CAFE Director

Office Location: 234 Elkins

Phone: 985-448-4113


Dr. Amy Hebert comes to the role of CAFE director after a 16 years in Academic Services and Interdisciplinary Studies.  Most recently, she served as Director of the Academic Advising Center for 8 years.  This role included coordination of the University Studies 101 and 100 courses.  Before that, she was the Assistant Director of the Academic Advising Center and a Senior Professional Academic Advisor.  Amy is also an Assistant Professor of Interdisciplinary Studies.

In addition to managing the CAFE professional development activities, Dr. Hebert is also the Director of Student Success and Retention and QEP (Quality Enhancement Plan) Director.

Amy is a two-time Nicholls graduate and a third generation Colonel (after her maternal grandmother and mother).  Amy earned her Bachelor of General Studies in 2000 and Master of Education in Higher Education Administration and Supervision in 2008.  After a short break in her studies, Amy enrolled at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge and earned her Doctorate of Philosophy in Human Resource Education and Workforce Development in 2014.

Amy’s research interests include student success, retention, at-risk interventions, and the first-year experience.

Amy is resides in Thibodaux with her husband Lonnie, son Paul, and furry daughter Margo.