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Satisfied with the Cornell Community, Administration could do more for grad students

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  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Ithaca, NY
Former Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Ithaca, NY
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at Cornell University (More than 5 years)

Pros

Great please to spend several years of your life. Access to great facilities, libraries. Fun town, campus.

Cons

Like many universities, Cornell needs to figure out what to do with its PhD. It can't keep training them for lives with academia. Better career development is necessary. More resources to facilitate efficient and rapid completion of dissertation and degree requirements.

Advice to Management

Need to think big and take leadership in the changing role of higher education.

Other Employee Reviews for Cornell University

  1. Great

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Good study environment. I really enjoyed it.

    Cons

    Cold and very isolating. Hard to get only,


  2. Cornell University Library Student Programmer

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Student Programmer in Ithaca, NY
    Current Employee - Student Programmer in Ithaca, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Cornell University part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    I really enjoyed my time at the Cornell university library. I got to work with great people and do really fun and interesting projects. Everyone I met was excited about their work and helpful.

    Cons

    The library is very old school and resistant to change. It's hard to get some people to see the new and better ways of doing things that technology allows us. Some staff members have been working there for decades. This probably isn't as much of a problem any more with the staff reductions that happened after the recession but still could be.


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