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
Kayla Kucharchuk

Office of Human Resource Management
University Administration & Office of the President

Advisor to AgCenter
Advisor to LSUA
Advisor to LSUE
Advisor to Pennington Biomedical Research Center

225-578-0939 kayla@lsu.edu
Lauren Foster

College of Agriculture
Law Center
Office of Enrollment 
Information Technology Services (ITS)

225-578-8286 lfoster1@lsu.edu

College of Art & Design
Facility Services
Residential Life

*SME Role

Jake Sicard

LSU Athletics
College of Engineering
Parking & Transportation Services
Finance & Administration (FAS)

*Co - SME Role

225-578-0238 jsicar2@lsu.edu
Joseph Dunbar Division of Student Affairs (Excluding Residential Life) (Transition from Carlee)
Graduate School 
LSU Libraries (Transition from Kayla)
Office of Academic Affairs and OAA Programs (Transition from Jake and Kayla)
School of Mass Communication
Office of Civil Rights and Title IX
225-578-5492 jdunbar@lsu.edu
Karen Hartzog College of Humanities & Social Sciences (HSS)
College of Music and Dramatic Arts
Office of Research and Economic Development (ORED)
College of Science
225-578-8306 ahart31@lsu.edu
Morgan Bell

College of Business 

College of the Coast & Environment (CCE)
LSU Online
LSU Police

*Sourcing of Human Science & Education (HSE)

225-578-7337 mbell20@lsu.edu
Charles Phillips School of Veterinary Medicine 225-578-4927 cphillips4@lsu.edu
Sara El Kadi    225-578-7164 selkadi@lsu.edu