Staff

Dennis PapiniUIS Provost Dennis Papini pohoto 2017
Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Provost

Dr. Papini serves as the chief academic and budget officer for the campus. The Vice Chancellor and Provost oversees academic and budgetary policy and priorities, ensures the quality of the faculty and student body, and helps to maintain educational excellence.

PAC 530 / MS PAC 525
Phone: 217-206-6614
Email: dpapi2@uis.edu


Ken MullikenKen Mulliken headshot photo, AVCUE finalist
Associate Vice Chancellor for Undergraduate Education (AVCUE)

The AVCUE serves as a line officer intermediate between the College Deans and the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Provost in areas of designated responsibility, including oversight of undergraduate education.

PAC 518 / MS PAC 525
Phone: 217-206-7440
Email: kmull7@uis.edu


Cecilia Cornell 
Cecilia Cornell photoAssociate Vice Chancellor for Graduate Education (AVCGE)

The AVCGE serves as a line officer intermediate between the College Deans and the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Provost in areas of designated responsibility, including oversight of graduate education and faculty development initiatives.

PAC 529 / MS PAC 525
Phone: 217-206-7230
Email: cornell.cecilia@uis.edu


Keenan Dungey
Associate Vice Chancellor for Research & Institutional Effectiveness (AVCRIE)

The AVCRIE serves as a line officer intermediate between the College Deans and the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Provost in areas of designated responsibility, including oversight of student and faculty research support, sponsored programs, accreditation, and institutional effectiveness initiatives.

PAC 515 / MS PAC 525
Phone: 217-206-8112
Email: kdung1@uis.edu


Chasity Bree
ECCE Speaker Series Academic Program Coordinator

Phone: 217-206-8171
Email: cbree@uis.edu


Kimberly Craig
Kimberly Craig photoAssistant to the Associate Vice Chancellor for Undergraduate Education

PAC 510 / MS PAC 525
Phone: 217-206-6245
Email: kcrai01s@uis.edu


Laura Dorman
Director, Institutional Research

PAC 508 / MS PAC 525
Phone: 217-206-6005
Email: dorman.laura@uis.edu


Kim Erbe
Program Coordinator, Research & Sponsored Programs

PAC 540A / MS PAC 525
Phone: 217-206-8578
Email: kerbe3@uis.edu


Ya Gao
Senior Data Analyst

PAC 516 / MS PAC 525
Phone: 217-206-8088
Email: ygao58@uis.edu


Jackie Gillock
Jackie Gillock photoAssociate Director, Budget and Financial Analysis

PAC 514 / MS PAC 525
Phone: 217-206-6077
Email: jbarn1@uis.edu


Cathy Gunn
EH Curriculum Specialist

PAC 519 / MS PAC 525
Phone: 217-206-8166
Email: cgunn@uis.edu


Bob Jones
Jones, Bob 2014Statistician Specialist / Institutional Research

PAC 512
Phone: 217-206-6044
Email: rjone2@uis.edu


Gerard (Jerry) Joseph
Gerard (Jerry) JosephAssociate Provost for Budget & Administrative Planning

PAC 506 / MS PAC 525
Phone: 217-206-6003
Email: gjose1@uis.edu


Monica Kroft
Monica Kroft photoAdministrative Assistant to the Provost

PAC 528 / MS PAC 525
Phone: 217-206-6614
Email: mkrof2@uis.edu


Don Long
Donald LongInterim Assistant Director of Research Administration

PAC 522 / MS PAC 525
Phone: 217-206-7409
Email: long.donald@uis.edu


Brian Moore
Administrative Aide / Campus Senate Office

PAC 383/MS PAC 383
Phone: 217-206-6664
Email: bmoor02s@uis.edu


Steve Moore
Steve MooreAdministrative Aide / Academic HR

PAC 540 /MS PAC 525
Phone: 217-206-7406
Email: smoor5@uis.edu


Patsy Nation
Office Support Specialist / Receptionist

PAC 525 / MS PAC 525
Phone: 217-206-7022
Email: nation.patsy@uis.edu


Linda Schneider
SchneiderOffice Administrator / Graduate Education, Academic HR

PAC 529 / MS PAC 525
Phone: 217-206-6540
Email: lslom3@uis.edu


Natalie Taylor
Natalie TaylorAssistant Provost / Academic HR

PAC 538 / MS PAC 525
Phone: 217-206-6616
Email: ntayl1@uis.edu


Alicia Utterback
Office Administrator / Faculty Files Custodian
PAC 531 / MS PAC 525
Phone: 217-206-7408
Email: amwade2@uis.edu


Summer staff

  • Sarah Austin, Faculty Files
  • Hayley Goben, Student Office Assistant
  • Hridi Rahman, Lean Staffing Alignment Project