Human Resources

Teachers College Human Resources


Teachers College Human Resources (TCHR) is committed to recruiting and retaining a talented and diverse workforce. In partnership with the Teachers College community we strive to foster a positive work experience that is characterized by fair treatment, personal accountability and mutual respect. As a trusted resource, our goal is to provide timely service and strategic solutions to faculty and staff in support of the College’s mission.

Our Core services include:

  • Recruitment and Staffing
  • Compensation and Benefits Administration
  • Performance Management
  • Learning & Development
  • Employee and Labor Relations
  • Human Resources Information Systems

The Human Resources website is designed to provide information on College policies and programs available to TC employees. We welcome your feedback on how we can better serve you through this site, please send us a note at hr@tc.columbia.edu.

Teachers College is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer - Race/Gender/Disability/Veteran

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As a precautionary measure in response to COVID-19, the Office of Human Resources will be operating remotely as of March 11th, 2020.

We remain available during regular office hours, Monday-Friday 9am - 5pm. Please contact us at (212) 678-3175 or via email at hr@tc.columbia.edu for assistance and to schedule an appointment. You may also contact your HR Department Representative.

Office Hours:

Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm
During the Summer months, our office closes at 1pm on Fridays

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This holiday schedule applies to full-time professional employees. For employees represented by Locals 2110, 707 and 32-BJ, previously negotiated holiday policy remains the same.

 

Holidays

2020

2021

New Year’s Day

Wednesday January 1, 2020

Friday January 1, 2021

Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Monday January 20, 2020

Monday January 18, 2021

Academic Spring Break

(College Designated Holiday)

Friday March 20, 2020

Friday March 5, 2021

Summer Friday’s Begin

Friday May 22, 2019

Friday May 28, 2021

Memorial Day

Monday May 25, 2020

Monday May 31, 2021

Juneteenth

Friday, June 19, 2020

Friday June 18, 2021**

Independence Day

Friday July 3, 2020** 

Monday July 5, 2021**

Summer Friday’s Ends

Friday September 4, 2020

Friday September 3, 2021

Labor Day 

Monday September 7, 2020

Monday September 6, 2021

Election Day

Tuesday, November 3, 2020

Wednesday, November 3, 2021

Thanksgiving Break

Thursday November 26, 2020

Friday November 27, 2020

Thursday November 25, 2021

Friday November 26, 2021

Christmas Day

Friday December 25, 2020

Friday December 24, 2021**

Winter Break 

(College Designated Holiday)

Monday December 28, 2020

Tuesday December 29, 2020

Wednesday December 30, 2020

Thursday December 31, 2020

Monday December 27, 2021

Tuesday December 28, 2021

Wednesday December 29, 2021

Thursday December 30, 2021

Friday December 31, 2021

 

**When a Holiday falls on a Saturday or Sunday, it isobserved on the previous Friday or the following Monday.

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