• Marques Redd

    Advising, Coaching, & Mentoring

    The Senior Director of Graduate Advising and Engagement for the Humanities helps Ph.D. students in the humanities at the University of Pittsburgh flourish during graduate

  • Alyssa Quintanilla

    Student Spotlight: Alyssa Quintanilla

    Scholar, digital artist, activist, and recent Ph.D., Alyssa Quintanilla (English) used her experience in the field as an inaugural Humanities Engage Immersive

  • Samuel Boateng

    Student Spotlight: Samuel Boateng

    Samuel Boateng (Music), an inaugural Humanities Engage Immersive Dissertation Research Fellow, Ghanaian pianist, composer, and scholar, uses community-facing research

  • Humanists of Impact: Advocacy

    Humanities Ph.D. students discuss how they used their advanced research and communication skills in collaboration with a range of advocacy organizations.

  • Felipe Castañeda

    Student Spotlight: Felipe Castañeda

    Hispanic Languages and Literatures PhD student Felipe Castañeda’s research helped RefocusED, a nonprofit organization engaged in cutting-edge research on education, to develop

  • Rebecca Giordano

    Student Spotlight: Rebecca Giordano

    Through collaborative digital curriculum design, Rebecca Giordano (History of Art and Architecture) challenged students to think about art in the Black Lives Matter era, while

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    Meet the staff, Steering Committee, Advisory Board, and departmental Career Diversity Champions

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  • Marques Redd

    Advising, Coaching, & Mentoring

    The Senior Director of Graduate Advising and Engagement for the Humanities helps Ph.D. students in the humanities at the University of Pittsburgh flourish during graduate school and move confidently into meaningful professional roles afterwards. 

  • Alyssa Quintanilla

    Student Spotlight: Alyssa Quintanilla

    Scholar, digital artist, activist, and recent Ph.D., Alyssa Quintanilla (English) used her experience in the field as an inaugural Humanities Engage Immersive Dissertation Research Fellow to create a digital memorial as part of her dissertation, find her own voice in her writing, and successfully launch her career.

  • Samuel Boateng

    Student Spotlight: Samuel Boateng

    Samuel Boateng (Music), an inaugural Humanities Engage Immersive Dissertation Research Fellow, Ghanaian pianist, composer, and scholar, uses community-facing research into the stories of African Jazz musicians to expand canonical jazz history and create a documentary film.

  • Humanists of Impact: Advocacy

    Humanities Ph.D. students discuss how they used their advanced research and communication skills in collaboration with a range of advocacy organizations.

  • Felipe Castañeda

    Student Spotlight: Felipe Castañeda

    Hispanic Languages and Literatures PhD student Felipe Castañeda’s research helped RefocusED, a nonprofit organization engaged in cutting-edge research on education, to develop an action plan to alleviate discriminatory practices exacerbated by COVID-19.

  • Rebecca Giordano

    Student Spotlight: Rebecca Giordano

    Through collaborative digital curriculum design, Rebecca Giordano (History of Art and Architecture) challenged students to think about art in the Black Lives Matter era, while simulating real-world museum work

  • view of oakland campus and Cathedral of learning
  • students walking on Pitt campus

    People

    Meet the staff, Steering Committee, Advisory Board, and departmental Career Diversity Champions