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Contact Info

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.

photo Jennifer Russell
Jennifer Russell
Assistant Director of Human Resources
316 Noyes Lab
photo of Leslie Chenoweth
Leslie Chenoweth
Human Resources Associate
314 Noyes Lab
photo Jonathan Freiman
Jonathan Freiman
Human Resources Associate
314A Noyes Lab
Alicia Grant photo
Alicia Grant
Extra Help HR Associate
314 Noyes Lab

Staff Responsibilities

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.

Human Resources
School of Chemical Sciences
312 Noyes Lab
MC-712 Box 45-1
505 S. Mathews
Urbana, IL  61801
Jennifer Russell
Assistant Director of Human Resources

(217) 300-1637
SCS_HR_Office [at] scs [dot] illinois [dot] edu
Appointments: 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Walk-In Hours: 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Monday - Friday

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