List of University of Pittsburgh faculty

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This list of University of Pittsburgh faculty includes instructors, researchers, and administrators of the University of Pittsburgh, a state-related research university located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States.


Arts and entertainment[edit]

Geri Allen is the director of the Jazz Studies Program at Pitt

Business and economics[edit]

Al Roth conducted much of his Nobel Prize winning work in economics while at Pitt

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  • Alvin E. Roth — (faculty 1982-1998) —Nobel Prize winning economist who served Andrew W. Mellon Professor of Economics.[3]
  • Jagdish Sheth — (Katz 1962, 1966; faculty 1973-1974) — internationally recognized business consultant who served as the Albert Frey Professor of Marketing.[4]

History[edit]

Philosophy[edit]

Noted philosophy professor Nicholas Rescher

Politics, law, and activism[edit]

Science, medicine, and technology[edit]

Professor Samuel Pierpont Langley was a leading astronomer, physicist, inventor, aviation pioneer, and also served as the head of the Smithsonian Institution
Jonas Salk and his team of Pitt scientists developed the world's first polio vaccine at the university's Virus Research Lab located in what is now Salk Hall

Other[edit]

Jock Sutherland served both a professor of dentistry and a national championship winning, hall-of-fame football coach at the university

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Blake, Sharon (August 22, 2013). "43rd Annual Pitt Jazz Seminar and Concert Set for November" (Press release). University of Pittsburgh. Retrieved August 26, 2013. 
  2. ^ Norman, Tony (August 25, 2013). "Briefing Books: Lauded poet Terrance Hayes heads to Pitt". Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Retrieved August 25, 2013. 
  3. ^ Chute, Eleanor (October 16, 2012). "Nobel winner Roth has ties to University of Pittsburgh". Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Retrieved August 3, 2013. 
  4. ^ "Dr. Jagdish N. Sheth: Academic & Administrative Positions". Retrieved October 15, 2013. 
  5. ^ Starrett, Agnes Lynch (1937). Through one hundred and fifty years: the University of Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press. p. 86. Retrieved August 1, 2013. 
  6. ^ Starrett, Agnes Lynch (1937). Through One Hundred and Fifty Years: The University of Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press. p. 351. Retrieved October 2, 2013. 
  7. ^ Friedman, Lawrence Jacob (2000). Identity's architect: a biography of Erik H. Erikson. Harvard University Press. p. 253. ISBN 978-0-674-00437-5. Retrieved April 28, 2014. 
  8. ^ Friedman, Lawrence Jacob (2000). Identity's architect: a biography of Erik H. Erikson. Harvard University Press. p. 331-332. ISBN 978-0-674-00437-5. Retrieved April 28, 2014. 
  9. ^ Skloot, Rebecca (March 2001). "An Obsession with Culture". Pitt Magazine (University of Pittsburgh). Retrieved August 27, 2013. 
  10. ^ "Class Notes". Pitt Magazine (University of Pittsburgh). Winter 2010. Retrieved February 23, 2013. 
  11. ^ Starrett, Agnes Lynch (1937). Through one hundred and fifty years: the University of Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press. p. 76. Retrieved August 1, 2013. 
  12. ^ Aug, Mary Ann (April 27, 1976). "Fred Rogers Named Adjunct Professor at Pitt; Donates Archives of Television Program to School" (Press release). University of Pittsburgh Department of News and Publications. Retrieved April 28, 2014.