About the Office of Faculty Affairs

Latha Venkataraman
Latha Venkataraman
Latha Venkataraman

Vice Provost for
Faculty Affairs
Email 
(212) 854-2255

Mission Statement

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.

Staff

Niurka Campusano
Niurka Campusano
Niurka Campusano

Associate Director for 
Academic Appointments
Email 
(212) 854-1106

Alanzo Dale
Alanzo Dale
Alanzo Dale

Office
Assistant
Email 
(212) 854-2256

Carmen DeLeon
Carmen DeLeon
Carmen DeLeon

Assistant Provost for 
Academic Appointments
Email
(212) 854-1334

Angel Flesher
Angel Flesher
Angel Flesher

Assistant Provost for
Faculty Affairs
Email
(212) 854-1328

Anna Makkar
Anna Makkar
Anna Makkar

Associate Director of 
Operations and Analytics
Email
(212) 854-0636

Vanessa Melendez
Vanessa Melendez

Administrative Coordinator for 
Faculty Affairs
Email
(212) 854-2255

Naiomi Y. Moreno
Naiomi Y. Moreno

Assistant Director for 
Academic Appointments
Email
(212) 854-3814

Raquel Muñoz
Raquel Muñoz
Raquel Muñoz

Associate Director for 
Academic Appointments
Email 
(212) 854-0637

Jinah Helen Paek
Jinah Helen Paek
Jinah Helen Paek

Associate Director for 
Academic Appointments
Email 
(212) 854-1462

Linda Sheridan-Dasilva
Linda Sheridan-Dasilva
Linda Sheridan-Dasilva

Manager of
Tenure Reviews
Email
(212) 854-2254

Zeid Sitnica
Zeid Sitnica
Zeid Sitnica

Assistant Provost for 
Academic Appointments
Email
(212) 854-7443

Pearl Spiro
Pearl Spiro
Pearl Spiro

Associate Provost for 
Academic Appointments
Email
(212) 854-1337

Faculty Affairs

310 Low Library
535 W. 116 St., MC 4326
New York, NY 10027

(212) 854-2255

Academic Appointments

408 Low Library
535 W. 116 St., MC 4336
New York, NY 10027

(212) 854-3813

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