The University of Tulsa Institute of Trauma, Adversity, and Injustice

T.I.T.A.N. is an interdisciplinary institute committed to evidence-based education, scholarship, research, and service that reduce the incidence and impact of trauma and adversity.

The University of Tulsa Institute of Trauma, Adversity and Injustice

Our Mission: We are an interdisciplinary research institute that brings together scholars, scientists, professionals, and students. We strive to be a center for foundational knowledge about trauma and adversity that is informed by diverse perspectives. We conduct and support scholarship and research, and we facilitate innovative exchanges across disciplines. We disseminate knowledge through publication, education, training, and consultation. We impact students, scholars, law and policy makers, and practitioners.

Who we are? We are a transdisciplinary group of scholars committed to advancing knowledge about traumatic stress studies, (e.g., disaster, violence against women, child abuse, crime victimization, mass violence) in partnership with the Tulsa community. Our goal is to use multiple lenses and expertise to address problems related to violence and human cruelty.

Our Values:

  • High quality meaningful work
  • Flexible approach to problem solving
  • Scholarly based innovation
  • Compassion and dignity
  • Community and civic engagement
  • Empowerment
  • Collaboration

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