Erik Terry Returns to HDR as Principal Planner for Education, Science and Tech Markets

Erik Terry

Erik Terry has rejoined HDR’s architecture practice as principal planner for education, science and tech markets.

In his role at HDR, Terry will partner with others in business development and project teams to program, plan and design complex laboratory facilities that improve research operations and catalyze scientific discovery. While based in the Princeton office, Terry will support education, science and tech project teams across the United States and abroad.

“We’re thrilled that Erik has decided to rejoin our team at HDR,” said Steve Riojas, global director for the firm’s education, science and tech sector. “His expertise, focus on quality service, and commitment to providing our clients with strategies to propel their research forward are extremely complementary to our robust planning group.”

Over the course of his 20-year career, Terry has worked on many laboratory planning projects across the country and around the world. Working alongside numerous biotechnology, pharmaceutical, academic, institutional and government clients, he has helped advance design solutions that successfully address complex programming and planning requirements. 

A thought leader in the industry, Terry has spoken on many laboratory design topics for venues such as Tradeline, International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering, Turnkey, and American Association for Laboratory Animal Science.

About HDR

For more than a century, HDR has partnered with clients to shape communities and push the boundaries of what’s possible. Our expertise spans nearly 10,000 employees, in more than 200 locations around the world — and counting. Our engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services bring an impressive breadth of knowledge to every project. Our optimistic approach to finding innovative solutions defined our past and drives our future.