Columbia College

Committee on the Core

The Committee on the Core (COC) is responsible for all matters regarding the Core Curriculum.

The Fall 2016 COC membership is:

Chair: Professor Julie Crawford, Department of English and Comparative Literature, Chair of Literature Humanities

Professor Giuseppe Gerbino, Department of Music, Chair of Music Humanities (Spring)

Professor Patricia Grieve, Department of Latin American and Iberian Cultures, Chair of the Committee on the Global Core

Professor David Helfand, Department Astronomy, Chair of Frontiers of Science

Professor Patricia Kitcher, Department of Philosophy, Chair of Contemporary Civilization 

Professor Matthew McKelway, Department of Art History and Archaeology, Chair of Art Humanities (Fall)

Professor Elaine R. Sisman, Department of Music, Chair of Music Humanities (Fall)

Professor Nicole Wallack, Department of English and Comparative Literature, Director of the Undergraduate Writing Program

Student Representatives:

Danny Li, Columbia College ’18

George Liu, Columbia College '17

Malaya Sadler, Columbia College ’18

Ex-Officio:

James J. Valentini, Dean of Columbia College

Toni Gunthrope-Hardee, Associate Director of the Center for the Core Curriculum

Lisa Hollibaugh, Dean of Academic Planning and Administration

Ivana N. Hughes, Director, Frontiers of Science

Roosevelt Montás, Associate Dean of Academic of Academic Planning and Administration, Director of the Center for the Core Curriculum

Victoria P. Rosner, Dean of Academic Affairs, School of General Studies 

Questions for the COC can be addressed to Ms. Toni Gunthrope-Hardee at: tg2030@columbia.edu