Pitt Research

Pitt Research couples the research efforts of faculty and students to funding agencies, corporate sponsors, other institutions, and government entities, and assures integrity, compliance, and excellence. Rob Rutenbar, the Senior Vice Chancellor for Research, provides strategic vision, leadership, and partnership expertise that helps University of Pittsburgh faculty and students advance their world-class research, scholarship, and innovation.

Upcoming Events

17 Feb

Are you planning on conducting research internationally? Join us to learn about the tips, tools, and where to find the necessary resources. This workshop...

February 17, 2020 10:00 a.m.
18 Feb
Start Smart: Protecting Your Intellectual Property

Join top IP lawyers for an interactive seminar and workshop on how to protect your intellectual property rights; how to handle intellectual property created...

February 18, 2020 5:00 p.m.
19 Feb

Overseeing a research study can be challenging, especially if you are new to the research environment. This workshop will provide an overview of the various...

February 19, 2020 9:00 a.m.
21 Feb
Second Step:  Developing A Business Plan

Most financing options require a solid business plan. Learn all you need to know about operational and production planning, conducting market research and...

February 21, 2020 7:30 a.m.
25 Feb
Genomic Data Sharing: Words Matter

This session will provide researchers with basic information about the NIH Genomic Data Sharing policy and language that should be included in their consent...

February 25, 2020 12:00 p.m.
04 Mar
What Researchers Need to Know about Export Controls

When most of us think of the term “export” we think of shipping or taking physical items across a border, but did you know that an export can occur inside...

06 Mar
First Step: Mechanics of Starting a Small Business

Thinking of starting a small business? Begin exploring the size of your market and what marketing tools you'll need to attract customers, learn about...

March 06, 2020
12 Mar
Women Business Enterprise Event

A Free Women Business Enterprise Event. Join us for 3 valuable sessions discussing: Government Contracting OpportunitiesBusiness Owner Health: Take Care...

March 12, 2020 8:00 a.m.
12 Mar
Preparation for Prosperity

A Free women Business Enterprise Event. Join us for 3 valuable topics discussing: Government Contracting Opportuniites; Business OwnerHhealth: Take Care of...

12 Mar
American Heart Association Funding Opportunity

The American Heart Association is the largest non-governmental, non-profit funder of cardiovascular and cerebrovascular research in the US. AHA recently...

19 Mar
Start Smart: Top Ten Mistakes Startups Make

Learn from a panel of lawyers and clients about how you can avoid making the top 10 startup mistakes. Please register in advance, Dinner is provided.

March 19, 2020 5:00 p.m.
26 Mar
Randall Family Big Idea Competition Awards Ceremony

Celebrate with us as the final participants in the Randall Family Big Idea Competition are awarded $100,000 for their big idea! The competition is an...

March 26, 2020 4:00 p.m.