Faculty Affairs and Resources

Campus Resources in Times of Crisis

We understand this is a challenging time for the many members of our community who are affected by the crisis in Israel and Gaza. We are committed to our duty of care to the many individuals across our community who may be experiencing fear, anger, and grief and are in need of our support.

Faculty Handbook

The University Statutes and the general policies of the University describe the roles and responsibilities of faculty in their teaching and research. These policies, among others, can be found in the Faculty Handbook:

Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Policies and Procedures

The University does not tolerate unlawful discrimination, harassment, sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, stalking, or sexual exploitation and all such conduct is forbidden by Columbia University Policy. 

Academic Freedom

Columbia University and its Schools comprise an academic community committed to fostering intellectual inquiry in a climate of academic freedom and integrity.

CUIMC Conflict of Interest Policy

The CUIMC COI Policy covers the four schools at the Columbia University Irving Medical Center: the Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons, the School of Nursing, the College of Dental Medicine, and Mailman School of Public Health.