Polytechnic Institute of NYU Reviews

Updated May 15, 2020

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3.9
82%
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Polytechnic Institute of NYU President Katepalli R. Sreenivasan (no image)
Katepalli R. Sreenivasan
12 Ratings
Pros
  • "math department has a friendly work environment(in 17 reviews)

  • "The work itself is what you make of it - if you only work the class sessions (labs, lectures, tours) then it's enjoyable work with flexible hours(in 8 reviews)

Cons
  • "Low pay, amount of work is not equivalent to the effort needed(in 5 reviews)

  • "Sorry but no cons except low wages though among students it would the most you would be getting(in 5 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Good"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Graduate Assistant 

    I have been working at Polytechnic Institute of NYU part-time

    Pros

    Good. Union labor benefits. Insurance benefits... Everythign is great to work here

    Cons

    Not much.. Not much to comment on ..

  2. "NYU center for urban science and progress"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Student Researcher in Brooklyn, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Polytechnic Institute of NYU part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    nice co-workers and environment

    Cons

    a university research apartment

  3. "None"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Student Worker 

    I have been working at Polytechnic Institute of NYU part-time

    Pros

    Work Study while studying or doing homework

    Cons

    I have no cons for this

  4. "Good experience as Math TA and Tutor"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - General Studies TA and Tutor 
    Recommends

    I worked at Polytechnic Institute of NYU part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - math department has a friendly work environment - lots of opportunities to learn - free to use your downtime for other things as long as you are available when someone needs tutoring

    Cons

    - low starting pay, though you get raises the longer you are there

  5. "Your mileage may vary by department"

    5.0
    • Compensation and Benefits
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Polytechnic Institute of NYU part-time

    Pros

    The pay per hour can be excellent, depending on the department.

    Cons

    The working conditions are department-dependent.

  6. "Engineer"

    4.0
     

    I have been working at Polytechnic Institute of NYU

    Pros

    Good engineering facilities that are accessible to all

    Cons

    Nothing to report at the moment

  7. "Great place to work if working with the academic departments"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Polytechnic Institute of NYU full-time

    Pros

    Great community, primary among lower level staff members.

    Cons

    Ridden with nepotism. Most higher level staff lack the experience to complete requirement of their position

  8. "Graduate Research Assistant"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Polytechnic Institute of NYU part-time

    Pros

    Great Pay and Flexible hours.

    Cons

    Demanding. There will be times you'd have to spend nights working to solve a problem.

  9. "Good site and good work life balance"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Polytechnic Institute of NYU full-time

    Pros

    Have lots of relaxed environments

    Cons

    Still have to struggle about career path in the future.

  10. "Media Support"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     

    I worked at Polytechnic Institute of NYU

    Pros

    Flexible Hours, chill vibes, no pressure

    Cons

    Some Professors are really dumb and you question how they're even teaching at an engineering school, so you might need to roll your eyes a lot

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