National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity (NCFDD)

Tulane University is an institutional member of the National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity (NCFDD). The NCFDD is a nationally-recognized independent organization dedicated to supporting faculty, particularly under-represented faculty, post-docs, and graduate students in making successful transitions throughout their careers. NCFDD provides online career development, training, and mentoring resources.

Institutional Membership provides faculty, graduate students, administrators, and post-docs access to:

  • The weekly Monday Motivator
  • Monthly Core Curriculum webinars
  • Guest Expert Webinars and Multi-Week Skill-Building Courses
  • Our Dissertation Success Curriculum for advanced graduate students
  • 14-Day Writing Challenges
  • A private Discussion Forum for peer-mentoring and problem-solving

  • Monthly accountability buddy matches
  • Moderated monthly writing challenges
  • Full library of previous webinar and multi-week course recordings

How to Activate Your Tulane Sponsored Membership:

  • Go to the National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity website (
  • Select the “Become a Member” tab and choose “Claim Your Institutional Membership.”
  • Within the list of universities, click on "Tulane University."
  • Complete the registration form by following all instructions. Be sure to provide your Tulane email address.
  • Once you have submitted your registration information and NCFDD has approved your connection to Tulane, you should receive a welcome email.


If you have any questions about membership, please feel free to contact Ana Lopez, Associate Provost for Faculty Affairs, at Any technical questions, may be directed to NCFDD via email at