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Key Contacts for the School of Social Work

The Tulane University School of Social Work is here to help you with anything you need. Use the information below to reach out for specific information or assistance. 


ADMISSIONS, SCHOLARSHIPS, & WORK STUDY PAYMENT

Darrius Douglas, Director of Enrollment Management

ddouglas@tulane.edu   

 

Chelsea Derricott, Admissions Coordinator

cderrico@tulane.edu   

 

Megan Murphy, Admissions Counselor

mmurphy10@tulane.edu  


ACADEMIC ADVISING

MSW 

Leah Odeneal

lodeneal@tulane.edu 

 

MS-DRL & MSW/MS-DRL

Tona Zwanziger 

tzwanzig@tulane.edu 

 

DSW

Lisa Hawkins

lhawkin1@tulane.edu 


CERTIFICATES

Mental Health, Addiction & the Family

Parker Sternbergh, LCSW-BACS

psternbe@tulane.edu  

 

Disaster and Collective Trauma (DaCT)

Dr. Leia Saltzman

lsaltzman@tulane.edu  


WRITING FORMAT

APA Style consists of rules or guidelines that a publisher observes to ensure clear, consistent and uniform presentation of written material. Your Academic Advisor can also connect you with a service to review and provide guidance on your writing.

You can access the library’s APA Citation Guide here or take the APA course in Canvas.


EDITING ASSISTANCE

Heartful Editor can provide editing assistance that includes

  • Coaching on writing and the mechanics of style
  • Review of all documents for grammar, spelling, punctuation, consistency in formatting, and alignment with APA style and campus guidelines
  • Suggestions of alternative words or phrases, guidance on sentence structure, and better organization of ideas.
  • Overview of areas that need attention and improvement

Heartful Editor includes a team of 40 doctorate-educated faculty and career professionals who are deeply committed to the success of the students, faculty, and academic and career professionals with whom we work.

To access this resource, complete a Request for Editing Services.


ELK PLACE HEALTH SPOT

Dr. Deidre Hayes, LCSW-BACS

dhayes6@tulane.edu 

Webpage


DIVERSITY COALITION

Dr. Reginald Parquet, LCSW-BACS

rparque@tulane.edu


STUDENT GOVERNMENT

For TSSW

SSW SGA website or via email to tsswsga@tulane.edu

 

Graduate and Professional Student Association (GAPSA)

GAPSA website or via email to gapsa@tulane.edu


NEWS & SOCIAL

tsswnews@tulane.edu 

facebook.com/TUSocialWork

@tulanessw on Instagram & Twitter

linkedin.com/school/TUSocialWork


HIGHLY VULNERABLE CHILDREN RESEARCH CENTER

Dr. Tonya Renee Thurman, MPH

tthurma@tulane.edu

Webpage


PORTER-CASON INSTITUTE FOR THE FAMILY

Parker Sternbergh, LCSW-BACS

psternbe@tulane.edu 

Webpage


COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY

Mel’isa Morel, Assistant to the Dean

mmartin1@tulane.edu 

Webpage


TSSW ALUMNI ASSOCIATION & TULANE ALUMNI ASSOCIATION

Christiana Lederman, Director of Alumni Relations & Individual Giving

clederma@tulane.edu  

 

Tulane Alumni Association

Tulane Connect


If you were unable to find out who to contact within this list or on the Tulane University Resources page, please email tsswnews@tulane.edu to have your inquiry directed.