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Juniors & Seniors who were previously assigned to a different advisor may continue to consult with their old advisor, or switch to a new one.

Before contacting an advisor, check whether your question has been answered in our FAQs for:

First-Years
Majors & Prospective Majors
General Studies Students

Biology Majors & Concentrators (CC)

Current and prospective major students whose last names begin with:
  • A-H
    • Prof. Dan Kalderon
      1013 Fairchild Center
      ddk1@columbia.edu
      Thursday 3-5 / Friday 3-5pm, or by appointment.

      Please bring a Biology Major planning sheet or a list of completed and current courses if seeking advice on which courses to take.

  • I-P
    • Prof. Alice Heicklen
      744B Mudd
      Phone: (212) 854-5952
      ah2289@columbia.edu
      by email or by phone

  • Q-Z
    • Prof. Elizabeth Miller
      617 Fairchild
      Phone:(212)854-2264
      em2282@columbia.edu
      Tuesday 2-4pm, or by appointment
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Biology Majors (GS)

    • Prof. Deborah Mowshowitz
      744D Mudd
      dbm2@columbia.edu
      Tuesday 1:00-2:00 pm and Thursday 3-4 pm or by appointment
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Biochemistry Majors (CC)


For Biology
Prof. Brent Stockwell
1208 North West Corner Building
stockwell@biology.columbia.edu
by email


For Chemistry
Prof. Virginia Cornish
418 Havemeyer Hall
vc114@.columbia.edu
by email
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Biochemistry Majors (GS)

Prof. Brent Stockwell
1208 North West Corner Building
stockwell@biology.columbia.edu
by email
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Biophysics Majors

Prof. Julio Fernandez
1011A Fairchild
jf2120@columbia.edu
by email
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Joint Majors in Neuroscience & Behavior (CC)

Prof. Jian Yang
917A Fairchild
jy160@columbia.edu

For Psychology (CC & GS)

Professor Donald Hood
415 Schermerhorn
dch3@columbia.edu

Professor Carl Hart

316 Schermerhorn
clh42@columbia.edu
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Joint Majors in Neuroscience & Behavior (GS)

Prof. Deborah Mowshowitz
744D Mudd
dbm2@columbia.edu
Tuesday 1:00-2:00 pm and Thursday 3-4 pm or by appointment
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Major in Evolutionary Biology

Prof. Jill Shapiro
3 Claremont and 116th St
jss19@columbia.edu
Thursday 12:15-2:15pm, or by appointment
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Environmental Biology

Prof. Matthew I Palmer
10th Floor Schermerhorn Ext
mp2434@columbia.edu
Tuesday 12-2pm, or by appointment
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For All Majors (CC&GS)

If your advisor is not available or you have special questions, consult the Director of Undergraduate Studies - Prof. Deborah Mowshowitz
744D Mudd
dbm2@columbia.edu
Tuesday 1:00-2:00 pm and Thursday 3-4 pm or by appointment
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Bio Career Advisor

Advisor for students applying to graduate school or looking for bio related jobs. (Students applying to medical school should consult the pre-professional office.)

Prof Chloë Bulinski, Ph.D.
Professor of Biological Sciences and Pathology & Cell Biology
Columbia University
804A Sherman Fairchild Center
M.C. 2450, 1212 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10027
Phone: (212)854-5570
jcb4@columbia.edu
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