Academic Appointments

Appointment or reappointment of officers of instruction and the terms of appointment are first confirmed in writing by the department chair or dean. They are then subject to approval by the Provost of the University. Upon approval, The Office of the Provost issues formal letters of appointment on behalf of the Secretary of the University.

Any questions regarding academic appointment letters may be directed to Pearl Spiro, Associate Provost for Academic Appointments (408 Low Library, 854-3813 or via email at: ps27@columbia.edu).