Reporting System

Implementation Profile for Virginia Commonwealth University

Submitted on August 27, 2008; last updated on August 11, 2016

Institution Information

Commitment Type Carbon
Basic Carnegie Classification Doctorate Granting
Control Public
Location Richmond, VA
Community Setting Mid-size city
USDOE Climate Zone 4
Current President or Chancellor's Name Michael Rao
Current President or Chancellor's Title President
Main Website http://www.vcu.edu/
Sustainability Website http://www.vcugoesgreen.vcu.edu/
Additional Urls No information provided

Implementation Structure

Institutional Format Committee
Number of Individuals in Structure 21+
Stakeholder Groups Represented Faculty, Students, Executive, Staff
Description VCU Sustainability Committee consists of the following positions:

Provost & Senior VP for Academic Affairs- co-chair;
COO & Senior VP for Finance & Administration - co-chair;
Degree Audit & Edit Administrator;
Vice-Provost of Community Engagement;
Director of Service-Learning Program;
Executive Director, VCU ASPiRE;
Associate Dean, Curriculum & Assessment, School of the Arts
VCU Faculty (9);
Associate Professor, Interior Design
Professor, Marketing,
Associate Professor, Teaching & Learning, School of Education
Associate Professor, Social Psychology
Assistant Professor, Urban Studies & Regional Planning (2)
Associate Professor, Homeland security/Emergency Preparedness
Assistant Professor, Focused Inquiry
Associate Professor, Chemical & Life Sciences Engineering
Assistant Director-Center for Environmental Studies;
Assistant VP for Research;
Executive Director of Health Sciences Resources & Planning- VCUHS;
Director of Recreational Sports;
Director of VCU Business Services;
Dining Sales & Services Manager;
Associate Vice-President of Facilities Management;
Executive Director of Physical Plant/Deputy for Facilities Management;
Assistant Director of Design Services;
Interior Design Project Manager;
University Planner;
Director of Support Shops & Special Projects;
Superintendent of Grounds;
Energy Manager;
Director of Sustainability;
Sustainability Coordinator;
Sustainability Reporting & Outreach Coordinator;
Sustainability Program Coordinator;
Director, Parking & Transportation;
Asst Manager, Parking & Transportation;
Alternative Transportation Coordinator;
Chief Human Resources Officer;
Director of Procurement & Payment;
Assistant Director of VCU Technology Services;
Associate University Librarian for Admid & Policy Development;
Office of Community Policing, VCU Police;
Associate Dean of Student Affairs/ Dean, Student Affairs MCV;
Assistant Director of Facilities/Conferences;
Asst Director & Nutrition Services Coordinator;
Senior Director, Marketing Communications;
Public Relations Specialist - Communications & Public Relations;
Associate University Librarian for Administration & Policy Development;
Manger, Contract Administration, Procurement Services;
Staff Senate;
VCU MPC students (3);
Committees and Groups with whom Institution coordinates No information provided
Implementation Liaison's Name Erin Stanforth
Implementation Liaison's Title Director of Sustainability
Implementation Liaison's Department Office of Sustainability: Physical Plant Department