Northeastern Illinois University

OFFICE OF HUMAN RESOURCES

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Bernard Office Building
5555 N. Bernard St.
Chicago, IL 60625

Phone: (773) 442-5200
Fax: (773) 442-5220
Email: hr-office@neiu.edu

Office Hours: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday

(773) 442-5200
(773) 442-5220
Abby Murray, Interim Executive Director of Human Resources
Abby
Murray
SHRP, SHRM-SCP
Interim Executive Director
Human Resources
Expertise
Provides overall strategic leadership for University talent initiatives and Human Resources operations at NEIU.
Office Hours
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday
Judy Taylor
Judy
Taylor
Human Resources Assistant Manager
Human Resources
Expertise
New hire data entry
Employment verifications
Unemployment claim processing
Tuition waivers
Office Hours
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday
NEIU logo
Mai
Tran Tang
Human Resource Associate / Payroll
Human Resources
Expertise
Processing regular payroll, payroll adjustment and labor redistribution.
Updates the employee deduction records for parking deductions, tax withholdings, NEIU foundation deductions, union dues, and employees' direct deposit.
Processing compensable sick and final leave payout checks for employees.
Office Hours
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday
Rina Charters
Rina
Charters
Human Resources Associate
Human Resources
Expertise
Handles all transactions and data maintenance for A&P (Administrative & Professional), Adjuncts, Faculty and all other UPI members (from onboarding to compensation inquiries/issues).
Reviews and Processes Courtesy and Administrative Affiliate Appointments.
Oversees the processing of One-Time Payments.
Office Hours
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday
Troy Davenport
Troy
Davenport
Human Resources Assistant Manager
Human Resources
Expertise
Civil Service Examinations
Desk Audits
Employment Counseling
Office Hours
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday
Matthew Michel
Matthew
Michel
Human Resources Assistant Manager, HRIS
Human Resources
Expertise
Compliance
Reporting
Data management
Office Hours
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday
Griselda Sweeney
Griselda
Sweeney
Human Resource Associate
Human Resources
Expertise
Benefit and leave administration
Workers' Compensation
State Universities Retirement System and Central Management Services
Office Hours
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday
Delilah McDonald-Fitts
Delilah
A.
McDonald-Fitts
Human Resources Representative
Human Resources
Expertise
Provides clerical and administrative support services such as answering HR main phone and monitoring HR email accounts; in addition, check all incoming faxes and office mail.
Relays messages to staff, and maintains equipment and supplies.
Ensures that applicants submit the required application materials.
Assists with the entire new hire process.
Employee advocate
Office Hours
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday
Yolanda Aguilera
Yolanda
Aguilera
Deputy Director for Human Resources Lead, Recruitment and Employment
Human Resources
Expertise
Responsible for all talent acquisition, employee onboarding, and prospective candidate experiences.
Office Hours
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday
Human Resource Associate-Payroll Manager
Hopal
A.
Russell
Human Resource Associate-Payroll Manager
Human Resources
Expertise
Payroll including deductions, direct deposits, payroll migration, audits, compliance and automation.
Office Hours
Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.