Tupper
Assistant Dean of Infrastructure • The College of Arts and Sciences Physical Plant Manager • Construction Activities • Space Management • Funding Application
Space Management and Construction

Old Main, Room 1B-24C

Space Management & Construction

Responsibilities:

Built Environment 

  • Manage the College of Arts and Sciences Building Portfolio
  • Align physical plant maintenance, upgrades and new construction efforts with the college's mission

Construction-Related Activities

  • Offer general support to departments interested in renovation projects
  • Facilitate communication between departments and project management/construction resources inside and outside the University
  • College of Arts and Sciences owners representative for capital projects
  • Oversee quality and consistency of construction project delivery in the A&S portfolio

Space Management Issues

  • Primary point of contact for space requests
  • Manage advancement of space requests to the Space Committee, and if required, the Provost’s Office
  • Manage space Memorandum of Understanding documentation

Inclusive Design

  • Create spaces that are welcoming for all
  • Strive for a built environment that is accessible, comfortable and inspiring
  • Seek out equity in design

Funding Applications

  • Support the development of responses to Funding Opportunity Announcements for infrastructure improvements 
  • Manage the CAS Request for Funds solicitation
  • In partnership with Facilities Management, coordinate other funding opportunities like Controlled Maintenance, Deferred Maintenance, Energy Incentives, etc.