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3.9
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Katepalli R. Sreenivasan
12 Ratings
Pros
  • "Really nice work environment due to the people that work there(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
  • "Sorry but no cons except low wages though among students it would the most you would be getting(in 5 reviews)

  • "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(in 2 reviews)

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  1. "Good experience as Math TA and Tutor"

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    Former Employee - General Studies TA and Tutor 
    Recommends

    I worked at Polytechnic Institute of NYU part-time for more than 2 years

    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

  2. "None"

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      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

    • "Your mileage may vary by department"

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      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.

    • "Engineer"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

        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

      • "Great place to work if working with the academic departments"

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        Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Doesn't Recommend
        Neutral Outlook
        No opinion 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

      • "Graduate Research Assistant"

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        Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Disapproves 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.

      • "Good site and good work life balance"

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        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.

      • "Media Support"

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        Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

        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

      • "Summer Research Intern"

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        Former Employee - Summer Research in New York, NY
        Recommends
        Neutral Outlook
        Disapproves of CEO

        I worked at Polytechnic Institute of NYU for more than 2 years

        Pros

        On campus housing, and stipend for non NYU student.

        Cons

        No collaboration between different labs.

      • "Assistant in the office"

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        Former Employee - Graduate Assistant in New York, NY
        Recommends
        Neutral Outlook
        Approves of CEO

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

        Pros

        Being a assistant in the office, the work load is not too bad. And the working time is pretty flexible, you can work while you study here.

        Cons

        Everything is hard to start, just feel a little uncomfortable at first then it's totally fine after two weeks or less.

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