The Employment Team is dedicated to facilitating the recruitment, selection and employment of a diverse and highly qualified workforce. The Employment Team is responsible for new hire orientation, job postings, background checks, educational checks and job advertisements.


Contact the Employment Team 

Email us at or contact a team member below

Nick Douglas, Employment Processes and Faculty Offers 504-247-1726

Nikki Payton, Staff Offers 504-247-1721

Tara Robinson, Job Postings Background Checks, Orientation and Temporary Agency Support 504-247-1743  


Student Employment 

Email us at

Luis Behrhorst, Student Employment and Federal Work Study Questions 504-865-5149

Daisy Espiritu, Student Hiring Process, Student Background Checks, and Federal I-9 Process 504-314-2219


Helpful Links

HCM Support

Employment Processes and Guidelines








HR, University Square, 200 Broadway, Suite 122, New Orleans, LA 70118 504-865-5280