Staff Bio

Lisa L. Templeton

Associate Provost for Extended Campus

Department: OSU Extended Campus
Office: 4943 The Valley Library
Phone: 541-737-1279

Lisa L. Templeton currently serves as the Associate Provost for the Division of Extended Campus at Oregon State University. She has also served as Executive Director of Oregon State University Extended Campus since 2008. In these roles, she provides strategic leadership and oversight for units whose collective mission is to provide adult learners in Oregon and around the world with access to an OSU high-quality education. The Division of Extended Campus encompasses OSU Professional and Continuing Education, OSU Ecampus, OSU Summer Session, Open Oregon State, and the OSU Ecampus Research Unit. Under her leadership, Ecampus has built a reputation as one of the nation's best providers of online education, delivering more than 1,000 courses and more than 50 degree programs to distance learners in all 50 states and more than 40 countries.

Templeton has been with OSU Extended Campus since 2000. She has served on the leadership team for the Division of Outreach and Engagement, and was Co-Chair in leading the development of the University Outreach and Engagement Strategic Plan. She is active nationally in the field of online and continuing education, and is currently serving on the Board of Directors for the University Professional and Continuing Education Association (UPCEA).

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