Resources for Educators

CUIMC faculty take on the very important role of preparing the next generation of healthcare professionals. Columbia University and CUIMC provide innovative educational and teaching resources to assist faculty in their educational activities.

Teaching and Learning Resources

Office of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs

The Office of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs assists with the mission of recruiting, counseling, and nurturing a diverse student body.

Office of Student Affairs

The Office of Student Affairs’ goal is to foster students' development as outstanding physicians and leaders.

Office of Postdoctoral Affairs

The office supports and assists Columbia University Postdocs in their professional training and development as well as offers in-depth guidance and resources to the Columbia University community on all matters pertaining to postdoctoral affairs.


Courseworks is Columbia University’s learning management system that offers a variety of tools and features in support of teaching, learning, and collaboration.

Principles of Online Interactions

The CUIMC Education Research Council developed online interaction guidelines for educators. This resource provides best practices for facilitating learning online and setting expectations for faculty and learners.

Faculty Development for Educators

Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL)

CTL partners with faculty, students, and colleagues across the institution, to support excellence and innovation in teaching and learning.

Center for Education Research & Evaluation (CERE)

CERE provides resources for educators through services and efforts in evaluation, research, and educator development.

Virginia Apgar Academy of Medical Educators

The Virginia Apgar Academy is a community of educators dedicated to supporting, rewarding, encouraging, and developing excellent teaching at VP&S.