Columbia University
3.6 of 5 443 reviews
www.columbia.edu New York, NY 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Great people, great hours, not enough work

Communications Coordinator (Former Employee)
New York, NY

I worked at Columbia University full-time for more than a year

ProsAwesome colleagues. Great work/life balance.

ConsNo room for advancement. The pay was mediocre. Not enough work.

Advice to Senior ManagementEncourage professional growth more.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Research scientist working in a medium-sized group

Research Scientist (Current Employee)
New York, NY

I have been working at Columbia University full-time for less than a year


Pros: Flexible work schedule Good pay for an academic position Full resources of… Cons: Good academic pay is still tough in NYC No endowment, so… Advice to Senior Management: Maintain flexibility of work schedule if possible Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Great Place to Work

Research Associate (Current Employee)
New York, NY

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


Pros: Very interesting people, freedom to explore ideas, good support from… Cons: High Pressure to bring in research dollars Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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