New Assistant Dean of Recruitment & Diversity
The College is excited to welcome Phil Verpil as the new Assistant Dean of Recruitment & Diversity! Phil comes to LSU from DePaul University’s School of Music in Chicago, where he served as the assistant director of advising. In his new role at the LSU College of Music & Dramatic Arts, Phil will work directly with the dean, faculty, and staff to strengthen LSU’s high standing in the world of performing arts education.
Phil holds a bachelor’s degree in music education from the University of Wisconsin-Madison as well as a master’s degree in counselor education from the University of South Florida. He is also currently pursuing a doctoral degree in educational leadership from DePaul, focusing his research on first-generation student success, student retention, new student family engagement, and community development.
Please join us in welcoming Phil to the College!