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"Opportunities in Big University"

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Former Employee - Administrator in New York, NY
Former Employee - Administrator in New York, NY
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Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at Cuny Research Foundation part-time (More than 8 years)

Pros

I worked for the Creative Arts Team, which is a "public school collaborative program" within the Office of Academic Affairs. There were many benefits in terms of professional development, networking within the university and beyond and opportunities for career growth. Salaries and benefits are very good.

Cons

As a not-for-profit some jobs are dependent on funding, which may not be stable.

Advice to Management

Continue to encourage collaborations between offices and across campuses.

Other Employee Reviews for Cuny Research Foundation

  1. "A good place for a steady paycheck, but you'll need to deal with the rude people of New York using bad computers."

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    Former Employee - Call Center Representative in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Call Center Representative in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Cuny Research Foundation part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    The work environment is great. You use a random desk every time but they are large and you get plenty of space (5 feet away from the next person). Also, all supervisors are kind and helpful.

    Cons

    Employee policies are very strict; daily issues with work computer; overly harsh employee grading system that rejects common sense

    Advice to Management

    Management is aware of employee frustrations from the bi-weekly team meetings, but there's no need to provide needed technological and workplace improvements to please workers that can easily be replaced. Supervisors share our frustration, but it's some of their superiors who are disconnected.


  2. "Good place to work"

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    Current Contractor - Research Associate in New York, NY
    Current Contractor - Research Associate in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Cuny Research Foundation as a contractor (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    flexible schedule depending on department
    good learning opportunities
    variety of projects and tasks
    good benefits for full time workers

    Cons

    commonly overworked and underpaid.
    a lot of student workers only part-time so they don't have to pay out benefits
    contract work is spotty at times

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