Office of the Dean records


Records from the Office of the Dean, Columbia University School of Public Health, predominantly spanning the deanships of Robert J. Weiss (1980-1985) and Allan Rosenfield (1986-2008). Includes correspondence, reports, minutes, agendas, correspondence, appointment books, class rosters and other records relating to students, memoranda, meeting minutes, budgets, television appearances recorded to videotape, programs, brochures, manuscripts, drafts, publications and other printed material documenting the operations of the School of Public Affairs Dean’s office, along with speeches, conference materials, articles, presentations, slides, and other materials from Dean Rosenfield’s professional career outside his deanship.


Columbia University. Mailman School of Public Health

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Physical Description: 

23.25 cubic feet (55 boxes)



Closed to researchers for 25 years from date of creation. Records revealing protected student information are restricted under the provisions of the Family Education Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA). Personnel and search committee records are closed for 25 years from date of death of employee or third party. Some digital and analog media is closed until preservation copies/digital transfers created.

Cite as: 

Columbia University. Mailman School of Public Health. Office of the Dean Records. Archives & Special Collections, Columbia University Health Sciences Library.