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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

Michael Pippenger
Dean of Undergraduate Global Programs
Assistant Vice President of International Education
phone: 212-854-2559
mp2496@columbia.edu
Office hours by appointment.  Please contact Maryann Borgognone at mb2896@columbia.edu to schedule.

Columbia Programs

Fay Ju 
Associate Dean
phone: 212-854-6333 
fjj1@columbia.edu
Students should email Dean Ju with questions for Columbia programs in Amman, Amman and Paris, Berlin, Istanbul (summer) and Paris

Robin Leephaibul
Associate Director
phone: 212-854-6680
rl2705@columbia.edu
Advisor for Columbia programs in: Beijing, Istanbul (spring), Kyoto, Shanghai
Office Hours: Tuesdays 2-3 pm and Wednesdays 3-4:30 pm. To sign up for an appointment, click here: Robin Leephaibul Advising Calendar.

Maryann Borgognone 
Program Coordinator 
Executive Assistant to the Dean
phone: 212-854-2559 
mb2896@columbia.edu

Laura Paine Schiff
Assistant Director
phone: 212-854-6624
lbp2123@columbia.edu
Advisor for Columbia programs in: Kenya, Rio de Janeiro, Rome/Hadrian's Villa, Tunis/Istanbul, and Venice
Walk-in Office Hours Mondays from 2-4 pm or via online appointment: Laura Schiff Advising Calendar. Please list the country, city, and semester you are interested in studying abroad. 

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 
Walk-in Office Hours Monday from 2-4 pm or via online appointment Tuesdays & Thursdays, 1-4 pm. To sign up for an appointment, click here: Dean Carpenter Advising Calendar

Sara E. Ede
Associate Director
phone: 212-854-1130
see2119@columbia.edu
Advisor for non-Columbia programs in: Africa, Asia, Latin America, Spain and Portugal
Walk-in Office Hours: Tuesdays and Wednesdays 3-4:30 pm or email for appointment

Laura Paine Schiff
Assistant Director
phone: 212-854-6624
lbp2123@columbia.edu 
Advisor for non-Columbia programs in: Australia & New Zealand, the Middle East and Europe (excluding the Columbia College Oxbridge Scholars Program, Spain and Portugal)
Walk-in Office Hours Monday from 2-4 pm or via online appointment: Laura Schiff Advising Calendar. Please list the country, city, and semester you are interested in studying abroad

Jodi Zaffino
Program Coordinator for Fellowships
Phone: 212-854-1161
jaz2124@columbia.edu
Advisor for fellowships
Walk In Office Hours: Mondays 2-4 pm and Thursdays from 1-3 pm

Finance and Administration

Wendy Huo
Executive Director of Finance and Adminstration
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: 212-854-0441
xw2203@columbia.edu
606 Kent Hall   MC 3948   1140 Amsterdam Ave   New York, NY 10027    
Phone: 212-854-2559   Fax: 212-854-5164