Jun 18, 2018  
2018-2019 Academic Catalog 
2018-2019 Academic Catalog


Board of Regents

Kim Hunter Reed, Ph.D. Commissioner of Higher Education

Regents Members

Robert W. Levy, Chair Dubach
Marty J. Chabert, Vice Chair Chauvin
Collis B. Temple, III, Secretary Baton Rouge
Claudia H. Adley, Executive Committee Benton
Blake R. David Lafayette
Randy L. Ewing Quitman
Thomas G. Henning, Executive Committee Lake Charles
Richard A. Lipsey, Executive Committee Baton Rouge
Edward D. Markle, Executive Committee New Orleans
Charles R. McDonald Bastrop
Darren G. Mire New Orleans
Sonia A. Perez Baton Rouge
Wilbert D. Pryor Shreveport
T. Jay Seale, III Hammond
Jacqueline Vines Wyatt Prairieville
Adarian D. Williams (Student Representative) Grambling

University of Louisiana System

James B. Henderson, D.M. President

Board of Supervisors

Alejandro Perkins, Chair Prairieville
Mark Romero, Vice Chair Lafayette
James Carter, Parliamentarian New Orleans
Edward J. Crawford, III Shreveport
John Condos Lake Charles
Lola Dunahoe Natchitoches
Pamela Egan Covington
Thomas Kitchen Metairie
Jimmie “Beau” Martin, Jr. Cut Off
Johnny McFerren Stonewall
Shawn Murphy Jonesboro
Elizabeth Pierre Monroe
Vigil Robinson, Jr. New Orleans
Robert Shreve Baton Rouge
Winfred F. Sibille Sunset
Benjamin Rice (Student Representative) Ruston

Administrative Officials

Daryl V. Burckel, D.B.A President
C. Mitchell Adrian, D.B.A. Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs and Enrollment Management
Eddie P. Meche, B.S., C.P.A. Vice President for Business Affairs and University Services
Richard H. Reid, M.S.L.S. Vice President for University Advancement
Chad Thibodeaux, M.S. Chief Information Technology Officer
Michael T. Snowden, Ph.D. Chief Diversity Officer
Bruce Hemphill, M.Ed. Director, Athletics

Deans and Administrators

Cynthia Cano, Ph.D. Interim Dean, College of Business
Wayne Fetter, Ed.D. Dean, Burton College of Education
Ray Miles, Ph.D. Dean, William J. Doré, Sr. School of Graduate Studies
Nikos Kiritsis, Ph.D. Dean, College of Engineering and Computer Science
Michael Buckles, D.M.A. Interim Dean, College of Liberal Arts
Peggy L. Wolfe, Ph.D. Dean, College of Nursing and Health Professions
George F. Mead, Jr., Ph.D Dean, College of Science and Agriculture
Debbie Johnson-Houston, M.L.I.S. Director, Lether E. Frazar Memorial Library
Stephanie Tarver, M.Ed Associate Vice President, Enrollment Management
Jessica Hutchings, M.L.I.S Assistant Vice President, Academic Affairs & Director, Institutional Research and Effectiveness
Chris Thomas, Ed.D. Assistant Vice President, University Services

Academic Department Heads

William Jens, Ph.D. Accounting, Finance, and Economics
Frederick “Chip” LeMieux, Ph.D. Agricultural Sciences
William Dees, Ph.D. Biology
Pankaj Chandra, Ph.D. Chemical, Civil, and Mechanical Engineering
Kiran Boggavarapu, Ph.D. Chemistry and Physics
Deborah King, Ph.D. Education Professions
Matthew Aghili, Ph.D. Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Keagan Lejeune, Ph.D. English and Foreign Languages
Sattaria Dilks, D.N.P. Graduate Nursing
Ann Warner, Ph.D. Graduate Nursing
Mike Soileau, Ed.D. Health and Human Performance
Michael T. Smith, Ph.D. History
Lonnie Phelps, D.B.A. Management, Marketing, and Business Administration
Tracy Standley, Ph.D. Mass Communication
Karen Aucoin, Ph.D. Mathematical Sciences
Lonny Benoit, D.M.A Performing Arts
Dena Matzenbacher, Ph.D. Psychology
Gregory Bradley, M.Ed. Radiologic and Medical Laboratory Science
Gregory Clark, Ph.D. Social Sciences
Rebecca Riley, M.S. Undergraduate Nursing
Lynn Reynolds, M.F.A. Visual Arts