Interim Vice President/Chief Financial Officer and Comptroller

Dr. Avijit Ghosh is the Interim Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Comptroller.

The Office of the Vice President and Chief Financial Officer has management oversight and responsibility for all financial functions and oversees all revenues, costs, capital expenditures, investments and debt. The Vice President/CFO also serves as comptroller of the university system.

The Office of the CFO is responsible for system-wide budget execution and implementation, financing, and execution of all capital projects. In conjunction with the Vice President for Academic Affairs, the CFO develops the budget for the university.

Contacts

Office of Vice President, CFO, & Comptroller
Interim Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, & Comptroller: Avijit Ghosh
349 Henry Administration Building, MC-352
506 South Wright Street, Urbana, Illinois 61801
Office: 217-333-1560

Office of Vice President, CFO, & Comptroller
Administrative Assistant: Jill Odom
jillodom@uillinois.edu 
349 Henry Administration Building, MC-352
506 South Wright Street, Urbana, Illinois 61801
Office: 217-333-1560
Fax: 217-244-8108

Presidents Office
Administrative Assistant: Joyce Williams
william4@uillinois.edu
414 Administration Office Building, MC-761
1737 West Polk Street, Chicago, Illinois 61801
Office: 312-996-8800
Fax: 312-996-9013

Reporting Units

Business and Financial Services

Senior Associate Vice President & Deputy Comptroller: Michael Bass

Treasury Operations

Associate Vice President: Peter Newman

University Office of Capital Programs and Real Estate Services

 

Dr. Avijit Ghosh

Dr. Avijit Ghosh

Avijit Ghosh was appointed as the Interim Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, and Comptroller of the University of Illinois System on September 1, 2017. Previously, from August 2014 to 2017 he served as the Chief Executive Officer of the University of Illinois Hospital and Clinics at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

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