Faculty Resources

Pitt faculty hold the keys to global learning, perspectives, research, and partnerships. The University Center for International Studies helps faculty take their research to the world and include the world in courses.  

Here are resources and opportunities to enable faculty to be global influencers.

Diplomacy Lab
Launched in 2013 by Secretary John F. Kerry, the Diplomacy Lab enables the Department of State to "course-source" research and innovation related to foreign policy and global issues by harnessing the efforts of students and faculty at universities across the country. Learn more >
Faculty Funding Opportunities
There’s more than $250,000 available to faculty for international research, travel and conferences. Find out about faculty funding opportunities.  Learn more >
Global Operations Support Services
Our Global Operations Support Manager provides faculty members with guidance and support for the myriad of details inherent in conducting research outside the US or when coordinating international work domestically. Learn more >
Library Collections and Guides
The Hillman Library has resources that span the globe including one of the finest Latin American collections in the US.  Learn more >
Nationality Rooms Program and Intercultural Exchange
Pitt’s 30 Nationality Rooms highlight the cultural history of the city’s immigrant communities. The Intercultural Exchange program fosters international collaborative scholarship. Learn more >
Pitt EnCompass
Browsed by country or category, this resource depicts the scope of Pitt’s international partnerships and student involvement. Select Pitt EnCompass from the My Resources tab of My Pitt. Click in the top right corner to log in.thumb-encompass Learn more >
Study Abroad Program Development
Take your academic expertise on the road by developing or leading a study abroad program. There’s a world of possibilities. Learn more >
UCIS Faculty Survey
From academic scholarship and research to international partner institutions, the Pitt name is recognized worldwide. Complete the Faculty Survey and help grow Pitt’s global prestige. Learn more >