August Cervini | Overview
Senior Vice President of Research Administration
Gus Cervini is Senior Vice President, Research Administration, at Boston Children’s Hospital. Gus directs the administrative infrastructure that supports a research enterprise consisting of about 1,500 investigators who generate about $310 million in annual expenditures. Prior to this role, he was Senior Director of Administration and Research in the Department of Medicine (DOM) at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, where he had overall administrative responsibility for the ~$435MM in annual research expenditures; ~1600 active, independently-funded sponsored research projects, 430K NASF of research space; and 1000+ principle investigators and research fellows.
Prior to joining the BWH, Gus was Chief of Staff at the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard from 2002-06; Project Manager for Institutional Events at the Whitehead Institute 1997-2002; Media Coordinator for the American Psychiatric Association from 1992-97. Gus was selected as one of Boston Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 (2003) for his role in the founding of the Broad Institute. He served in the United States Army Reserve from 1986-2004. He received his BA from Providence College and MBA from Regis University. Gus is married (Jeanne) and has an 8-year old daughter (Caroline), and he resides in Sudbury, Mass.