The Provost's Office coordinates academic programs at Centenary College of Louisiana, providing support, resources, and resolution for the wide variety of academic affairs that affect students, faculty, and staff.

Jenifer K. Ward

Provost and Dean of the College

B.A., Hendrix College, 1980. Ph.D., Vanderbilt University, 1992.

email | 318-869-5104

Karen Soul

Vice Provost of Academic Affairs

B.A.S., University of Minnesota Duluth, 1994. M.Ed., University of Minnesota Duluth, 1998. Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin, 2005.

email | 318-869-5240

Edward D. Ragan

Associate Dean of the College

B.A., Louisiana State University - Shreveport, 1989. M.A., Louisiana State University - Shreveport, 1993. Ph.D., Syracuse University, 2006.

email | 318-869-5142

Katherine Bearden

Coordinator for Institutional Research & Effectiveness

B.S., University of Louisiana at Lafayette, 2005. M.S., Louisiana Tech University, 2008. Ph.D., Louisiana Tech University, 2013.

email | 318-869-5039

Physical Location and Hours

Hamilton Hall Room 217
(see campus map)

Monday - Friday
8am - 12pm, 1pm - 5:00pm

Contacting the Provost

Contact with the Provost's office is handled by appointment. Appointments can be arranged through:

Carol Christiansen
Assistant to the Provost
(318) 869-5104
fax: (318) 841-7243