Supowitz named chancellor’s deputy chief of staff for special projects

Paul Supowitz, vice chancellor for Community and Governmental Relations, will transition into a new role in the Office of the Chancellor. As deputy chief of staff for special projects, he will focus on University priorities that sit at the intersection of economic and community development, civic partnerships and other external initiatives.

Supowitz joined Pitt in 2002 and has worked with lawmakers, leaders and neighbors in Pittsburgh, Harrisburg and beyond to advance the University’s mission. He will continue serving as vice chancellor until a replacement is named.