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"PhD Program"

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Current Employee - Graduate Teaching Assistant in Ithaca, NY
Current Employee - Graduate Teaching Assistant in Ithaca, NY
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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

Pros

Great school. make sure you are clear about your PhD advisor's expectations from the beginning.

Cons

Make sure you are clear about your PhD advisor's expectations from the beginning.

Advice to Management

Protect your PhD students from being overworked.

Other Employee Reviews for Cornell University

  1. "Great environment doing great work."

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Research Assistant in Ithaca, NY
    Former Employee - Research Assistant in Ithaca, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Cornell University part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    -Ivy league professors are renowned in their field.
    -Friendly environment offers great networking opportunities.
    -One of the most beautiful campuses on the east coast.

    Cons

    Cold winters make it difficult to walk on campus.


  2. Helpful (2)

    "employment monopoly"

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    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in Ithaca, NY
    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in Ithaca, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Cornell University full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Main game in town, so they dramatically underpay support staff

    Cons

    Management at all levels is incompetent but it doesn't matter because in the long run the rep of the school continues to draw in students and donations. Very political.

    Advice to Management

    stop being so snobbish

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