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Brooklyn College Reviews

Updated Oct 30, 2019

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3.9
69%
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99%
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Brooklyn College President Michelle Anderson (no image)
Michelle Anderson
12 Ratings
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  • "Relatively low pay and short hours means it can't be only source of income(in 8 reviews)

  • "No cons I can think of right now(in 6 reviews)

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  1. "good place to work"

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    Former Employee - College Assistant in Brooklyn, NY
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Brooklyn College part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    friendly work environment , clear job responsibilities.

    Cons

    couldn't get a full time opportunity

    Brooklyn College2019-06-22
  2. "Loved working here! Good environment!"

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    Former Employee - Research Laboratory Manager in Brooklyn, NY

    I worked at Brooklyn College part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Lots of students and people interactions. Good energy and environment to work in. Beautiful campus. Near lots of FOOD!

    Cons

    Pay wasn't great! Could have been more compensating.

    Brooklyn College2019-10-30
  3. "good experience"

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    Current Employee - Research Lab Technician 

    I have been working at Brooklyn College full-time

    Pros

    good environment to learn from experienced mentors

    Cons

    it could have been with innovative materials

    Brooklyn College2019-10-04
  4. "Workplace Culture"

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    Current Employee - Assistant to HEO in Brooklyn, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Brooklyn College full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great Benefits Flexible Schedule Time and Leave Policy

    Cons

    Bureaucratic Lack of Upward Mobility Lack of Customer Service

    Advice to Management

    Most people are concerned with impressing senior leaders. Some senior leaders earn 6-figure salaries to delegate all tasks to their staff. Culture needs much improvement. However, the students make the job worthwhile.

    Brooklyn College2019-09-26
  5. "CA"

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    Current Employee - College Assistant 
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Brooklyn College part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    The DC 37 union is pretty helpful

    Cons

    Management if you can call it that is undependable

    Brooklyn College2019-09-04
  6. "Great jobs while studying"

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    Former Employee - Student Worker in Brooklyn, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Brooklyn College part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Lots of time to do work Networking with students and faculty Good location Polite managers

    Cons

    Not enough hours to work

    Advice to Management

    Give students more hours

    Brooklyn College2019-07-15
  7. "Good students, not great institutional structure"

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    Former Employee - Adjunct 

    I worked at Brooklyn College part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Diverse and interested students, many helpful professors and assistants

    Cons

    Bad pay, limited training, hot classrooms

    Brooklyn College2019-07-06
  8. "Grow in your career and earn a decent wage!"

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    Current Employee - Adjunct Faculty in Brooklyn, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Brooklyn College part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    As you earn a fair wage, they are very flexible in their schedule and want you to grow professionally.

    Cons

    The red tape that you have to deal with to get anything done can be exhausting.

    Brooklyn College2019-05-27
  9. "Low Salary, Great Environment"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Brooklyn College part-time

    Pros

    Free Coffee, Quiet environment, nice people

    Cons

    Low pay, unorganized projects, demanding

    Brooklyn College2019-05-02
  10. "Good place to work unless you object to sexual harassment"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Brooklyn, NY

    I worked at Brooklyn College full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    For the most part, great co-workers.

    Cons

    Squashes all sexual harassment complaints. Then leaves you to be pecked away by their administrative vultures. Nepotism here is off-the-hook.

    Brooklyn College2019-05-07
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