Summary: Lamont Research Professor
Office of the Director
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
Following a resolution of the Trustees of Columbia University, the creation
of the Lamont research professor titles was approved in June 2009 for
research scientists at the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory at
Columbia University. These titles are effective July 1, 2010.
This handbook outlines the policies and guidelines for this new track.
Table of Contents
General Description___________________________________________________________ 4
Titles _______________________________________________________________________ 5
General Terms of Appointment__________________________________________________ 5
Specific Terms of Appointment __________________________________________________ 6
Lamont Assistant and Associate Research Professors (Junior Staff) _________________________________ 6