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University hiring freeze won’t be lifted soon

By Maggie Sullivan

September 14, 2015

The University will not be hiring additional faculty to keep up with the influx of students — at least not soon.Walter Knorr, vice president and chief financial officer, said the University administration hiring freeze that President Timothy Killeen announced July 2 is still in place and will not ...

President Killeen issues UA hiring freeze

By Daily Illini Staff Report

July 10, 2015

President Timothy Killeen issued an administrative hiring freeze on July 2 in response to an absent fiscal 2016 state budget. University spokesman Tom Hardy said the hiring freeze will affect all central administration (University Administration) positions at the University. “We want to make sure that we’ve taken s...

Killeen Issues Administrative Hiring Freeze

July 6, 2015

According to a press release issued by President Timothy Killeen on Thursday, the University is undergoing a hiring freeze on all central administrative positions due to the absence of a fiscal 2016 state budget. Killeen said the University must act decisively to manage their expenses as they continue to monitor developments in the s...