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Dr Lise Anne Slatten

Office: Moody Hall, Room 257
Office Hours: Mon & Wed:  8:45 am - 11:45 am;
                        Tues & Thurs:  8:30-9:30 am and 1-2 pm   

Office Telephone Number: (337)-482-1184
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Courses I teach: Management 490

Dr. Lise Anne D. Slatten is an Assistant Professor of Management at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.  She earned her MBA from Tulane University (1995) and a Doctorate of Management degree from Case Western Reserve University (2009).  Her teaching includes classes in management fundamentals, strategic management and nonprofit management.  Currently, her research areas include nonprofit certification and accreditation, nonprofit governance and management, and nonprofit board governance.  In 2014, Slatten was awarded the Dr. Joe Kite BORSF Professorship in Governmental Ethics.  Dr.  Slatten has also received awards for Excellence in Academic Advising every year since 2009.
Prior to teaching, Dr. Slatten spent twenty years working in the nonprofit sector; the last ten of which were as the executive director of a grant making nonprofit organization located in Lafayette.  She is also a recognized nonprofit governance consultant with more than fifteen years of experience. Her consulting work has most recently been funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and Rockefeller Philanthropies Initiative and was cited in the Goldman Sachs Philanthropy Fund publication “Crafting Your Charitable Mission Statement” in 2014.
Dr. Slatten is very involved in the life of the university.  She is the Faculty Advisor for two campus organizations – Phi Kappa Psi Fraternity and Ragin Cajun Catholics.  She also serves on the University Athletics Committee and is the faculty liaison to the Men’s Basketball team.  Slatten is also a member of Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society (International Honor Society for Collegiate Schools of Business).


Educational Background:
Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH – Doctorate of Management (Nonprofit Concentration), May 2009 - Dissertation:  “Accountability and Accreditation in the Nonprofit Sector:  Examining the Louisiana Standards of Excellence Model”
Tulane University, New Orleans, LA – Masters of Business Administration, 1995