Speaking Engagements

If you are interested in having Chancellor Gallagher speak at your next event:

  • Contact the chancellor’s office to place a speaking request. The Office of the Chancellor does not consider requests placed less than three weeks before a scheduled event.    
  • Once the office has confirmed his participation, fill out the remarks request form.

Biography for Introducing the Chancellor at an Event

As the University of Pittsburgh’s 18th chancellor, Patrick Gallagher works to advance Pitt's legacy of academic excellence, collaboration and research innovation. In this role, he oversees a community of more than 34,000 students and 13,000 faculty and staff members across five distinct campuses.

Chancellor Gallagher holds a bachelor’s degree in physics and philosophy from Benedictine College in Kansas and a PhD in physics from the University of Pittsburgh.

Official Portrait

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