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Adelphi University Reviews

Updated Oct 11, 2019

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Adelphi University CEO Christine M. Riordan
Christine M. Riordan
8 Ratings
Pros
  • "Beautiful campus in a safe , relaxing setting(in 9 reviews)

  • "Health benefits are great--twenty vacation days a year, holiday week off, tuition remission(in 6 reviews)

Cons
  • "No cons really -- was part time(in 7 reviews)

  • "Salaries are low for support staff, faculty have told me their(in 6 reviews)

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  1. "Good opportunity"

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    Current Employee - Teaching Assistant 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Adelphi University part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Learn a lot from professors

    Cons

    Spend lots of time on research

    Adelphi University2019-10-11
  2. "Great On Campus job for Students"

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    Former Employee - Peer Writing Tutor 

    I worked at Adelphi University part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    One of the higher paying jobs on campus. Great mentorship and teaching

    Cons

    Sometimes there was tension between the tutors and the director

    Adelphi University2019-08-20
  3. "Athletic Trainer"

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    Former Employee - Athletic Trainer 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Adelphi University full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Community, Resources, Friendliness, Events on Campus

    Cons

    Work-Life Balance, Salary, Parking, Long hours

    Adelphi University2019-07-30
  4. "Good because of the team I was on!"

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    Former Employee - Graphic Designer in Garden City, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Adelphi University part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Worked part-time on the IT Design team and loved the autonomy and the team I was on.

    Cons

    No cons really -- was part time

    Adelphi University2019-05-23
  5. "Good benefits terrible pay"

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    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in Garden City, NY
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Adelphi University full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Tuition remission is a pro

    Cons

    Poor HR dept and upper management

    Advice to Management

    Pay attention to the needs of your employees

    Adelphi University2019-05-15
  6. "Sports"

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    Current Employee - Team Sports Lead 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Adelphi University full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    people are great andd fun

    Cons

    None love working there all day

    Adelphi University2019-04-16
  7. "Great Atmosphere, Good People"

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    Former Employee - Endpoint Technician in Garden City, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Adelphi University part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    very kind and helpful working staff

    Cons

    Location for IT was in a basement.

    Adelphi University2019-03-19
  8. "Great development opportunities"

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    Former Employee - Senior Admissions Ambassador 
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    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Adelphi University part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    - Supervisor trusted the leadership staff with many stretch assignments that developed skills - Many opportunities outside of formal job responsibilities to develop - Great team to work with; great office culture

    Cons

    - Balance with school/work/life was a bit difficult at times - Difficult to get leadership role

    Adelphi University2019-03-11
  9. "just a review"

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    Former Employee - Graduate Assistant in Garden City, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Adelphi University part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    great working environment . great coworkers. lots of events

    Cons

    no cons. great place to work

    Adelphi University2019-02-23
  10. "new hire salary assistant professor"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Adelphi University full-time

    Pros

    the university is close to Manhattan

    Cons

    the university doesn't always have openings

    Adelphi University2019-01-09
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