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

04 Mar
Accelerating Growth Through Third Party Relationships/Contracts

Topics covered in this seminar include: - What are strategic relationships? - Why enter into strategic relationships? - General framework and common...

March 04, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
04 Mar
Start Smart Seminars for Entrepreneurs

Start Smart is a series of legal education seminars for entrepreneurs. It is year-round, free, and open to the public. It is hosted by the University of...

March 04, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Mar
Exempt Studies: IRB 101

Do you currently conduct research that meet one of the federal exempt categories or plan on submitting a new research project that may be exempt? If so,...

March 09, 2021 9:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
17 Mar
Genomic Data Sharing: Words Matter

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

March 17, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
25 Mar
Expedited Studies: IRB 101

This virtual session will provide new researchers with the basic skills to manage a study that will be submitted for expedited review. Attendees will learn...

March 25, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
25 Mar
Hiring and Firing

Learn the ins and outs of staffing a company, including: hiring of employees and/or retaining independent contractors, interns and volunteers, important...

March 25, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
01 Apr
Start Smart: Protecting Your Intellectual Property

Learn how to deal with intellectual property issues, including: - What are copyright, patents, trademarks, and trade secrets - Developing an...

April 01, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Apr
Worst Mistakes Made By Startups

A panel of lawyers will share the ‘horror stories’ of mistakes that startups have made and their consequences. Learn from the mistakes of others so you can...

April 08, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event