The Black Faculty & Staff Caucus’ (BFSC) purpose is to ensure and maintain equitable treatment of African American faculty and staff in promotions and job opportunities. The organization shall serve as an advocate for educational equity and a work environment free of racial tensions and biases with the liberty of investigating and addressing concerns. BFSC shall also monitor and address retention of minority faculty, staff and students. The organization shall provide assistance, education and social interaction for faculty, staff and students through workshops, lectures, seminars, meetings, professional development opportunities and employee assistance programs within and outside the University community. Any employee of LSU is welcome to join!

BFSC Monthly Meetings

All meetings will be held via Zoom until further notice. Meeting links will be sent via email. For more information, please contact

BFSC President

CainMonique Fondren Cain, Ph.D.
2018 - 2022

The Black Faculty & Staff Caucus (BFSC)  has an established reputation of more than 40 years at LSU. View our purpose and guiding principles.

BFSC in the News


JonesDr. Kelvin Jones is the LSU Band director with HBCU roots making history. Visit WBRZ for the full story.

durantEmeritus Professor Thomas Durant gives us 'A View from the Inside.' He leads seminar about breaking racial barriers at LSU. Read full article in the LSU Reveille.