Cornell University
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Not bad for graduate studies

Graduate Research Assistant (Current Employee)
Ithaca, NY (US)

I have been working at Cornell University full-time for more than 5 years

ProsGraduate student stipend and benefits afford good lifestyle in Ithaca. High quality researchers and labs available. World class libraries and subscriptions to journals and services.

ConsVery poor career development resources overall, especially for Ph.D. students seeking non-academic career tracks. Remote location makes travel for research or other purposes difficult.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Manages financials of Cornell University Utilities.

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Pros: Flexible hours, friendly employees, helpful people. Cons: Slow paced, not too many things to do. No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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employment monopoly

Administrative Assistant (Former Employee)
Ithaca, NY (US)

I worked at Cornell University full-time for more than 5 years


Pros: Main game in town, so they dramatically underpay support staff Cons: Management at all levels is incompetent but it doesn't matter because in the long run… Advice to Senior Management: stop being so snobbish No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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