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Binghamton University Reviews

Updated March 19, 2019
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Pros
  • "Very nice people who work there with signs saying that only English can be spoken in the lab" (in 12 reviews)

  • "Opinions valued, calm environment, flexible hours" (in 11 reviews)

Cons
  • "Low pay, mainly assigned monotonous work" (in 11 reviews)

  • "No cons above and beyond the general cons of academic work" (in 10 reviews)

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  1. "good place to develop skills and network"

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    Former Employee - Research Assistant in Vestal, NY
    Former Employee - Research Assistant in Vestal, NY

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

    Pros

    great environment. people are friendly.

    Cons

    not thing particular. location might be the major disadvantage.


  2. ""Excellent place to work for students majoring in tech domain""

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    Current Employee - Student Assistant in Binghamton, NY
    Current Employee - Student Assistant in Binghamton, NY
    Recommends

    I have been working at Binghamton University part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    - Flexible time.
    - Your own office space.
    - Competitive salary

    Cons

    - can provide meal plans to student assistants. I know it is too much to ask.

  3. "Great place to work and study"

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    Current Employee - Research Assistant in Binghamton, NY
    Current Employee - Research Assistant in Binghamton, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Binghamton University full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Friendly people and the environment is great. Love the nature preserve. Educational and having fun,

    Cons

    Nothing I can come up with.


  4. "Communications Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Binghamton University part-time

    Pros

    It was a terrific and unique job experience for an undergraduate student.

    Cons

    Because I was only a student, my hours and wages were very limited.

    Advice to Management

    My management was terrific and I learned a great deal from them.


  5. "Lucky"

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    Former Employee - Teaching Assistant in Binghamton, NY
    Former Employee - Teaching Assistant in Binghamton, NY

    I worked at Binghamton University part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good scholarship and salary. Light workload.

    Cons

    none to share so far.


  6. "Pretty okay"

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    Current Employee - Teaching Assistant
    Current Employee - Teaching Assistant
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Cheap area, not a lot of work required from TAs

    Cons

    Low pay, its too cold in the winters


  7. "Great school"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Binghamton University part-time

    Pros

    Not quite busy except final

    Cons

    Depend on professors working for

  8. "Good place"

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    Former Employee - Teacher Assistant in Binghamton, NY
    Former Employee - Teacher Assistant in Binghamton, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    A good place to work, learn, and add your value

    Cons

    Expect too much from you as a graduate student without providing much help.


  9. "Course Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Course Assistant
    Former Employee - Course Assistant

    I worked at Binghamton University part-time

    Pros

    Easy formal processes for international students

    Cons

    I think there are no cons


  10. "Awesome experience"

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    Current Employee - Athletics Event Staff in Binghamton, NY
    Current Employee - Athletics Event Staff in Binghamton, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great people to work with, a lot of new things to learn, energetic environment, helpful staff

    Cons

    There are no cons here.