Chancellor Gallagher identified Commercial Translation as a strategic focus area in Pitt’s 5-year Plan, “Making a Difference Together”. As a result, the Senior Vice Chancellor for the Health Sciences, Dr. Arthur Levine, has set Commercial Translation as a strategic priority and charged Assistant Vice Chancellor for Commercial Translation in the Health Sciences, Dr. Donald Taylor, with leading these efforts in the Health Sciences in collaboration with stakeholders across campus. The primary purpose of commercial translation is to elevate the core missions of both the university and the respective industry partners who support their commercial translation pathways via funding and research-oriented insights.

The new Office of Corporate Engagement is live!

FIS has been working with the new Office of Corporate Engagement within the Office of the Provost to produce a new website featuring responsive design using WordPress. The website contains information for companies looking to work with the University, research with faculty, or find an expert. It also includes information for students looking for internships, and information for faculty and staff wishing to start a business or start a relationship with a company.

24 Feb 2017

New Website: PEXT

The new Panther Express Travel website is live!

The website showcases the new PantherExpress Travel & Expense Management program which is designed to provide service and savings for University travelers. The program comprises a suite of tools and services aimed at delivering exceptional travel-related services, streamlining the expense reporting process and reducing travel costs. Among these tools and services are Concur, Anthony Travel, and the University Travel Card.

The website will be managed by PantherExpress under Maureen Beal.

Check out our latest website launch!

FIS and the Committee of Research Administration (CoRA) have launched a new website to maintain information and events related to the recertification of research administrators. Features of the website include a calendar of training opportunities and conferences; recertification guidelines and tools; contact information; and the committee charge, members, and objectives.

The site is managed by Jennifer Weaver, Tom Berkhoudt, and Matt Weaver.

Check out our latest website launch!

ir-device-view-002The Office of Institutional Research collects and analyzes information about the University that supports the data-driven decisions of the University’s executive administration, the University community, and external agencies. The Institutional Research’s website exists to provide access to the University’s Factbook, common data sets, and tuition and fees.

The new website is maintained by the Office of Institutional Research and works closely with the CFO.

Check out our latest website launch!

The University hosts visitors from academia, private and public sectors, industry, and government to participate in research, educational and other scholarly activities. The Academic & Research Visitors website exists to provide assistance to visitors before and during their stay as well as assistance to University faculty and staff when bringing short and long term visitors to campus.

The new website is maintained by the Office of Export Controls and works closely with associated departments and groups.

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Our latest project has just been completed!

The Global Operations Support website exists to provide guidance and support to faculty and staff who will be either conducting work outside the United States or are coordinating international work domestically on behalf of the University. You will find information on travel, conducting research, business processes, international payment information and inter-institutional collaborative efforts.

The new Global Operations Support Manager is under the University Center for International Studies and works closely with associated departments and groups.

URL: www.globaloperations.pitt.edu

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Our latest project has just been completed! PR Website 2

The Policy Review Committee for Patents, Copyright and Conflict of Interest is charged with reviewing and rewriting the University’s policies on patents, copyright, and conflict of interest to be aligned and supportive of improving the ability of our faculty to work productively with external partners and effectively translate research and scholarship in ways that will support the University’s shared goal of enhancing the beneficial impact of our work on society. The committee is committed to actively engaging the Pitt community in the policy review process and encourages continual feedback and suggestions.

This website functions as a portal for faculty, staff, and students to learn information about these policies, to stay up-to-date with the activities and progress of the committee, and to provide input into these policy changes.

URL: www.policyreview.pitt.edu

 

Our latest project has just been completed! The E-Business Resource Group works with the University of Pittsburgh’s Schools, Departments, Centers, and other internal groups to enable them to accept credit card payments for products and services.

These University of Pittsburgh Merchants are required to accept payment cards in a safe, secure manner that complies with the Payment Card Industry’s (PCI) requirements for safeguarding cardholder account numbers and other sensitive data, and complies with applicable University policies, Federal and State law.

URL: ebusiness.pitt.edu

 

 


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