Columbia University

About Columbia University

Columbia University (officially Columbia University in the City of New York) is a private Ivy League research university in Upper Manhattan, New York City. Originally established in 1754 as King's College by royal charter of George II of Great Britain, it is the oldest institution of higher learning in New York State, as well as one of the country's nine colonial colleges.

The University is organized into twenty schools alongside global research outposts in Amman, Beijing, Istanbul, Paris, Mumbai, Rio de Janeiro, Santiago and Nairobi. It has affiliation with several other institutions nearby, including Teachers College, Barnard College, and Union Theological Seminary, with joint undergraduate programs available through the Jewish Theological Seminary of America, Sciences Po Paris, and the Juilliard School.

Reviewers: 155

29th in USA

Reviews: 2581

6th in USA

Merit: 9393

2nd in USA

Openness: 13.1

23rd in USA

Journal Editors at Columbia University

Reviewers from Columbia University

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    Gaetano Santulli

    Gaetano Santulli, MD, PhD

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    Wen Zhou

    Dr. Wen Zhou is an Assistant Editor for Oncotarget, an Frontiers Associate Editor, an Editor for Medicine (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Journal), and an Associate Faculty of F1000. He received his MD from Peking University, Beijing, China (2001-2006) and Ph.D. from the University of Miami, FL in 2014. He was further trained in the University of Miami Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center under Dr. Joyce M. Slingerland and in Columbia University under Dr. Carol Prives as postdoctoral fellow and research scientist.

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    Jacob Scheff

    NSF AGS Postdoctoral Fellow, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory

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    H. John Cooper, MD

    John Cooper is a board-certified, fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon specializing in adult reconstructive orthopaedic surgery of the hip and knee. He is actively involved in academics, teaching orthopedic residents and fellows. Dr. Cooper has research interests in primary and revision hip and knee replacement surgery, focused on patient outcomes, anterior approach hip replacement surgery, and complications such as periprosthetic joint infection, periprosthetic fracture, and various failure modes of prosthetic devices.

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    David S. Fink

    David Fink, MPH is interested in the influence of social arrangements and interactions on the health and well-being of trauma exposed populations. He is a social epidemiologist who has worked extensively with the US Army, Navy, Marine Corp, National Guard and Reserves investigating the psychological sequela of combat using a life course perspective. His primary focus is on (i) the etiology of mental disorders, particularly substance use disorders; (ii) development of a theoretical framework to explain the progression of co-occurring substance use and mental disorders with a goal of (iii) preventing onset and improving treatment seeking behaviors. He has published 17 articles, 6 of which were first-authored. He is currently pursuing his PhD in Epidemiology at Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University.

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    Greg Jensen

    Post-Doctoral Research Scientist at Columbia University