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

I would like to introduce the University of Pittsburgh’s 18th chancellor, Pat Gallagher. He oversees a community of nearly 34,000 students and more than 14,000 faculty and staff members across five distinct campuses, all working to advance Pitt’s legacy of academic excellence, community service and research innovation.

Chancellor Gallagher holds a bachelor’s degree in physics and philosophy from Benedictine College in Kansas and a Ph.D. in physics from Pitt.

Please welcome … Pat Gallagher.

Official Portrait

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