Office of the Provost


Research is the foundation of a successful learning environment for faculty and students. Through research, the University fulfills its responsibility to advance the state of knowledge, creative endeavors, and the practice of professions that serve a diverse society.

The outstanding quality of and breadth of involvement in our research efforts are hallmarks of the University of Pittsburgh. Both graduate and undergraduate students are encouraged to be involved with faculty in meaningful research experiences. In federally-sponsored and foundation-supported research, Pitt ranks near the top nationally with over half a billion dollars in sponsored project support.


Research, Vice Provost Mark S. Redfern

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Office of Research

University Library System

Office of Technology Management

Undergraduate Research

International & Global Research and Education

Annual Research Overview

Excellence in Research

Pitt Electronic Theses & Dissertations

Community of Science: Faculty Research Expertise

Research Review

Undergraduate Research Profiles

Technology Commercialization

University of Pittsburgh Press

Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center

Community Outreach Partnership Center

Distinguished Research Awards

HIPAA/IRB Resources

AAU Statement on Animal Research

Guidelines for Responsible Conduct of Research

Conflict of Interest Disclosures 2013

University Research Council

Schools and Centers

Centers, Institutes, Laboratories and Clinics

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