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Salaries of UI chancellors and vice chancellors

By Jessica Bursztynsky, Senior Reporter

Chancellor Robert Jones: $649,000

Job description: Jones is the chief executive officer of the Urbana-Champaign campus.

Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Provost Andreas Cangellaris: $495,000

Job description: Cangellaris is the chief academic and budget officer for campus. It is his job to oversee academic and budgetary policies.  

Vice Chancellor for Research Susan Martinis: $327,500

Job description: Martinis is the senior research officer on campus. She coordinates research initiatives, facilitates research and creative endeavors and oversees administrative processes and interdisciplinary institutes.

Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs Danita Brown Young: $279,500

Job description: Brown Young is the senior student affairs officer. Her sole focus is on the students, as she is responsible for ensuring they have opportunities for health and wellness, diversity and engagement.

Vice Chancellor for Institutional Advancement Barry Benson: $340,000

Job description: Benson is the senior advancement officer. He focuses on alumni relations, marketing and communications, and development to lead to financial growth from private donors.

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