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Phone: 504-568-4006
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Call for Academy Member Application Portfolios

Expanded Membership Categories Now Available:

Protege, Associate, Fellow, Master Teacher, Teaching Scholar

Applications may be submitted at any time. 

Peer review cycles occur quarterly, starting on the
15th of March, June, September, and December. 

Membership Application Link

Click the link below for a quick overview of the Academy and membership. 

           For full details and to download application portfolio templates, scroll down and click the link to “Membership Applications” 

A Quick Look at the Academy and its Membership Categories (PDF)




2016  "Back to Basics" Summer Teaching Institute

Wednesday, July 27

8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

School of Nursing Lecture Hall A


Program agenda coming soon!




2016 Teaching Academy Fall Symposium and

Educational Scholarship Day

October 18, 2016

Human Development Center Auditorium


Educational Scholarship Day 2016 Call for Proposals

Educational Scholarship Day 2016 Submission Form



Please join us in congratulating the following individuals who were accepted into the Docere Teaching Excellence Fellowship as part of the 2015-2016 cohort:


  • Bruce Hurley, MD , Associate, Instructor, Clinical Medicine, School of Medicine
  • Leigh Anne Burns, MS, Associate, Instructor, Clinical Medicine/Nutrition, School of Medicine
  • Rachel Chappell, MHS, Associate, Assistant Professor and Academic Coordinator, School of Allied Health
  • Suzanne Fournier, DDS, Associate, Assistant Clinical Professor, School of Dentistry
  • Douglas Johnston, PhD, Associate, Assistant Professor, School of Medicine
  • Maria Reinoso, MD, Associate, Clinical Assistant Professor, School of Medicine

The Docere Fellows are also granted membership into the Teaching Academy as Associate Members.


Please join us in welcoming the newest Teaching Academy members:


  • Marie Adorno, PhD, APRN, Associate, Instructor of Clinical Nursing, School of Nursing
  • Tina Benoit-Clark, MD, MBA, FACP, Fellow, Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, Internal Medicine (Lafayette), School of Medicine
  • Janice Townsend, DDS, Master Teacher, Chair, Pediatric Dentistry, Associate Professor, School of Dentistry
  • Kathleen Crapanzano, MD, Teaching Scholar, Program Director, Psychiatry (OLOL-BR), School of Medicine