New School Reviews

Updated Jul 20, 2021

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3.9
52%
Recommend to a Friend
43%
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New School President David E. Van Zandt
David E. Van Zandt
145 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good benefits, flexible work schedule(in 18 reviews)

  • "Amazing benefits and work life balance(in 15 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Low pay, scrappy, doesn't practice what they teach(in 20 reviews)

  • "86% of the institution is part time faculty, so the institution runs on the backs of low paid faculty(in 12 reviews)

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    1. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Nice people, system needs work

      Jul 20, 2021 - Academic Advisor in New York, NY
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      Pros

      The people are the best reason to work here.

      Cons

      The systems need a lot of work as mostly everything comes from the top down. The university misses out on a lot of front line data.

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    2. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Amazing Exposure and Learning Opportunity

      Jul 12, 2021 - Graduate Research Assistant 
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      Pros

      - Faculty connections are amazing - Relaxed, self supervised hours

      Cons

      - Compensation is less for graduated students

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

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      Jul 14, 2021 - PhD Student in New York, NY
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      Pros

      Creative, energetic, critical, fundamental, democratic

      Cons

      Underfunded, busy, no student campus

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    4. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Good but isolated

      Jul 8, 2021 - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
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      Pros

      Great environment, great faculty, dynamic environment

      Cons

      Everyone is doing their own thing, lack of community

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Flagstaff

      Jul 9, 2021 - Sales Manager in Tempe, AZ
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      Pros

      A good place to work with a diverse team

      Cons

      Not much growth with the type of customers

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    6. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      No Pay, But you'll Love the people you work with

      Jul 8, 2021 - Senior Office Assistant in New York, NY
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      Pros

      You will create life long friendships

      Cons

      You will not get paid what you are worth. No room for growth. Upper Management is a hot mess.

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Phenomenal Institution

      Jul 4, 2021 - Assistant Events Coordinator in New York, NY
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      Pros

      Phenomenal institution to work for. You are valued and compensated appropriately.

      Cons

      High Stake and High paced.

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Solid

      Jun 28, 2021 - Assistant Director in New York, NY
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      Pros

      The university has a good intellectual tradition

      Cons

      Sometimes struggles to adapt to new circumstances

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    9. 2.0
      Former Employee

      Overworked. Underpaid

      Jul 15, 2021 - Program Administrator 
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      Pros

      Access to a lot of cool programs, artists, possible new connections

      Cons

      Overworked. More expected of you than theyre willing to compensate.

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good Culture positive

      Jun 24, 2021 - Accounts in Hawthorn
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      Pros

      People promotion positive upper management

      Cons

      no room for growt and managmeent

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