Tazeen Siddiqui-Pittman

Tazeen Siddiqui-Pittman is the Administrative Manager in the Office of the Executive Vice President for Research and Executive Assistant to Deborah Stiles, Vice President for Research Operations and Policy, and Chief Operating Officer in the OEVPR.  She started with the Office of the Executive Vice President for Research in early 2022.  Tazeen is responsible for oversight of all administrative tasks, management of HR functions, providing executive level support for EVP and VP, managing calendars, operational support and acts as liaison for multiple departments such as CUIMC, CUIT and Facilities.

Tazeen comes to Columbia University with over 15-years of experience as a C-Suite Executive Assistant, Office Manager and Solutions Specialist.  Prior to OEVPR, she worked with client-based construction and development firms teaming with New York’s top public agencies such as NYCHA, DDC, NYC SCA, NYS DOB and HPD.  Utilizing her interests in technology, digital security, finance and team building Tazeen also worked in the Midwest and Northeast Regions with Verizon Communications.