Office of Human Resources

Human Resources

Welcome to the Teachers College Office of Human Resources website

The Office of Human Resources is committed to recruit, retain, and motivate talented employees. We provide information and expertise as internal consultants for faculty and staff in the fulfillment of the College and VPFA missions. We are dedicated to promoting a positive work experience that is characterized by fair treatment, personal accountability and mutual respect. The Human Resources Team will foster solutions to workplace issues that support the College's goals and optimize the value of our employees.

Our website is designed to provide information on College policies and programs available to TC employees. To learn more, please select a topic from the above menu.

Office Hours

The Human Resources Office is open 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday.

In the summer, TC offices close at 3:00pm on Fridays through Labor Day weekend.

Appointments made in advance are strongly encouraged for meetings and consultations with Human Resources staff. Please see a Human Resources front office staff member with any questions and/or paperwork.

Please contact us at (212) 678-3175 or via email at hr@tc.columbia.edu for assistance. We will direct you to your HR Representative.

Important Dates

  • Sept 2, Wednesday. Classes begin. Autumn Term 2015
  • Sept 7, Monday. Labor Day. University holiday. No classes. No offices open.

Contact Us

Office of Human Resources

Address: 120 Whittier Hall

Box: 149 * Phone: (212) 678-3175 * Fax: (212) 678-3178 * Email: hr@tc.columbia.edu