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Mission Statement

Contact Information

606 Kent Hall 
Mail Code 3948
Columbia University 
1140 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10027 USA
phone: 212-854-2559 
fax: 212-854-5164
ogp@columbia.edu


In the event of an emergency outside of normal busines hours, please contact:

Columbia University Emergency 212-854-5555
Columbia University Public Safety 212-854-2797


Staff

Kavita Sharma
Acting Dean of the Office of Global Programs and Fellowships
Dean of the Center for Career Education
phone: 212-854-2559
ks2173@columbia.edu  

Columbia Programs

Fay Ju 
Associate Dean
phone: 212-854-6333 
fjj1@columbia.edu
Office hours by appointment. Please email to schedule.

Robin Leephaibul
Associate Director
phone: 212-854-6680
rl2705@columbia.edu
Advisor for Columbia programs in: Beijing (semester/academic year, summer language & summer visual culture) Istanbul (spring) and Istanbul Balkan Transcultural Studies Program (summer), Kyoto (semester/academic year & summer), and Shanghai (summer)
Fall 2016 (Starting Sept 6): Regular appointment hours on Tuesdays from 1-2pm and Fridays 12-3pm. To sign up for an appointment, visit: Robin Leephaibul Advising Calendar. Please check your Google time zone when signing up for an appointment and make sure it's Eastern Standard Time (EST).

Meg Booth
Associate Director
phone: 212-854-4203
Email: mr2850@columbia.edu
Advisor for Columbia programs in: Amman, Amman/Paris, Kenya, Tunis/Istanbul, Venice, Berlin. & Paris (semester & academic year, summer French studies and summer Art Humanities & Music Humanities).
Hours by appointment. To sign up for an appointment email Meg or click here: Meg Booth Advising Calendar. Please check your Google time zone when signing up for an appointment and make sure it's Eastern Standard Time (EST).

Jillian Burdziak
Program Coordinator
phone: 212-854-4120
jmb2336@columbia.edu
Advisor for Columbia programs in: LondonRio de Janeiro, and Rome/Hadrian's Villa
Hours by appointment. To sign up for an appointment email Jillian or click here: Jillian Burdziak Advising Calendar. Please check your Google time zone when signing up for an appointment and make sure it's Eastern Standard Time (EST).

Maryann Borgognone 
Program Coordinator
phone: 212-854-2559 
mb2896@columbia.edu

Megan Friar
Administrative Assistant
Phone: 212-854-0491
mf3031@columbia.edu

Non-Columbia Programs and Fellowships

Scott Carpenter
Associate Dean
phone: 212-854-2559
sc2764@columbia.edu
Advisor for Fellowships and the Columbia College Oxbridge Scholars Program.
Fall 2016 (Starting Sept 6): Regular appointment hours on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1-4 pm. For an appointments outside of these times, email Dean Carpenter. To sign up for an a slot during regular appointment hours please visit: Dean Carpenter Advising Calendar. Please check your Google time zone when signing up for an appointment and make sure it's Eastern Standard Time (EST). 

Jill Burya
Associate Director
phone: 212-854-1130
jb3412@columbia.edu 
Advisor for non-Columbia programs in: Africa, Asia, Latin America, the Middle East and language programs in Europe. 
Fall 2016 (Starting Sept 6): Appointments on Tuesdays from 3- 5 pm and Fridays from 2-4 pm. Walk in Hours on Wednesdays from 11 am - 1 pm. To sign up for an appointment visit: Jill Burya Advising Calendar. Please check your Google time zone when signing up for an appointment and make sure it's Eastern Standard Time (EST).

Laura Paine Schiff
Assistant Director
phone: 212-854-6624
lbp2123@columbia.edu 
Advisor for non-Columbia programs in Australia & New Zealand, Multiple Country Programs, United Kingdom and other English-speaking programs in Europe. 
Fall 2016 (Starting Sept 6): Appointments on Tuesdays from 3- 5 pm and Fridays from 12- 2 pm. Walk in Hours on Wednesday from 11 am - 1 pm. To sign up for an appointment click here: Laura Schiff Advising Calendar. Please check your time zone when signing up for an appointment and make sure it's Eastern Standard Time (EST).

Jodi Zaffino
Assistant Director
Phone: 212-854-1161
jaz2124@columbia.edu
Advisor for Fellowships
Fall 2016 (Starting Sept 9):  Appointments on Tuesdays from 10 am - 12 pm and Wednesdays from 11 am to 12 pm. Walk ins on Friday from 10 am to 12 pm. To sign up for an appointment click here: Jodi Zaffino Appointment Calendar. Please check your time zone when signing up for an appointment and make sure it's Eastern Standard Time (EST).

Finance and Administration

Wendy Huo
Executive Director of Finance and Administration
Phone: 212-854-5061
whuo@columbia.edu

Jeffrey Cousino
Associate Director of Global Education Planning
Phone: 212-854-2172
jec2101@columbia.edu

Belinda Seed
Associate Director of Budget and Operations
Phone: 212-854-0441
bs2782@columbia.edu

Xin Wang
Financial Coordinator
Phone: 212-854-9824
xw2203@columbia.edu
606 Kent Hall   MC 3948   1140 Amsterdam Ave   New York, NY 10027    
Phone: 212-854-2559   Fax: 212-854-5164