Director: Tim Taylor (

Chaplain: Fr. Bob Flannery (

Newman Associate: Fr. Joseph Brown, S.J., SIU Professor of Africana Studies

Secretary: Susan Cauthen (

Pastoral Associate: Dawn O’Leary (

Campus Minister: Terry Marmion (

Staff information for our partner parish, St. Francis Xavier in Carbondale, available at

Campus Minister Position Available for Fall 2020:  Paid Campus Ministry Internship

Job Description

The Newman Catholic Student Center at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale is seeking a Catholic Campus Minister for a full-time, paid internship starting in July or August, 2020. The position lasts until May 2021 and is potentially renewable. The campus minister will work in collaboration with other staff and our Student Ministry Team to provide a comprehensive program of pastoral care, evangelization, discipleship formation, sacramental celebration, theological reflection, spiritual growth, leadership development, retreats, and service opportunities for undergraduate students. Precise duties can be customized to the interests and qualifications of the candidate.


Housing, medical benefits, and a salary of $1750 per month provided.


Baccalaureate degree or higher. Practicing Catholic with a commitment to missionary discipleship. Preference will be given to candidates with experience in working with a campus ministry program, and to those with experience in music ministry.


Please send cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Tim Taylor, Director, at

About the Employer

The Newman Catholic Student Center serves the Diocese of Belleville and the students, faculty, staff, and local community at Southern Illinois University. We invite others into an encounter with Jesus Christ by proclaiming the Word of God, celebrating the sacraments, growing in holiness, fostering community, promoting peace and justice, and offering service to those in need.