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Human Resources

Welcome to SIPA HR

The SIPA Human Resources Office (SIPAHR) oversees administrative recruitment, employee relations, performance evaluation and time and attendance tracking, and academic and non-academic appointments, as well as leaves and salary administration. We also serve as a liaison between SIPA’s faculty, staff, students and other affiliates, and other central units at Columbia including Columbia University Human Resources (CUHR), the CU Payroll Office, the Provost’s Office, and the Columbia Temporary Staffing Office, among others.

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Information for New Employees

Columbia University offers a full range of benefits to help your and your eligible dependents stay healthy, build long-term financial security for retirement, meet educational goals and more.

How to Reach Us

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Human Resources and Financial Operations

School of International and Public Affairs

Suite 408, International Affairs Building

420 West 118th Street

New York, NY 10027

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