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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

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)
Office Hours via online appointment Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 2:00-4:00 pm. To sign up for an appointment, click here: 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, and Venice.
Office Hours via online appointment Mondays 1:00-3:00 pm and Thursdays 1:00-3:00 pm. To sign up for an appointment, 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).

Thomas Spencer
Program Coordinator
phone: 212-854-5483
ts2866@columbia.edu
Advisor for Columbia programs in: Berlin, Istanbul Byzantine Studies & Urban Mapping Program (summer), Paris (semester & academic year, summer French studies and summer Art Humanities & Music Humanities)
Open Office Hours on Tuesdays from 2-4 pm. Appointments on Wednesdays from 2-4 pm. To sign up for an appointment, click here: Thomas Spencer 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: LondonMexico City, Rio de Janeiro, and Rome/Hadrian's Villa
Office Hours via online appointment Mondays and Thursdays from 1:00-3:00 pm.  To sign up for an appointment, 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 
Executive Assistant to the Dean
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 and non-Columbia programs in: Asia, Latin America, Spain and Portugal
Open Office Hours on Mondays from 2-4 pm. Appointments on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1-4 pm. To sign up for an appointment, click here: Dean Carpenter Advising Calendar.  Please check your 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: Africa, Australia & New Zealand, the Middle East and Europe (excluding the Columbia College Oxbridge Scholars Program, Spain and Portugal)
Appointments on Mondays from 3-5 pm and Tuesdays from 2-4 pm. Open Office Hours on Wednesdays from 2-4 pm. To sign up for an appointment, click here: Laura Schiff Advising Calendar. Please list the country, city, and semester you are interested in studying abroad.  Please check your time zone when signing up for an appointment and make sure it's Eastern Standard Time (EST).

Jodi Zaffino
Program Coordinator for Fellowships
Phone: 212-854-1161
jaz2124@columbia.edu
Advisor for fellowships
Spring 2016 Office Hours: Mondays 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