Skip to main content
Tulane Home Tulane Home

Faculty Development 

Lecture Series


Monday, December 3, 2018


“Preparing for Promotion in the Tenure Series”



Room 6065

School of Medicine - 1430 Tulane Avenue



“Preparing for Promotion in the Non-Tenure Series”

(Clinical, Research, or Education Track)



Room 6065

School of Medicine – 1430 Tulane Avenue


All School of Medicine faculty are encouraged to attend


Light refreshments will be provided

Announcing a General Medical Faculty Meeting


The Second Reading of Proposed Amendments to the GMF Bylaws at 4:30pm

an Address by Michael A. Fitts, J.D., President of Tulane University at 5:00pm


Wednesday, November 14th, 2018

Main Auditorium of the School of Medicine

1430 Tulane Avenue


All School of Medicine faculty are encouraged to attend

Light refreshment will be provided beginning at 4:00pm


With 65 million refugees in the world today, their fate and what the future holds for them internationally is the topic of a major conference at Tulane Law School.

Escalating trade tensions between the U.S. and China , the impact of import tariffs on international trade and how developing LNG markets will shape the energy industry globally will be part of the 3rd annual U.S.-China Energy and Trade Law Forum hosted by Tulane Law School's Center for Energy Law and the Tulane Energy Institute Nov. 2 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. This major conference will gather global experts from industry, government and the legal and business academies to discuss some of the most pressing challenges and opportunities of our time.

Date, Time, LocationFriday, November 30, 12:00-1:30PM, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, Room B12 (basement)

Date, Time, Place: Friday, October 26, 12:00-1:30PM, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, Room B12 (basement)

Presenter: Professor Stephen Ostertag, Tulane University, Department of Sociology

Title: Collective Trauma, Coping, and the Cultural Work of Blog Use in Long-term Disaster Recovery

8 a.m. Continental Breakfast

  • Dixon Hall, Room 118

9 a.m. Welcome Remarks

  • Mike Fitts, President, Tulane University

9:15 a.m. Session One: University Leadership

Chair: Charles B. Knapp, President Emeritus, University of Georgia


Workshop Facilitator: lisa Hooper (Howard-Tilton Memorial Library)


In this one hour workshop we will review basic definitions, look at examples, and collaboratively identify existing Tulane digital resources that may used as open educational resources (OERs) in your teaching. Although not necessary, you are encouraged to bring a syllabus for one of your existing courses or a syllabus in development.

Presenter: Raquel Horlick (Howard-Tilton Memorial Library)



Curious about publishing in an OA journal but worried about the quality of the publication? Confused over article processing fees, and the different types of open access formats currently available (ex., Gold, green, and hybrid)? This workshop will provide an overview of OA Publishing, including types of OA policies, resources to evaluate publishers and journals, and how OA can promote your research.

Featured Panelists: 

Theodore S. Owers, III and Matter Miller (Carver Darden)

Greg Stein and Shafin Khan (Tulane Office of Technology Tansfer and IP Development)

Elizabeth Townsend-Gard (Tulane Law School)



Panelists will share their experiences with fair use publishing and access - they will talk about the challenges in determining if fair use applies, how to produce information with fair use in mind and the challenges of complying with fair use laws.