justice

Equipoise honored Senior Vice Chancellor for Engagement and Secretary of the Board of Trustees Kathy Humphrey with its Martin Luther King Jr. Creating a Just Community Award.
Anantha Shekhar

Anantha Shekhar Named Senior Vice Chancellor for Health Sciences, Med School Dean

Anantha Shekhar joins Pitt from Indiana University and is expected to begin the role in June 2020.
The Cathedral of Learning

HR to Talk ‘Shaping the Workplace Environment at Pitt’

Staff members are invited to join Dave DeJong, vice chancellor for human resources, for a special announcement on Tuesday, Dec. 3, in Alumni Hall.
Pam Connelly

Diversity and Inclusion Vice Chancellor Announces Plans to Step Down

Pam Connelly, vice chancellor for diversity and inclusion, announced that after 17 years at Pitt, she plans to return to legal practice, focusing on higher education law, litigation and employment law at a firm in Pittsburgh.

Provost’s Office Hour: Tuesday, Nov. 19

Provost and Senior Vice Chancellor Ann E. Cudd invites faculty, staff and students to share suggestions and feedback.
Rob Rutenbar

For Rob Rutenbar, United Way Educational Efforts Resonate Deeply

A life-changing experience in Peru showed Senior Vice Chancellor for Research Rob Rutenbar the value of service and education in the community. The United Way’s dedication to both resonate with him as this year’s campaign chair.
Cathedral of Learning

Pitt Seed Special Cycle to Fund Projects that Aim to Prevent Sexual Misconduct

This special funding cycle—a rapid-fire investment supported by the Office of the Chancellor—is one of the first steps in creating a foundation for a community-driven response to address the prevention of sexual misconduct on campus.
Chancellor Patrick Gallagher

From the Chancellor: A Community-Driven Response to Preventing Sexual Misconduct

This week, the Association of American Universities (AAU) released findings from a spring 2019 voluntary survey of undergraduate and graduate students on sexual assault and sexual misconduct. Read Chancellor Patrick Gallagher’s letter to the University community about Pitt’s response.
Patrick Gallagher and Jem Spectar

Chancellor’s Annual Report to Trustees Highlights Affordability Initiatives, Academic Feats

At the meeting held at the Johnstown campus, Chancellor Patrick Gallagher presented the University’s annual report, including this past year’s accomplishments related to access and affordability, academic excellence and community impact.