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New School Reviews

Updated Jan 20, 2020

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3.7
60%
Recommend to a Friend
24%
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New School President David E. Van Zandt
David E. Van Zandt
116 Ratings
  1. "Worked at Milano, great experience"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Student Assistant in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at New School full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Thoughtful manager and good team

    Cons

    Sometimes it gets busy but mostly it's not

    New School2020-01-20
  2. "Socially Conscious Curriculum"

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    Current Employee - Assistant Professor 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at New School full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Flexibility in curriculum, great colleagues

    Cons

    Administrative structure, chaotic bureaucracy, disorganized

    New School2019-12-20
  3. "Amazing, Supportive, Full-filling Work!"

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    Former Employee - Teacher in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at New School full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Talented Students Supportive Staff Members

    Cons

    We are all passionate and work so hard!

    Advice to Management

    More personal development opportunities. Give more personal autonomy - we are adults and should be able to innovate to change the way we approach education every day.

    New School2019-12-20
  4. "Great institution"

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    Current Employee - Adjunct Professor 

    I have been working at New School part-time

    Pros

    The facility is amazing and there is a lot to learn

    Cons

    As adjunct it’s hard to predict what tote schedule will be like, but that’s anywhere

    New School2019-12-15
  5. "Solid job"

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    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at New School part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The work is not super demanding and my superiors were very nice. The environment is also a plus.

    Cons

    Not many hours and poor benefits overall. Though I did work only part-time so it wasn't that big of a surprise.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work

    New School2019-09-30
  6. "Amazing place"

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    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at New School

    Pros

    Fantastic environment, great pay and benefits

    Cons

    None, this is a great place to work at.

    Advice to Management

    The website could be made more user friendly for employees

    New School2019-09-29
  7. "Student Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Film Assistant Specialist 

    I worked at New School part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Understanding with school, great place to learn

    Cons

    Shops need more budget for supplies from institution

    New School2019-08-21
  8. "Great"

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    Former Employee - Research Associate 

    I worked at New School full-time

    Pros

    good hours and good people

    Cons

    something its hard to get benefits

    New School2019-08-16
  9. "Beautiful experience"

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    Former Employee - Student Assistant 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at New School part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    -Opportunity to network and connect with young individuals -Build a positive relationship with different faculty members

    Cons

    Not much of anything to lose. Worth the experience while you study here

    New School2019-06-13
  10. Helpful (1)

    "Lots of freedom"

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    Current Employee - Assistant Professor in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at New School full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    My department chair gives me a long leash.

    Cons

    Not making as much money as I was outside of academia!

    New School2019-05-03
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