Squirrel Hill Resident Named Director of Foundation Relations for Research at Duquesne
Christine Pollock has been named to the new position of director for foundation relations within the Office of Research at Duquesne University.
In her new role, Pollock is responsible for all foundation fundraising. She will continue to develop Duquesne’s relationships with the foundation community while still assisting faculty with project funding from regional and national foundations.
Pollock brings extensive experience to this role from her previous experience as a grants coordinator with the Office of Research, and with additional foundation experience at both the Carnegie Library and Holy Family Institute. She will continue to work very closely with colleagues in the Division of University Advancement to further the overall mission of Duquesne.
She is resident of Squirrel Hill.
Founded in 1878, Duquesne is consistently ranked among the nation's top Catholic research universities for its award-winning faculty and tradition of academic excellence. The University is nationally ranked by U.S. News and World Report and the Princeton Review for its rich academic programs in nine schools of study for nearly 10,000 graduate and undergraduate students, and by the Washington Monthly for service and contributing to students' social mobility. Duquesne is a member of the U.S. President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction for its contributions to Pittsburgh and communities around the globe. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Princeton Review's Guide to Green Colleges acknowledge Duquesne's commitment to sustainability.