Larry D. Roper
Vice Provost for Student Affairs
Oregon State University
632 Kerr Administration Building
Corvallis, OR 97331
Phone: (541) 737-2759
FAX: (541) 737-3033
Larry Roper has served as Vice Provost for Student Affairs at Oregon State University since 1995. He has an undergraduate degree from Heidelberg College, M.A. from Bowling Green State University, and Ph.D. from the University of Maryland. He has held numerous positions in student affairs, including Director of Housing; Associate Dean of Students; Coordinator of Multicultural Affairs; and Vice President for Student Affairs/Dean of Students. At OSU Larry has taught courses in Speech Communications, College Student Services Administration, and the Doctoral Program in Community College Leadership.
Larry's Involvement in professional associations, include: Senior Scholar with the American College Personnel Association (ACPA); Board of Directors, member of Monograph Editorial Board, and a 4-year term as Journal Editor for the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA). Larry currently serves on the Board of Directors for the National Associations of State Universities and Land-Grant Colleges.
Larry has more than 20 publications in the form of book chapters, journals and magazine articles, book reviews and monographs.