FIS Instructions

Faculty members in the Swanson School of Engineering have faculty profiles available to them through PeopleSoft. For new faculty members, the profile becomes available on the first day of September as the new contracts start. 

The SSOE web team has linked the Swanson School of Engineering website to FIS so that faculty can populate and manage their profiles. When an edit is made in Elements, the changes will automatically synchronize to your corresponding faculty profile.


The information used from your FIS account to populate your website profile includes:

Here is an example of a fully populated profile:

If you haven’t already, please log into FIS to activate your account. More information is available here about what the system provides, and Pitt IT also provides additional help.

(Note: one of these tips includes setting up an ORCID ID through Pitt Library to link your FIS profile to your publications. It is HIGHLY RECOMMENDED that you register for an ID. Visit for more information.)

In you need further assistance with updating your profile, submit a request here.