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Company Overview of University of Pittsburgh

Company Overview

University of Pittsburgh is an educational institution that offers undergraduate, graduate, and research programs. It provides courses in business, social sciences, law, medicine, and public affairs. The schools of the university include College of General Studies, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, School of Dental Medicine, School of Biological Sciences, School of Education, School of Dentistry, College of Engineering, Katz Graduate School of Business, Graduate School of Public and International Affairs, College of Arts and Sciences, School of Law, College of Pharmacy, and School of Nursing. University of Pittsburgh was formerly known as The Western University of Pennsylvania an...

Pittsburgh, PA 15260

United States

Founded in 1787



Key Executives for University of Pittsburgh

Chancellor, Chief Executive Officer and Ex-Officio Member
Age: 65
Director of Outreach Services
Age: 54
Director OF Institute of Politics
Director of Cross Cultural Leadership and Development
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

University of Pittsburgh Key Developments

University of Pittsburgh Announces Management Changes

Kathy Humphrey has been appointed senior vice chancellor for engagement and chief of staff at the University of Pittsburgh. Humphrey, who has served as vice provost and dean of students at Pitt for the past nine years, succeed G. Reynolds Clark, who also has held his position for the last nine years. Clark will continue at the university as vice chancellor and special assistant to the chancellor until his retirement this summer. In her new role, Humphrey will concentrate on both internal and external relations with a focus on facilitating business engagement, strategic initiatives and partnerships, and government interaction at all levels, according to the university. Kenyon Bonner, who has served as director of student life for the past 11 years and associate dean of students for the past seven, has been named interim vice provost and dean of students. All appointments are effective immediately.

Bradley J. Franc Appoints Commonwealth Trustee on the University of Pittsburgh Board of Trustees

Bradley J. Franc, has been appointed a Commonwealth Trustee on the University of Pittsburgh Board of Trustees by Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett. Franc has been with Houston Harbaugh for more than 27 years and served as the firm's president and a member of its executive council for more than 15 years. For the past three years, Franc has been named by Pennsylvania Super Lawyers magazine as one of the top attorneys in the Commonwealth, and in 2007 he was selected by Worth magazine as one of the top 100 lawyers in the country. In addition to his new role on Pitt's board, Franc serves on the boards of directors for Global Tax Management, General Carbide Graphite Company, La Roche College, Catalyst Connection, and World President's Organization.

University of Pittsburgh Wins $1.39 Million Federal Contract

University of Pittsburgh won a $1,392,474 federal contract from the U.S. Navy's Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, Fort Detrick, Maryland, for research and development services on Involving Efficacy of Transchromosomic Cattle Derived Anti-Alphavirus Antibody in support of Naval Medical Research Center.

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