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

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Lots of ways to grow as a professional, even if you are straying away from the beaten path of tenure-track academia

Postdoctoral Researcher (Current Employee)
New York, NY

ProsGreat work/life balance, if you're able to set your own course schedule and identify your own research projects

ConsPay might not be as competitive as private sector jobs

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great benefits, decent environment

    Director (Current Employee)
    New York, NY

    I have been working at Columbia University full-time for more than 5 years


    Pros: The administrative teams can be amazing, hard working people who… Cons: It can feel like there is a class system dictating that administrators have less to contribute to the program and overall success of the… Advice to Senior Management: Be clear about the values, mission and goals of the… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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    very low wages and very slow and incompetent administration

    Postdoctoral Research Scientist (Current Employee)
    New York, NY

    I have been working at Columbia University full-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: It is good for doing research and if you like New York… Cons: The administration and IT is going to drive you nuts and you will struggle to make it to the end of the… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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