Contact Us


Mailing Address

Telephone and Fax

Location and Map


Chair: Professor Timothy Frye

Deputy Chair: Professor Michael Ting

Director of Graduate Studies: Professor Justin Phillips

Director of Undergraduate Studies: Professor Andrew Nathan

Department Administrator: Ms. Kay Achar

Administrative Assistant: Ms. Elizabeth Howe

Business Manager: Ms. Emily Prince 

Financial Assistant:  Mr. Michael Scott

Graduate Program Coordinator: To be named

Undergraduate Program Coordinator: Mr. Michael Gildin

Questions or comments about this website can be directed to Kay Achar

Mailing Address

Columbia University

Department of Political Science

420 W. 118th St.

Mail Code 3320

New York, NY 10027

Telephone and Fax

Telephone: +1 212 854 3646

Fax:  +1 212 854 5670

Location and Map

The department's administrative office is on the seventh floor of the International Affairs Building, which is located on the Morningside campus on West 118th Street between Amsterdam Avenue and Morningside Avenue.

Click here for a map of the Morningside campus and surrounding area.