Project Management




Project Management

Project Management provides collaborative project management leadership for capital projects above $100,000 project cost at Cornell University.  Key partners include University Endowed and Contract Colleges and Units.  Our team is involved at the early stages of project development and scoping and is responsible for leading concept studies, facility master planning studies necessary to develop key project initiatives in support of College and Unit mission.  Following University level project approval, project managers provide project management and leadership for all phases of design through construction and close-out.


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Projects should begin with  Project Intake 

The Project Intake Manager will help you define the goals and scope of your projects, large or small, and establish a budget within your department or unit’s means.  The Project Intake Manager will help to confirm the scope, budget, and schedule of your project, and the assignment of a Project Manager to position your project for success.  

Engineering & Project Management staff of professional project and construction managers are here to guide your project from initiation to completion, working as a lliason between you and your department or unit and the FCS staff, outside consultants and contractors dedicated to the successful delivery of your project.

If you have any questions, please contact the Project Intake Manager today.

Primary Contact Information:

Laurrie Coffin
Administrative Assistant
102 Humphreys Service Building
Ithaca, NY 14853