If you have a general question, please e-mail SCS_HR_Office [at] scs [dot] illinois [dot] edu or call 217 300-1637.
New hires should contact the office to make an appointment.
The Human Resources Office is presently staffed by three full-time employees, who welcome all new employees to the School of Chemical Sciences and help these individuals to acclimate themselves to the University.
They process academic appointments (faculty and academic professionals), staff, postdoctoral research associates, undergraduate students and graduate students. They also oversee the processing of payroll for all SCS employees, maintain adherence to governmental policies, and communicate human resource policies to School of Chemical Sciences' faculty and staff. J-1 and H-1 Visas are also processed through the Human Resources Office.
The person to contact depending on your needs are listed below:
- Jennifer Russell
- Faculty, Academic Professional, Civil Service appointments; Vacation Sick Leave; Extra Help requests; policy interpretation; and labor relations issues.
- Leslie Chenoweth
- RA/TA appointments; Academic, Grad, UG and Extra Help Hourly appointments; and payroll
- Jonathan Freiman
- Visas; Postdoc and Visiting Scholar appointments.