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Columbia University Careers and Employment

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About the company

  • CEO
    Lee C. Bollinger
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  • Founded
  • Company size
    more than 10,000
  • Revenue
    $1B to $5B (USD)
  • Industry
  • Headquarters
    New York, NY
  • Link
    Columbia University website
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Rating overview

Rating is calculated based on 1.5K reviews and is evolving.



Research Coordinator in New York, NY
on January 30, 2023
Good for foreign medical graduates looking for research experience. Volume of work depends on the research study. Acces to the shuttle bus was great as well.
Anything in New York, NY
on January 30, 2023
What is the best part of working at the company?Pay and benefitsWhat is the most stressful part about working at the company?Disorganization of the management of my department.What is the work environment and culture like at the company?Environment and culture vary greatly across departments.
Administrative Assistant in New York, NY
on January 29, 2023
Good experience, very friendly staff who are willing to help in many ways. I am a student, and my boss is accommodating and understanding towards changing schedules.
Student in New York, NY
on January 9, 2023
I cherish Columbia. Even though the work is difficult, I feel like I am learning new things constantly, which makes it worthwhile. I really adore being in NYC, where there are countless opportunities to relax and have fun with friends.
Coordinator in New York, NY
on January 7, 2023
Be prepared to work hard. High expectations and must be able to step in for any roles. Working here means you must be willing to go above your job description to survive (or thrive).

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Interview insights

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Process takes about a week

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