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Updated Aug 25, 2022

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Pros
  • "Good salaries, great benefits.(in 4 reviews)
  • "competitive pay(in 3 reviews)
  • "Amazing people in a great environment(in 3 reviews)
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  1. 5.0
    Former Employee

    Great

    Mar 26, 2022 - Painter in Princeton, NJ
    Recommend
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    Pros

    The people are amazing and it was a great work environment

    Cons

    Hard work, constantly moving from job to job. Getting down and dirty

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  2. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    An academic paradise

    Feb 4, 2022 - Postdoctoral Fellow in Princeton, NJ
    Recommend
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    Pros

    You're treated with respect, you're surrounded by some of the most brilliant and self-motivated people in your field, and the staff are all extremely friendly and helpful. Also the food is insanely good.

    Cons

    Somewhat isolated, but this is also a benefit if you need to concentrate.

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  3. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Wonderful place to do a postdoc

    Jan 30, 2022 - Member 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    lots of freedom, beautiful offices, nice food

    Cons

    can get a bit isolated

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  4. 3.0
    Current Employee

    In need of some self reflection

    Dec 9, 2021 - Academic Assistant 
    Recommend
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    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Beautiful campus, fulfilling to help members

    Cons

    Poor administration, do not give raises to compensate for cost of living.

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  5. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Great place to work

    Aug 14, 2021 - Manager 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Excellent benefits, generous vacation allotment.

    Cons

    Very small. Little room for upward mobility

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  6. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Excellent plan and great people

    Aug 13, 2021 - IT Manager in Princeton, NJ
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
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    Pros

    Excellent benefits and competitive salaries Lots of vacation time Staff is really nice

    Cons

    Small organization with small departments

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  7. 3.0
    Former Employee, more than 8 years

    Ok if you don't want to get ahead

    Apr 15, 2021 - Administrative Assistant 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Great benefits, terrific retirement plan, beautiful campus

    Cons

    less than competitive salary, governance not the best

    1 person found this review helpful
  8. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Great Job (Internship)

    Mar 29, 2021 - IT Help Desk in Princeton, NJ
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Learned a lot relating to the IT helpdesk roll

    Cons

    Boss could have spent more time training

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  9. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Supportive and friendly work environment

    Jul 22, 2020 - Postdoctoral Researcher in Princeton, NJ
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Free to explore any scientific topics you are interested in

    Cons

    A bit isolated from other places.

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  10. 4.0
    Former Employee, more than 5 years

    Great team to work on, management is great

    Jul 24, 2019 - Dining Services Server in Princeton, NJ
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Flexible scheduling Great pay Wonderful Managers

    Cons

    Sometimes have to make accommodations for mean guests

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Institute for Advanced Study has an overall rating of 4.3 out of 5, based on over 34 reviews left anonymously by employees. 75% of employees would recommend working at Institute for Advanced Study to a friend and 52% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has improved by 2% over the last 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Institute for Advanced Study employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.8 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Institute for Advanced Study. This rating has improved by 2% over the last 12 months.

75% of Institute for Advanced Study employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Institute for Advanced Study 3.7 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.6 for culture and values and 3.2 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at Institute for Advanced Study to be culture, management, benefits and the cons to be diversity and inclusion, career development.

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