Research Foundation of State University New York Reviews

Updated Sep 2, 2020

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Research Foundation of State University New York President Dr. Timothy Killeen
Dr. Timothy Killeen
39 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good Pay, Good Benefits, and Good Retirement Options(in 15 reviews)

  • "Great benefits, excellent promotional opportunities, centralized location(in 15 reviews)

Cons
  • "work depends on grants and grant budgets(in 12 reviews)

  • "Low pay, there was no real way to move up internally(in 10 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "SUNY RF Research Aide"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Research Assistant in Farmingville, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Research Foundation of State University New York part-time

    Pros

    -Get paid as an Undergrad for conducting Undergrad Research

    Cons

    -Pay is low (Min Wage) -Have to submit bi-weekly time sheets to get paid -Getting paid for research means you cannot also receive credits for it

  2. "Review of Research Foundation for SUNY"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Buffalo, NY

    I have been working at Research Foundation of State University New York full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Help to do my research

    Cons

    Salary could have been a little more.


  3. "SUNY RF"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Research Assistant in Albany, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Research Foundation of State University New York part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great opportunity. Nice HR support.

    Cons

    I Didn't have any problems.

  4. "Review of R.F. S.U.N.Y."

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Staff Associate in Buffalo, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Research Foundation of State University New York full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good Pay, Good Benefits, and Good Retirement Options

    Cons

    I don't have anything to contribute

  5. "Great experience"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Graduate Assistant in Syracuse, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Research Foundation of State University New York part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Faculty and staff were both very friendly and helpful. Also gave access to very decent health insurance and tuition benefits.

    Cons

    I have nothing to say here.

  6. "Great opportunities"

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

    I worked at Research Foundation of State University New York full-time

    Pros

    Lead the way in cutting edge research

    Cons

    average pay for the area

  7. "Research Asis"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Research Assistant in Stony Brook, NY

    I worked at Research Foundation of State University New York part-time

    Pros

    good people to work with people with different areas

    Cons

    not too much salary nto too much trvael

  8. "SUNY RF Part Time"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Project Assistant 

    I worked at Research Foundation of State University New York part-time

    Pros

    flexible work schedule, flexibility with students

    Cons

    work depends on grants and grant budgets

  9. "Anonymous Review"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Compensation and Benefits
    Former Employee - Research Assistant in New York, NY

    I worked at Research Foundation of State University New York full-time

    Pros

    Employment flexibility, Full-time, part-time and hourly options

    Cons

    Lack of short-term benefits, high tax

  10. "Just a postdoc position"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Associate in Albany, NY
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Research Foundation of State University New York full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    This is my first postdoc in the US. I am not sure about pros. Albany is nice.

    Cons

    I think health insurance is expensive. The salary is not good enough even for a postdoc.

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