Academic Affairs

The Climate School Academic Affairs Office oversees academic and instructional programs, academic policies, student support services, and student life at the Columbia Climate School. Our mission is to provide and support comprehensive, inclusive, and interdisciplinary education that prepares the next generation of climate and sustainability leaders.

Education Programs
> Undergraduate Program in Sustainable Development
> MA in Climate and Society
> MPA in Environmental Science and Policy
> MS in Sustainability Science
> MS in Sustainability Management

Co-Curricular Activities
> Sustainability Skills Seminars
> All Ivy Career Fair

UNIT HEAD(S)

 

TEAM

Name Title Email
Ayoub, Alfred Senior Director of Admissions and Marketing aa3240@columbia.edu
Schroder, Alix Associate Director, Academic Initiatives aschroder@climate.columbia.edu
Rupert, Avallon Career Development Officer alr2249@columbia.edu
Sarro, Caitlin Program Manager caitlin.sarro@columbia.edu
Shimkus, Cari Associate Director, Graduate Programs cshimkus@climate.columbia.edu
Precht, Chandler Director, External Affairs and Communications, Graduate Programs in Sustainability Management & Science cip2113@columbia.edu
Ip, Cindy Program Manager, M.S. Sustainability Management and M.S. Sustainability Science ci2188@columbia.edu
Thomson, Cynthia Variable Hours Officer cct2117@columbia.edu
Villafana Dias, Damaris Assistant Director of Academic Enrollment dv2263@columbia.edu
Hazell, Felicia Administrative Manager frh2112@columbia.edu
Chipman, Hanna Program Manager hc3171@columbia.edu
Curtin, Heather Variable Hours Officer hc2468@columbia.edu
Glover, Jim Senior Associate Dean for Academic Administration jg2794@columbia.edu
Williams, John Director, Student Affairs and Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion (DEI) jew2159@columbia.edu
Herrera, Justine Senior Director of Academic Programs jh2477@columbia.edu
Csorba, Lili Program Manager lcc2183@columbia.edu
Gray, Maria Director, Graduate Programs in Sustainability Management and Science mlg17@columbia.edu
Lugo, Maya Assistant Director mll2195@columbia.edu
Unwin-Kuruneri, Natalie Assistant Dean nau2101@columbia.edu
Montijo, Sylvia Program Manager sm4084@columbia.edu
Zeltser, Yana Program Manager yz2321@columbia.edu