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New York, NY
10000+ employees
1938
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$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
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Predating the American Revolution, Columbia University (founded as King's College in 1754) is the fifth-oldest institution of higher learning in the US. With a student population of about 25,000 and faculty of more than 3,600, the Ivy League ... Read more

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    I have been working at Columbia University part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Deep knowledge in scientific research area/ conduct dual-functional materials for catalysts

    Cons

    Low salaries for research assistants, TAs, students

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Columbia University Interviews

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    Was asked into an interview, where my boss-to-be reviewed my qualifications, and talked with me about what hours I would be working and what my duties would be.

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