Click here for a listing of open academic jobs at Tulane

New Orleans Partner Opportunities Program


Workshop on Academic Scholarship and Research


Feb. 16, 2009 -  This Graduate and Professional Student Workshop focuses on the scholarly and research productivity aspects of careers in academia. An introductory talk on the timing of an academic job search will be followed by break-out sessions focusing on submitting grant applications and on securing a book contract.


6:00 p.m.    Buffet Dinner

6:30 p.m.     Overview:  “When and Where to Start Looking for Academic Opportunities”

                        Brian S. Mitchell, Associate Provost for Graduate Studies and Research
          Click here to download Power Point slides
          Click here to download iTunes podcast

7:00 p.m.    Breakout Sessions

                   “Securing a Book Contract” - 1834

                       Christopher Dunn, Professor and Chair, Spanish and Portuguese
                       Nancy Maveety, Professor, Political Science
         Shayne Lee, Professor, Sociology 
         Click here to download iTunes podcast

                   “Grant Proposal Preparation” - Stibbs

                       Kathleen Kozar, Director, Research Administration
                       Vanessa Quiroz, Associate Director, Research Administration
         Click here to download Power Point slides


200 Gibson Hall, Tulane University, 6823 St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70118 504-865-5261