We are proud of our long tradition of research and clinical excellence and the commitment of our world-class faculty members to mentoring the next generation of physicians and scientists. Faculty Resources and Support. Faculty Resources and Support. 

Faculty Affairs

Responsible for issues relating to School of Medicine faculty, including the development and interpretation of policies and procedures; recruitment, promotion, and tenure; faculty and chair orientation, counseling, and mediation; faculty development and governance; grievance and appeal procedures; and contractual, compensation, and legal issues, and more.

Research, Health Sciences

Offers support services, including assistance in developing competitive grant applications, for investigators throughout the Graduate School of Public Health, the School of Dental Medicine, the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, the School of Medicine, the School of Nursing, and the School of Pharmacy.

Clinical Research, Health Sciences

Facilitates the process of clinical research, promotes its value, and fosters communication among the various entities engaged in its conduct. The Office of Clinical Research promotes clinical research at the University of Pittsburgh and its affiliated institutions by providing research-related resources for volunteers, sponsors, investigators and research staff.

Faculty Information System (Elements)

The University's Faculty Information System (Elements) provides a single point of organization, presentation, and reporting of scholarly and research activities. From publications and research data to grants, teaching and professional activities, Elements can be used to collect, understand, and showcase scholarly activities while making the data available for repurpose and reuse. Elements reduces the time and effort spent managing information about your research publications by automatically harvesting information from an extensive range of academic and scientific data sources. Research and professional activities, bibliographic data, and evidence of impact are combined in a single point of organization, presentation, and reporting. Integration with other campus systems provides the ability to promote and connect your scholarship and impact to others in the University community. 

Academy of Distinguished Medical Educators

Recognizes and rewards excellence in education, advances education through innovation and professional development of faculty, and supports and promotes educational scholarship.