Paula Goodman

Paula retired from Columbia beginning in January 2020 having served as Director of Recruitment in central Human Resources and was engaged as needed by various schools and departments for different level searches.  She also provided confidential career advisement for employees contemplating internal career moves. 

She is now a Career Advisor for the Office of Work/Life's Faculty Spouse/Partner Dual Career Service, assisting spouse/partners of new faculty in the job search process.  

Paula spent 15 years in the corporate managing MBA recruitment.   She also worked at Columbia before her corporate experiences as Assistant Director of Placement for Columbia Business School.  She has both a Bachelor’s and a Master’s degree from the University of New Hampshire.  Paula grew up in Portland Maine and now has a house in Old Orchard Beach which she loves.