The Center promotes the academic study of Palestine by supporting research, teaching, and intellectual collaboration among scholars within Columbia University and beyond. CPS provides an institutional home for faculty, post-doctoral researchers, and students at Columbia in fields that include history, literary studies, the social sciences, religion, philosophy, law, archaeology, architecture, and the arts. The Center also builds connections with other institutions and scholars to strengthen the academic study of Palestine and Palestinians throughout the United States and the world.

To learn more about the programs organized or supported by the Center, participating faculty and course offerings, and the resources for the study of Palestinian history, culture, society, and politics at Columbia University, please explore this website through the menu above and the links on the right.