Employee Experience

Welcome to Illinois!

Empowering Employee Excellence

You have stepped into the vibrant community of a world-class university, and we are delighted to welcome you to Illinois. Here, among our esteemed students, scholars, and alumni, lies a collective force capable of shaping the course of the world. Illinois Human Resources is committed to fostering connections that will enrich your experience, ensuring that your time here leaves a lasting impact. Rooted in our rich land-grant heritage, we lead the charge in groundbreaking research aimed at addressing global challenges and broadening the scope of human knowledge.

Congratulations on your new role! Before embarking on your employment journey, there are essential tasks outlined in the pre-employment checklist. We encourage you to collaborate with Illinois Human Resources and your department to ensure completion, thereby paving the way for a seamless transition into your role.

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is a large and complex institution. While our missions of learning, discovery and engagement are straightforward, how we organize ourselves to deliver them can sometimes be confusing. We hope this organizational chart helps to illustrate how our administration operates and how upper management allocates the roles and responsibilities of a very diverse university.

Meet Our Vice Chancellors

Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Provost

Vice Chancellor For Academic Affairs & Provost Academic Affairs & Provost, John Coleman

Vice Chancellor For Administration And Operations

Vice Chancellor For Administration And Operations, Mike DeLorenzo

Vice Chancellor For Diversity, Equity And Inclusion

Vice Chancellor For Diversity, Equity And Inclusion, Sean Garrick

Vice Chancellor For Institutional Advancement

Vice Chancellor For Research And Innovation

Vice Chancellor For Research And Innovation, Susan Martinis

Meet Your Vice Chancellors

The Illinois Professional

We value, respect, and support all employees and emphasize the diverse ways that employees carry out and support the university’s mission. Explore firsthand accounts through engaging videos, insightful podcasts, and inspiring stories of award-winning individuals.