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Binghamton, NY
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$50 to $100 million (USD) per year
Binghamton University is one of the four university centers that belong to the State University of New York (SUNY) system. It offers graduate, undergraduate, and professional programs in arts and sciences, communications and public affairs, nursing, education, business, and ... Read more

Mission: A world-class institution, Binghamton offers students a broad, interdisciplinary education with an international perspective and one of the most vibrant research programs in the nation. Ranked among the elite public universities, Binghamton challenges students academically, not ... Read more

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  • "Circulation Assistant (Work Study)"

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    Former Employee - Circulation Assistant At Bartle Library in Binghamton, NY
    Former Employee - Circulation Assistant At Bartle Library in Binghamton, NY

    I worked at Binghamton University part-time (More than 3 years)


    Work study position, friendly atmosphere, work was simple


    Workload varied a lot by shift/time in semester, could be very slow

    Advice to Management


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Binghamton University photo of: Binghamton University faculty and students research a broad range of topics.
Binghamton University photo of: A Professor lecturing in a Lecture Hall at Binghamton University.
Binghamton University photo of: A Professor holding an interactive class in Binghamton University's Nature Preserve.
Binghamton University photo of: Jeanette Epps, a NASA astronaut, speaks with Binghamton University faculty and students.
Binghamton University photo of: Two faculty setting up an outdoor film.
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    Research Project Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Binghamton, NY
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview


    I applied through college or university. The process took a week. I interviewed at Binghamton University (Binghamton, NY) in September 2016.


    I received an email from the CS department about an opening. The interview was scheduled for the following week. They had only allotted 20 minutes for each interview, and scheduled them all in a row. There were technical questions that did not relate at all to the job description. There were 3 people interviewing me, when I thought there would be only one. Two of the people were very nice and polite, as to be expected in a formal interview. However, one of the interviewers was incredibly rude. He seemed dismissive of what I had to say and even checked his phone at one point. He refused to answer some of my questions. If there was something better he wanted to do with his time, maybe he shouldn't be interviewing candidates. If this is the level of professionalism that is to be expected in this department, it's no question why they have a problem hiring and keeping employees.

    Interview Questions

    • What is the difference between Javascript and PHP? (PHP was in the job description, Javascript was not)   Answer Question
    • What is an SQL injection? (Completely not in the job description)   Answer Question
    • Why do you want this position?   Answer Question
    • Someone comes in and says "My mouse and keyboard don't work." What do you do?   Answer Question
    • How do you do alternate colored rows on a webpage?   Answer Question
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