Faculty Faculty Index

Dr. Laurie S. Watts

Associate Vice President of Information Technology

Professor of Educational Technology


  • Masters of Information Systems Management, University of Phoenix Online, February 2006
  • Executive Concentration in Technology Management, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA, November 2000
  • Doctorate of Philosophy, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, New Orleans, LA, May 1996
  • Masters of Divinity in Christian Education, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, New Orleans, LA, May 1988
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Religion, Judson College, Marion, AL, May 1984

Teaching Specializations

  • Christian Education
  • Technology


504-816-8180 | lawatts@nobts.edu


Dr. Laurie Watts serves as the Associate Vice President for Information Technology at NOBTS. In this role, she oversees Information Technology Services which provides, operates, and maintains computing, CIV and telecommunication facilities, equipment, and services that meet the needs of the educational, research, and administrative programs of the Seminary. The responsibility of the AVP for IT at NOBTS is to provide leadership and serve as the focal point for achieving a shared vision throughout the seminary concerning how we leverage information technology to achieve our mission and goals.

As Professor of Educational Technology, Dr. Watts teaches technology related courses for Leavell College and the Seminary.