Cornell University Reviews | Glassdoor.co.in

Cornell University Reviews

Updated 13 Nov 2019

To filter reviews, or .

4.4
86%
Recommend to a Friend
96%
Approve of CEO
Cornell University CEO Martha E. Pollack (no image)
Martha E. Pollack
128 Ratings
Pros
  • "Ithaca is a nice town to live in, albeit slightly expensive for the middle of nowhere(in 66 reviews)

  • "Good Benefits, work environment and location in NY Fingerlakes region(in 54 reviews)

Cons
  • "No downsides; winters are cold in Ithaca(in 131 reviews)

  • "It can be a bit too cold during winters(in 36 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Graduate Research Assistant Review"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Cornell University part-time

    Pros

    You get to work with some of the best minds in the industry

    Cons

    None at all ! I love it here

    Advice to Management

    None

    Cornell University2017-01-09
  2. "Good employers"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Cornell University

    Pros

    Healthy work life balance, good community, gorgeous Ithaca

    Cons

    bad weather, long working hours

    Cornell University2013-12-13
  3. "Great place to work"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Dean in Ithaca, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Cornell University full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great team, valued, good balance

    Cons

    No Cons for Cornell Iniversity!

    Cornell University2019-11-13
  4. "Teaching Post-Doc"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Temporary Lecturer 

    I have been working at Cornell University full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good Benefits, work environment and location in NY Fingerlakes region

    Cons

    Mine is a Limited Term Appointment; long, cold winters

    Cornell University2019-11-03
  5. "Great workplace@"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Ugrad Advisor in Ithaca, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Cornell University full-time

    Pros

    Benefits, hours, culture, pay, inclusion.

    Cons

    Ithaca is a small town and it gets very cold in the winter.

    Cornell University2019-11-04
  6. "Great environment and great people"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Graduate Teaching Assistant in Ithaca, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Smart people, good location, great nature

    Cons

    Small city, not much opportunity for professional development

    Cornell University2019-11-02
  7. "Amazing family"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Culture & Values
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Instructor 
    Recommends

    I worked at Cornell University part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Friendly staff who become like family, great personal growth opportunities in leadership, facilitation, education, and team building.

    Cons

    Ironically, based out of a basement with no windows. They deserve better!!

    Cornell University2019-11-01
  8. "Nice community & work environment"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Current Employee - Fitness Monitor 

    I have been working at Cornell University part-time

    Pros

    Great co-workers, fun community to be apart of

    Cons

    Weather is not that great

    Cornell University2019-10-30
  9. "Good school to do research!"

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

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

    Pros

    friendly people and beautiful environment

    Cons

    too far from major cities

    Cornell University2019-10-31
  10. "Great university"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Former Employee - Teaching Assistant 

    I worked at Cornell University part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Many resources for students, including dining, gyms, career services and health care facilities.

    Cons

    It is located in a small town, where there is no much to do.

    Cornell University2019-11-13
Found 1246 reviews