Columbia University
3.6 of 5 491 reviews
www.columbia.edu New York, NY 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Program Coordinator (Former Employee)
New York, NY

ProsIntellectual stimulation, interesting colleagues, and a great work environment are some of the factors that contribute to a satisfying work experience.

ConsThe fact that the university is huge makes for a big bureaucracy that slows things down. One needs a lot of patience.

Advice to Senior ManagementPlease do not make further cuts to benefits. Please reward gifted managers and staff members. Sometimes they are sacrificed during the numerous reorganizations that take place.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Work here if you have something you're personally working towards. Otherwise you'll be spinning your wheels.

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
    New York, NY

    I have been working at Columbia University


    Pros: Great campus. Convenient location. Easy to commute to. Very reasonable time off… Cons: Complete lack of communication between schools. Tons of wasteful spending. No oversight of Dean's excessive spending. Tons of illegal non-competitive job bidding. Nepotistic insider hiring.… Advice to Senior Management: This description does not apply to all departments but to several I have encountered. If the above describes how your employees feel about working for… More
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    good place to work

    GRA (Former Employee)
    New York, NY

    I worked at Columbia University


    Pros: nice people working around and environment Cons: high living cost in the city Advice to Senior Management: more connections to the group members Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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