Senior Research Engineer
Industrial Energy Efficiency
Patrick Brown is a licensed Professional Engineer and Certified Energy Manager who joined the Energy Resources Center at the University of Illinois at Chicago in 2014. Patrick graduated with a degree in Nuclear Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and has over thirteen years of experience in the energy efficiency field. He has successfully managed several energy efficiency programs for both the State of Illinois and the U.S. Department of Energy and has performed energy assessments in a variety of facilities over the course of his career from the commercial, institutional, and industrial sectors. He is currently an Assistant Director for the US Department of Energy’s Industrial Assessment Center Program where he leads industrial energy assessments and trains teams of student engineers in all aspects of how to complete an energy assessment.