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Welcome to the Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies

Welcome!

Welcome to the Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies (OGPS) at Tulane University! OGPS advances graduate education and enhances postdoctoral training through program oversight, policy development, and implementation of focused activities. OGPS is part of the Office of Academic Affairs.

Graduate & Postdoctoral News

Congratulations Graduates! In the 2017-2018 academic year, 112 students received PhDs, 11 students received MFAs, and 274 students received master's degrees! Students graduated from seven different schools within Tulane University and in 46 different disciplines.  
 

  • Three Minute Thesis Competition
    Wednesday, November 14, 2:00 pm
    Kendall Cram Ballroom, Lavin-Bernick Center

    Organized by Tulane's Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, the 3MT is an academic competition that challenges PhD students to describe their research within three minutes to a general audience. 3MT celebrates the discoveries made by research students and encourages their skill in communicating the importance of research to the broader community.

    Community members, as well as all Tulane faculty, staff, and students are welcome to attend this event. A reception will follow the competition.
     

  • External Funding Resources: Check out our list of external funding resources for fellowships, research grants, and postdoctoral training.

Events & Workshops

 *For more details on the workshops and seminars, please visit seminars and workshops. Check back for updates to the schedule and registration links on this page.

August 2018

Graduate Orientation
Monday, 8/20, 8:45 am - 4:00 pm
Richardson Memorial Building 201
This is a day long orientation for new master's and PhD students in the School of Liberal Arts, the School of Medicine - Biomedical Sciences, and the School of Science and Engineering.
Please register by August 13 here: Graduate Orientation Registration

Graduate Teaching Orientation
Tuesday, 8/21, 8:45 am - 12:45 pm
Richardson Memorial Building 204
This is a half day orientation for new graduate teaching assistants in the School of Liberal Arts, the School of Medicine - Biomedical Sciences, and the School of Science and Engineering.
Please register by August 13 here: Graduate Teaching Assistant Orientation
 

Fall 2018

Workshops for Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Fellows
All of the workshops offered for the Fall 2018 Semester are on this list; workshops require registration through Handshake (links are included).
Download the Fall 2018 Workshop Line-Up