The Directory lists contact information for departments in Human Resources (HR) and HR-related offices, including Benefits, Employment, Tuition Programs, Retirement, Client Services, Labor Relations and Learning & Development.

Contact Information

If you require assistance with Human Resources information or need to reach an HR representative:

Go to ASK HR

    For phone, email and website information for the carriers and providers of Columbia University benefits, see vendor contacts.

    Deb Fenocchi, Director Compensation

    Pete Panycia, Senior Compensation Analyst

    Bob Reiter, Senior Director Compensation & HR Administration

    Careers at Columbia

    Morningside, Nevis Laboratories and Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory Positions

    Columbia University Medical Center Positions

    Columbia Employment Information Center offers job search assistance and job readiness workshops free of charge.

    • 3180 Broadway @ 125th Street
    • Phone: 212-851-1551 (24-hour hotline)
    • Email:
    • Hours: Monday to Friday, 9 am - 5 pm

    Visit CEIC

    Employment Verification Service

    For those employed at Columbia prior to 2006, please call the HR Service Center at 212-851-2888.

    For EOAA policy questions, please contact:

    Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action
    103 Low Library, MC 4333

    Report an incident of discrimination, harassment or gender-based misconduct

    For HR staff policy questions, please contact:

    Daniel L. Driscoll
    Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer

    622 W. 132nd Street, MC 8704
    Studebaker 4th Floor
    New York, NY 10027
    Phone: (212) 851-7008
    Fax: (212) 851-7023

    Linda Lupiani, Executive Director of Client Services

    Andys Brito, HR Generalist

    Maritza Flores, Client Manager

    Lauren Johnson, HR generalist

    Christopher Lee, Client Manager

    Christine McPherson, Client Manager

    For help with Payroll, myColumbia, and Job Applications

    622 W. 132nd Street, MC 8704
    Studebaker 4th Floor
    New York , NY 10027

    622 W. 132nd Street, MC 8705
    Studebaker 4th Floor
    New York , NY 10027

    Pilar Alayo, Manager, HR Reporting

    Studebaker MC 8710
    622 W. 132nd Street, 5th Floor
    New York, NY 10027

    Office hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.

    Labor information for Managers

    Labor information for Employees

    Officer of Labor & Employee Relations

    Brandi Bonaparte, Manager, Labor Relations (Morningside)

    Mary Ann Carlese, Director, Labor Relations (CUMC)

    Dan Driscoll, Vice President & Chief Human Resources Officer

    Idina Gorman, Director, Labor and Employee Relations (Morningside)

    Camille Nicholson, Office Manager, Labor Relations & Unemployment

    Cotia Smith, Coordinator, Labor Relations (CUMC)

    Mirian Stincone, Assistant Director, Labor and Employee Relations (Morningside)

    See "Union Contacts" below for individual contact info for the staff union offices.

    HR Learning & Development

    622 W. 132nd Street, MC 8709
    Studebaker, 4th Floor
    New York, NY 10027

    CUHR Leave Management

    615 West 131st Street, MC 8703
    Studebaker 4th Floor
    New York, NY 10027

    Lamont-Doherty Human Resources

    61 Route 9W
    Administration Building, Room 208
    Palisades, NY 10964

    • Phone: 845-365-8847

    Medical Center Human Resources 

    Georgian Building
    617 West 168th Street, 2nd Floor
    New York , NY 10032

    • Phone: 212-305-3819
    • Fax: 212-305-5728


    Questions and instructions regarding MyColumbia / People@Columbia (PAC) or Personnel Action Forms (PAFs):

    Go to ASK HR 

    The Columbia Temporary Staffing Office serves as the single point of contact for all contingent workforce needs across the University.

    Tuition Programs 

    HR BENEFITS: Tuition Program Benefits coverage and eligibility for you, your dependents

    • Email to submit a question
    • Phone: 212-851-7000 (Benefits Service Center)

    STUDENT FINANCIAL SERVICES: Tuition Exemption Processing and Student Account Information

    • Email to submit a question

    EBPA: College and Primary Tuition Scholarship application status and processing

    • Email to submit a question


    Camille Nicholson
    Studebaker MC 8710
    622 W. 132nd Street, 5th Floor
    New York, NY 10027

    Local 32BJ, AFL-CIO: (212) 889-4100

    Local 100, AFL-CIO:  (212) 541-4226

    Local 241, TWU, AFL-CIO, Maintenance and Custodial: (212) 851-1697

    Local 241, TWU, AFL-CIO, Security Officers: (212) 851-1697

    Local 241, TWU, AFL-CIO, Maintenance and Custodial Employees at Lamont Doherty: (212) 851-1697

    Local 1199, SEIU, AFL-CIO, Clerical Employees: (212) 261-2430

    Local 1199 SEIU, AFL-CIO, Cafeteria Employees: (212) 261-2430

    Local 2110, UAW, AFL-CIO: (212) 749-6703

    Marine Engineer Benevolent Association (MEBA), AFL-CIO: (201) 433-7700

    Masters, Mates and Pilots, MM&P: (201) 963-1900

    Local 1199 SEIU (SSA), AFL-CIO: (212) 305-4115

    Local 95, DC 1707, AFL-CIO (Headstart): (212) 219-0022