Brown University, a repeat client, has retained Helbling to conduct an executive search to secure an Assistant Director of Design & Construction.
The Planning Design & Construction (PD&C) group oversees approximately 100 to 150 projects annually with an average total volume of $100M to $150M, which vary widely in type, complexity, duration, value and overall scope. The Assistant Director of Design & Construction (AD) reports directly to the Director, Design & Construction and assists in overall departmental management and departmental leadership. The AD is responsible for direct oversight and management of staff, stakeholders, resources, and processes associated with a large volume of multi-disciplined project work amounting to between 75 and 100 projects within that portfolio, including capital work ($5M to $20M), academic and administrative space renovations ($3M to $5M), renewal ($10M to $20M), as well as utilities and infrastructure upgrades ($5M to $15M).
Located in historic Providence, Rhode Island and founded in 1764, Brown University is the seventh-oldest college in the United States. Brown is an independent, coeducational Ivy League institution comprising undergraduate and graduate programs, plus the Alpert Medical School, School of Public Health, School of Engineering, and the School of Professional Studies. With its talented and motivated student body and accomplished faculty, Brown is a leading research university that maintains a particular commitment to exceptional undergraduate instruction.
Brown’s vibrant, diverse community consists of about 6,580 undergraduates; 2,255 graduate students; 545 medical school students; more than 6,000 summer, visiting, and online students; and more than 700 faculty members. Brown students come from all 50 states and more than 115 countries.
Brown is frequently recognized for its global reach, many cultural events, numerous campus groups and activities, active community service programs, highly competitive athletics, and beautiful facilities located in a richly historic urban setting.
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