New Jersey City University
3.9 of 5 10 reviews
www.njcu.edu Jersey City, NJ 500 to 999 Employees

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    Great experience/ More opportunities available to students

    Work Study and Student Assistant (Current Employee)
    Jersey City, NJ

    Prosit was a great experience working as a student research assistant. learned necessary lab techniques and instrumentation during summer research internship.

    ConsI was also a work study student at NJCU. It was very hard to get a work study funds during my freshman year.

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    Office Assistant (Former Employee)
    Jersey City, NJ

    ProsGreat team to work with and your work is greatly appreciated.

    ConsI haven't noticed any cons

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Incredible, i felt like a part of a family.

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    Prossmall, close knit family atmosphere.

    Consat time lack of department communication.

    – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    An Ok place to work

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsCo-workers are very friendly; and trainings are adequate; work hours are decent; good work/life balance.

    ConsCompensations are not very competitive, opportunities for advancement are limited, not very safe around the campus

    Advice to Senior ManagementHigh quality talents are hard to keep with less decent pays. Try to find other ways to keep those talents happy so that they will stay

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    I am just teaching math to undergraduate students.

    Adjunct Instructor (Current Employee)

    ProsIt is my major and I like to do it.

    ConsIt is not easy to motivate students from different backgrounds but , I do my best to success . I know I will success.

    Advice to Senior ManagementTo more cooperate with instructors in all domains.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Collegial Atmosphere, Diversity Focused, Professional Development and Attractive Campus

    Adjunct Instructor (Current Employee)
    Jersey City, NJ

    ProsTerrific students, collegial atmosphere in and out of one's department, good professional development opportunities, lovely campus

    ConsAs with most institutions of higher education, there are too many adjuncts at the school. Also, there is not enough technology available in all classrooms.

    Advice to Senior ManagementHire more full-time instructors and provide better job security for contingent faculty. Also, please increase instructional technology in all the classrooms.

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

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    Great Experience

    President of Student Government Organization (Former Employee)
    Jersey City, NJ

    ProsEverything was great. Fantastic. Great Culture. Wonderful Staff/Administrators. Wonderful future ahead.

    ConsNothing. There is nothing wrong with this university.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Tutor (Former Employee)
    Jersey City, NJ

    ProsGreat side work that goes well with school

    ConsThere are not enough hours given in this job to sustain any type of bills, and the job is strictly by appointment only.

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    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Not a bad place to work

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsGreat salary and benefits, pleasant campus environment, hardworking students, new president, lots of potential

    ConsBureaucratic structures that are more staff-centered than student centered, decreasing state support, underfunded library which compares poorly to other NJ state colleges,

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    It is, without question, an experience.

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
    Jersey City, NJ

    ProsThe team I work with is pretty sharp. Benefits package is awesome. Salary is pretty much on par with private sector.

    ConsSometimes the union can be a pain to deal with. Also, to advance, someone either has to die or retire.

    Advice to Senior ManagementHave a plan for advancement. Be frank with employees. Do not be afraid of getting sued. Micromanaging is not effective.

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