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Found 96 reviews

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Debora L. Spar
39 Ratings
  1. "Sales Associate"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I worked at Barnard College part-time

      Pros

      Great people to work with

      Cons

      Wish the minimum wage was higher

      Barnard College2018-03-24
    • "Research Assistant"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Doesn't Recommend
      Negative Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I worked at Barnard College part-time

      Pros

      Learned a lot about psychology

      Cons

      very scattered supervision, upper mgmt non existent, unorganized department

      Advice to Management

      n/a

      Barnard College2018-03-16
    • "Office Assistance"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Positive Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I have been working at Barnard College part-time

      Pros

      stable work hours, flexible, good work environment

      Cons

      little room for growth, busy work

      Barnard College2018-02-18
    • "Good Place to Start Out, Not Great For Growth"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Negative Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I worked at Barnard College full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Great health care and benefits, almost 30 vacation days a year, love the mission to support young women fulfilling their dreams

      Cons

      Few opportunities for growth

      Barnard College2018-02-16
    • "Peer to Peer Tutor"

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      Current Employee - Peer Tutor 
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Barnard College part-time for more than 2 years

      Pros

      Great way to give to students (free tutoring program) and get paid at the same time! Hardest part is coordinating with other students' schedules, but generally very flexible hours.

      Cons

      Some professors are more demanding than others

      Barnard College2017-11-04
    • "Adminsitrative Assistant"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Positive Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I worked at Barnard College full-time

      Pros

      Everyone knows each other which makes communication and collaboration between offices and departments easy.

      Cons

      Administration is ambitious, but resources can be limited at times and things can sometimes get lost in the shuffle.

      Advice to Management

      Great job! But adequate resources should be allocated to realize the goals of new initiatives.

      Barnard College2017-11-08
    • "Loved the community in the library"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at Barnard College part-time

      Pros

      - Flexible schedule for students - Understanding staff

      Cons

      - Not a lot of room for growth

      Barnard College2017-10-20
    • "Interesting and Challenging Academic Work Environment"

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      Former Employee - Assistant Account Executive in New York, NY
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I worked at Barnard College full-time for more than 4 years

      Pros

      Ability to work with a variety of talented, skillful, and intelligent colleagues. Possible to have direct contact and influence across the entire college's hierarchy. Depending on your position, opportunity for work/life balance. Great opportunity for a self-starter to grow in an academic environment. Opportunity to get a degree in a world-class liberal arts college.

      Cons

      Depending on your position, less opportunity for work/life balance. Due to their profession, some Department Chairs may not have an ideal managing style.

      Barnard College2017-10-16
    • "Barnard College Teaching Assistant"

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      Current Employee - Biology Teaching Assistant in New York, NY
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I have been working at Barnard College part-time for more than 4 years

      Pros

      fair pay, interesting work, great employers

      Cons

      My experience working for Barnard has been great, so I do not have any cons to report yet.

      Barnard College2017-10-12
    • "Great place to work"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at Barnard College part-time

      Pros

      Love the culture at Barnard

      Cons

      Low pay for part time

      Advice to Management

      Increase pay

      Barnard College2017-10-01
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