Department Addresses and Phone Numbers

Administrative Offices

Department of Chemistry

Office/Position Person Address Phone
Department Office   109 NL 217-333-5071
    fax 217-244-7091
Department Head Cathy Murphy 103 NL 217-333-5071
Assistant to the Head Jacqueline Miller 109 NL 217-244-3334
Office Support Specialist vacant 109 NL  
Associate Director for Administration Jenny Cox 107D NL 217-244-3915
Senior Financial Analyst Katie Einck 107C NL 217-333-4938
Assistant Director of Diversity, Equity
& Inclusion in the Chemical Sciences
vacant 109C NL  
Director of Undergraduate Studies Jordan Axelson 3030 CA 217-244-7769
Student Services Coordinator Heather Schulze 109A NL 217-244-9875
Graduate Program Coordinator Sean Drummond 109B NL 217-244-4844
Graduate Admissions Office e-mail 109 NL 217-244-6245
Admissions and Records Officer vacant 109G NL 217-300-4803
Office Support Specialist Lisa Williamson 109E NL 217-300-7265
Assistant Director of Advancement Operations Christen Mercier 107B NL 217-300-6506
Communications Specialist Tracy Crane 107A NL 217-300-1287
Events & Activities Specialist vacant 109D NL  
Associate Head, Budget and Operations Scott Silverman 140 RAL 217-244-4489
Associate Head, Major Projects Josh Vura-Weis A124 CLSL 217-244-4412

General Chemistry

Office/Position Person Address Phone
Director Tina Huang 2025 CA 217-244-7769
Office Manager Keena Finney 107 CA 217-333-3015

Area Offices

Office Person Address Phone
Analytical Gayle Adkisson 68 RAL 217-244-2467
Chemical Biology Kara Metcalf 61 RAL 217-244-0769
Inorganic Lisa Johnson A131 CLSL 217-300-9574
Organic Kara Metcalf 61 RAL 217-244-0769
Physical Lisa Johnson A131 CLSL 217-300-9574
Materials Lisa Johnson A131 CLSL 217-300-9574

SCS Human Resources

Office/Position Person Address Phone
Associate Director of Human Resources
  • Faculty, Academic Professional and Civil Service appointments
  • Vacation Sick Leave
  • Extra Help requests
  • Policy interpretation
  • Labor relations issues
Leslie Chenoweth 316 NL 217-300-1637
Human Resource Associate
  • RA/TA appointments
  • Academic, Graduate, Undergraduate and Extra Help Hourly appointments
  • Visas
Celia Johnston 312 NL 217-300-1637
Human Resource Associate
  • Payroll
  • Postdoc and Visiting Scholar appointments
Amy Longfellow 314A NL 217-300-1637

SCS Academic Advising

Office/Position Person Address Phone
Academic Advisor Wolali Dedo 110B NL 217-244-8531
Academic Advisor Kimberly Powers 110C NL 217-244-0263
Academic Advisor Todd Spinner 110A NL 217-244-6605

SCS Career Services

Office/Position Person Address Phone
Director Patricia Simpson 105 NL 217-333-1050

SCS Facilities and Safety

Office/Position Person Address Phone
Director Chad Stevens 168 NL 217-333-6365

SCS Stations and Dispensing

Office Address Phone
Mail and Duplicating 29B RAL 217-333-1974
Receiving 29A RAL 217-333-3257
Storeroom Office 94 RAL 217-244-0985
RAL Storeroom 94 RAL 217-333-3564

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