Academic Information Systems

A dedicated team of information systems specialists manage the school's technology and computer systems, led by Director John Lefante, who is also a Professor in the Department of Global Biostatistics and Data Science. AIS services include:

  • Staffing and maintaining student computing labs
  • Servicing computers in departments and other school offices
  • Coordinating school-wide technology upgrades and network needs

Computer labs, located on the 12th floor, use the Windows Operating System and Microsoft Office Suite. We offer SAS and SPSS, Ethnograph, ARC GIS, and many other applications that often used in curriculum.

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Tidewater Building, Suite 1800



12th Floor Help Desk

John Lefante, Associate Dean for Information Technology

Oscar Davila, Director of Information Technology

John Gerone, Assistant Director of Innovative Technology

Mir Faisal Islam, User Systems Analyst II

Jason Chamberlain, User Systems Analyst II

Ken Tyrolf, User Systems Analyst II

Eric LeBlanc, User Systems Analyst II

Phone: (504) 988-2685


1440 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70112 504-988-5388 or 800-676-5389