Office of the Provost

Faculty Awards

The University of Pittsburgh strives to recognize the efforts and achievements of its faculty. The Provost's Award for Excellence in Mentoring, the Chancellor's Distinguished Awards for Reseach, Public Service and Teaching, and the Innovation in Education Awards all promote excellence and innovation across the breadth of the University's faculty.

2018 Provost’s Award for Excellence in Mentoring
The Provost's Award for Excellence in Mentoring annually recognizes outstanding mentoring of graduate students seeking a research doctorate degree.

2018 Chancellor’s Distinguished Public Service Award
The Chancellor's Distinguished Public Service Award annually recognizes outstanding public service contributions by members of the University of Pittsburgh's faculty.

2018 Chancellor’s Distinguished Research Award
The Chancellor's Distinguished Research Award annually recognizes outstanding scholarly accomplishements of members of the University of PIttsburgh's faculty.

2018 Chancellor’s Distinguished Teaching Award
The Chancellor’s Distinguished Teaching Award recongnizes teaching excellence by members of the University of Pittsburgh’s faculty.

Innovation in Education Awards
In support of its ongoing mission to further strengthen the role of teaching at the University of PIttsburgh, the Provost's Advisory Council on Instructional Exellence annually invites proposals from University faculty for projects that enhance teaching at Pitt and foster new instructional approaches that represent advances over existsing methods.