John J. Noonan

Vice President, Facilities

John J. Noonan was appointed vice president for facilities effective July 1, 2011. His responsibilities at Duke include the oversight of the campus buildings and grounds, including a workforce of about 500 staff. Major functional areas include Physical Plant, Planning, Design & Construction, Engineering, Utilities, Energy, Grounds, Housekeeping, and Administration.

Noonan began as Associate Vice President for Facilities at Duke in June, 2005.  Before that, he was with Brown University for 13 years, most recently serving as vice president for facilities. He also held positions in consulting engineering and project management firms as well as in residential and commercial real estate development in California, New York, Connecticut, and Massachusetts. He holds a bachelor of science degree in civil engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute, a master’s degree in business administration from Columbia University and is a professional engineer.

The Facilities Management Department 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.

Academic Leadership

Dean, School of Medicine
Dean, Fuqua School of Business
Dean of the Graduate School/Vice Provost for Graduate Education
Dean, Nicholas School of the Environment
Dean, School of Nursing & Vice Chancellor for Nursing Affairs
Dean, Divinity School
Dean, Pratt School of Engineering
Dean, Sanford School of Public Policy
Dean, School of Law
Dean and Vice Provost, Undergraduate Education
Dean of Arts and Sciences
Vice Provost, Faculty Diversity and Faculty Development
Vice Provost for Library Affairs
Vice Provost for the Arts
Executive Vice Provost for Finance and Administration
Interim Vice President and Vice Provost, Global Strategy and Programs
Vice Provost for Interdisciplinary Studies
Vice Provost for Research
Vice Provost for Academic Affairs
President & CEO, DUMAC

University Administration

Vice President and General Counsel
Vice President, Administration
Vice President, Information Technology and Chief Information Officer
Vice President, Student Affairs
Vice President, Facilities
Vice President, Office for Institutional Equity
Vice President and University Secretary
Vice President, Public Affairs and Government Relations
Vice President, Alumni Affairs and Development
Vice President, Finance
Vice President and Director of Athletics
Vice President, Durham and Regional Affairs
President, DUMAC