The Office of Faculty Affairs ensures the continued excellence of Columbia's faculty and academic community. The office is responsible for: administering the University's policies and processes governing academic appointments, and the statutory provisions governing faculty service; managing the University's system of tenure reviews; authorizing leaves on behalf of the President; negotiating faculty retirement agreements; working with the University Senate, and its subcommittees, on many issues including faculty-related surveys and studies, and maintaining fair processes in handling grievances from academic officers; assisting with the development of programs that help faculty members advance their careers; and the collection and analysis of data to assess the effectiveness of current faculty programs, and to identify and explore issues of importance to the University.

 

Dr. Christopher L. Brown, Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs
(212) 854-2254; clb2140@columbia.edu

Staff Directory

Name Title Contact
Alanzo Dale Office Assistant 212-854-2256           
Angel Flesher Assistant Provost for Faculty Affairs 212-854-1328 alf2153@columbia.edu
Anna Makkar Associate Director of Operations and Analytics 212-854-0636 am4150@columbia.edu
Carmen DeLeon Assistant Provost for Academic Appointments 212-854-1334 cd28@columbia.edu
Jinah Helen Paek Associate Director for Academic Appointments 212-854-1462 jp2175@columbia.edu
Linda Sheridan-Dasilva Manager of Tenure Reviews 212-854-2254 ls274@columbia.edu
Lisa Silochan Assistant Director 212-854-3814 ls274@columbia.edu
Niurka Campusano Associate Director for Academic Appointments 212-854-1106 nc178@columbia.edu
Pearl Spiro Associate Provost for Academic Appointments 212-854-1337; ps27@columbia.edu
Raquel Muñoz Associate Director for Academic Appointments 212-854-0637 rm271@columbia.edu
Whitney W. Su Administrative Manager 212-854-2255 ws2500@columbia.edu
Zeid Sitnica Assistant Provost for Academic Appointments 212-854-7443 zs2152@columbia.edu

 

Policy Statements

Tenure Review Advisory Committee

TRAC Statistics

Columbia University Tenure Guidelines updated for AY 16-17

Barnard College Tenure Guidelines updated for AY 14-15

Up-or-Out Policy Statements

Parental Leave Statements

Officers of Instruction

Officers of the Libraries

Salary Guidelines for Officers of Research AY 17-18

Tuition for GRAs Outside of the Health Sciences

Summary Table  (pdf format)

Examples  (pdf format)

Tuition for GRAs in the Health Sciences

Summary Table  (pdf format)

Examples  (pdf format)

Memo to Principal Investigators on Tuition for GRAs

New University Policy Governing Health Benefits for Full-Time Postdoctoral Fellows