Assistant Vice President for Campus Operations
Herman Matte

Herman Matte is our Assistant Vice President for Campus Operations, and his job is to coordinate the smooth functioning of the CUMC buildings, grounds and housing. The campus operations section provides comprehensive services in custodial, call center, waste removal, event set up, mail and housing services for over 20 academic, administrative, and residential buildings totaling 3 million square feet on Medical Center campus, including athletic facilities, and parking operations.

Herman joined CUMC in January 2008, having held leadership positions at Columbia University, NYU Medical School, and St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital. Herman received the Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees from New York University.

Mailing Address: 

Columbia University Medical Center

650 West 168th Street, Room B-07

New York, NY 10032


Telephone: 212-305-3495


Herman Matte
Assistant Vice President of Facilities Operations

Lizbel Vasquez
Executive Administrative Assistant to James Thompsen and Herman Matte



Need Help? Contact Facilities Management

212-305-Help (4357), select 'Option 3'
Monday-Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
All other times, call Public Safety at
305-8100 for routine matters or
305-7979 for an on-campus emergency.

Facilities Operations

650 West 168th Street
Black Building, Room B-02
New York, NY 10032
Tel: 212-305-4357 (Option 3)
Fax: (212) 305-1026

Parking Office

650 West 168th Street
Black Building
New York, NY 10032
Tel: 212-305-4357 (Option 7)
Fax: 212-305-1026

Columbia University
School of Nursing

Housing Services

50 Haven Avenue
Bard Hall, 1st Floor
New York, NY 10032
Tel: 212-304-7000
or 212-305-4357 (Option 2)


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