Leadership Reporting to the Executive Vice President & Provost

Tommy Smith

Tommy Smith

Associate Vice President of Budget & Planning and Vice Provost for Finance

Finance & Administration


James (Jim) Spencer
James (Jim) Spencer

Vice Provost & Dean of the Graduate School

Graduate School


Kappie Mumphrey

Kappie Mumphrey

Interim Vice President of Online & Continuing Education

Digital & Continuing Education


Jose Aviles

Jose Aviles

Vice President for Enrollment Management

Enrollment Management


Jeremiah Shinn

Jeremiah Shinn

Vice President for Student Affairs

Division of Student Affairs


Sam Bentley

Sam Bentley

Vice President for Research & Economic Development

Office of Research & Economic Development



Senior Internationalization Officer

Samba Dieng

Samba Dieng

Senior Internationalization Officer and Executive Director for International Programs

International Programs


Reporting Units

Man viewing artwork at the LSU Museum of ArtLSU Museum of Art 

The LSU Museum of Art seeks to enrich and inspire through collections, exhibitions, conservation, and education, serving as a cultural and intellectual resource for the University, Baton Rouge, and beyond.

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LSU Press quickly established itself as one of the nation’s outstanding scholarly presses and continues to garner national and international accolades, including four Pulitzer Prizes. For over 80 years, LSU Press has published significant works of scholarship and preserved Louisiana's history and culture. Over half of the books we have published remain in print around the world.

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The Office of Institutional Effectiveness provides campus-wide leadership and support for accreditation and educational measurement efforts that integrate planning and assessment processes and reinforce institutional quality and continuous improvement.

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cottage sitting near pond at LSU's Rural Life Rural Life Museum

The LSU Rural Life Museum is dedicated to the preservation and exhibition of materials from the cultures of 18th and 19th century rural Louisiana. Travel back in time and experience the lifestyles and life-ways of these remarkable people with the largest collection of artifacts and architecture from the period, all in a safe, outdoor rural landscape. 

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