Talent Acquisition

The Talent Acquisition section of Human Resource Management acts as a strategic partner to departments and serves as a resource for recruiting and sourcing top talent at LSU. Through intentional recruiting, consulting, and marketing, this team supports LSU’s vision of being a leading research-extensive university to help solve the state’s economic, environmental and social challenges. 

Talent Acquisition offers several services including: job advertising suggestions, mock interviews, recruitment consultation, and more!

Apply for a JobPS-01: Equal Opportunity Policy

Filling a Vacancy

RS 17:1826

Departmental Assignments

*Indicates some sub-unit(s) of the department fall under a different Talent Acquisition team member. 

Talent Acquisition Specialists Departments/Colleges Phone Email
Lauren Foster

College of Agriculture
Law Center
College of Science
Advisor to AgCenter
Advisor to LSUA
Advisor to LSUE
Advisor to Pennington Biomedical Research Center
Office of Human Resource Management

225-578-8286 lfoster1@lsu.edu
Charles Phillips

School of Veterinary Medicine

225-578-4927 cphillips4@lsu.edu
Jake Sicard

LSU Athletics
College of Engineering
Facility Services
Parking & Transportation Services

*Co - SME Role

225-578-0238 jsicar2@lsu.edu
Joseph Dunbar

Division of Student Affairs (Excluding Residential Life) 
Graduate School 
LSU Libraries 
Office of Academic Affairs and OAA Programs 
Office of Engagement, Civil Rights and Title IX
Residential Life
School of Mass Communication
College of Music and Dramatic Arts
College of Humanities & Social Sciences (HSS)

225-578-5492 jdunbar@lsu.edu
Makayla Holden

Office of Research and Economic 
Development (ORED)
Workday Transactions

* Co – SME Role

* Data Support

225-578-2064 mholden1@lsu.edu
Morgan Bell

College of Art & Design
College of Business 
Lab School
LSU Police
College of Human Science & Education
University Administration & Office of the President

*Sourcing Support

225-578-7337 mbell20@lsu.edu
Sara El Kadi

College of the Coast & Environment (CCE)
Finance & Administration (FAS)
Information Technology Services (ITS)
LSU Online
Office of Enrollment

 225-578-7164 selkadi@lsu.edu