Columbia Science Commits focuses on six areas where Columbia science has world-class intellectual leadership and where the promise for transformative innovation is greatest: neuroscience, precision medicine, climate response, and the next generation of nanoscience and materials development.

Underpinning these key areas are the essential elements and tools needed for all great research: ground breaking discovery science and innovation in data science and informatics.

Join Columbia in committing to solve the great challenges of the 21st century through the discovery and promise of world-class science.

For more information on how you can support the sciences at Columbia, please contact:

Paul Keenan

Paul Keenan

Senior Vice President for University Development

Paul Keenan is the Senior Vice President for University Development at Columbia University. Paul has more than 25 years’ experience as a leader in complex, high-performing professional environments, with direct operational and management experience in areas of strategy development, marketing, sales, fundraising, organizational behavior and organizational design. He has proven relationship-management and client-development skills, built over many years working with academic thought-leaders and CEO-level executives across the US and Asia. Outside of advancement and philanthropy, Paul has served as a corporate management consultant and project team leader, providing strategic analysis to clients in the financial services, energy, and telecommunications industries.

Phone: +1 212 853 1357