About Us

The Facilities Management Department, led by Vice President John Noonan, manages the operations and maintenance for campus facilities, grounds, and utilities; oversees project planning; coordinates design, renovation and construction for the overall operations of the University to ensure the ongoing safety, integrity, value and sustainability of Duke's world-class facilities.

2016 Annual Report

Senior Leadership Team

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Click here to view the department org chart (Facilities Management employees only).


Facilities Management recognizes that a safe work environment is essential to the health and well being of all employees.  Safety is at the top of our 10 Strategic Initiatives and our goal is 100% productivity through ZERO accidents and injuries and compliance with all Environmental, Safety and Health (ESH) requirements.  Through programs, audits and training, our goal is to communicate that Safety is Job #1.

Energy and Resource Management

As part of Duke’s continued leadership in environmental stewardship and sustainability, the university has signed the American College and University Presidents Climate Commitment. To achieve Duke's goals, Facilities Management plays an important role in managing the energy and environmental resources of the University.