The Office of the Provost directs the development and implementation of University academic plans and policies, and supervises the work of faculties, departments, institutes, and research centers principally through the work of the offices of these vice provosts.
Troy Eggers serves as Executive Vice Provost at Columbia University.
Professor Kachani conducts research in the fields of dynamic pricing, revenue management, logistics, supply chain management, algorithmic trading, statistical arbitrage, traffic flow modeling, and transportation analysis. He teaches courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels in the areas of quantitative corporate finance, industrial economics, operations consulting, logistics, pricing, and production and inventory planning.
Vice Provost for Academic Programs
Professor of Biostatistics at CUIMC, Mailman School of Public Health
Vice Provost Venkataraman joined Columbia University in 2003. Her research focuses on developing and using novel instruments to make and study electronic circuits at the nanometer scale where the functional element is a single-molecule, a collection of a few atoms. Over the past few years, her research group has developed methods to not only measure the current that flows across a single molecule, but also the force required to break such a circuit and the amount of electricity one can generate using heat in these devices. Her research is highly interdisciplinary and she has received prominent awards including the National Science Foundation Career Award, Packard Fellowship for Science and Engineering, and the Alfred P. Sloan Fellowship in Chemistry.
Justin Pearlman was appointed Vice Provost for Communications and Engagement at Columbia University on January 1, 2019. He previously served for eight years as Chief of Staff to the Provost.
Prior to coming to Columbia in 2011 he was Assistant Provost for Research at the University of Southern California. Earlier, he held positions at the United States Institute for Peace, a federally-funded nonpartisan agency, and the Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs.
Pearlman holds a Ph.D. in Political Science from Duke University and a B.S. from the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University.
John H. Coatsworth is the provost of Columbia University, as well as a professor of international and public affairs and of history.
Dr. Mitchell serves as the Vice Provost for Faculty Advancement for Columbia University in the City of New York and Senior Associate Dean for Diversity for the Columbia University College of Dental Medicine (CDM). In his role as Vice Provost, he is responsible for leading the University’s ongoing commitment to attract, advance, and retain a diverse faculty.
David B. Austell is the Associate Provost and Director of the International Students and Scholars Office at Columbia University in New York City.
Office of the Vice Provost for Academic Programs
Office of the Vice Provost for Faculty Advancement