The virtual water impact of the US beef network

Pitt researchers develop a framework to understand water use in beef supply chains from production to consumption

Creating an equal workplace for future generations — over brunch

Women’s+ Networking Conference provides young engineers the opportunity to connect, engage with the professional community

Preparing Pitt undergraduates for Industry 4.0

The University of Pittsburgh is introducing a new interdisciplinary certificate grounded in data analytics

Robot “Bugs” That Can Go Just About Anywhere

Pitt Engineers Create Insect-Inspired Robots That Can Monitor Hard-to-Reach Spots

100 Years of Industrial Engineering at Pitt

A look back at the beginnings, impact, and future of one of the first IE departments in the world

Meet Your Social Media Mediator: Artificial Intelligence

Algorithms led us into echo chambers online. A Pitt engineer shows how they can also help get us out.

New $3 million National Science Foundation center aims to connect materials data science research to industry

Case Western Reserve, University of Pittsburgh launch MDS-Rely Center to make industrial materials more reliable and develop skilled manufacturing workforce

Finding the Fountain of Youth for Catalysts

Pitt Engineers Develop a New Method to Extend the Catalytic Lifetime of Nanoparticles

Printing a Better Microgrid

New Research Shows Particle-Free Silver Microgrid Outperforms Other Flexible High-Performance Transparent Electrodes

Engineering Smarter Stents

Pitt Engineer Youngjae Chun is Part of International Group That Received $2M to Create Smarter Coronary Artery Stents

Message of Vaccine Acceptance Can Boost Immunization Rates

Study Finds People More Likely to Take COVID-19 Vaccine if They Know that Others are Accepting It

Origami Powered by Light

Pitt and CMU Researchers Develop High-Torque Light-Powered Actuator

Fighting Fire with Data

Pitt IE Professor Receives $270K from NSF for Wildfire Management Optimization

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Now Hiring: Assistant Professor of Industrial Engineering, Tenure Stream

The Department of Industrial Engineering at the University of Pittsburgh invites applications for an open tenure-track faculty position at the assistant professor rank with an expected start date of Fall 2023.

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Industrial Engineers at Pitt harness expertise in applied mathematics, physical sciences, data analytics, and business to engineer systems that solve complex problems currently challenging humanity.

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