Louisiana Tech University

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Louisiana Tech University Reviews

Updated August 29, 2014
Updated August 29, 2014
38 Reviews
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  1.  

    Great place to work.

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    Former Employee - Associate Dean of Undergraduate Studies  in  Ruston, LA
    Former Employee - Associate Dean of Undergraduate Studies in Ruston, LA

    I worked at Louisiana Tech University full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Excellent colleagues who are dedicated to preparing students to be successful.

    Cons

    Long hours in administration.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Do the right thing.

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Louisiana Tech University is good but the Louisiana state is very behind in education

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Louisiana Tech University full-time

    Pros

    Good work-life balance and everyone is friendly.

    Cons

    No pay increase due to state budget cut for Higher Education

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Project Manager

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Louisiana Tech University

    Pros

    Great entrepreneurial spirit; supportive and a lot of room to try something new. Fantastic community and pleasant staff to work with

    Cons

    Limited advancement opportunities. Budget cut causing freeze of salaries

    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Very positive, developed a professional atitude

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    Current Employee - Research Assistant  in  Ruston, LA
    Current Employee - Research Assistant in Ruston, LA

    I have been working at Louisiana Tech University part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    great funds, good professors, good working environment

    Cons

    very demanding, strict, quarter system very bad

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    try to increase the rank of the college

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    So far, so good. But where do we go from here?

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Ruston, LA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Ruston, LA

    I have been working at Louisiana Tech University full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Pleasant working environment
    Family like atmosphere
    Good benefits such as PTO, insurance, and retirement
    Great tuition discount for employees children

    Cons

    Because of state budget cuts, pay increases stopped five years ago.
    State govt. red tape can be a pain sometimes.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Listen to the folks at the bottom. Their opinions count too.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Research Assistant

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    Current Employee - Research Assistant  in  Ruston, LA
    Current Employee - Research Assistant in Ruston, LA

    I have been working at Louisiana Tech University part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Low fee with a good education

    Cons

    Low pay but worth the benefits

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Awesome

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    IT was a good learning experience.

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    Current Employee - Graduate Teaching Assistant  in  Ruston, LA
    Current Employee - Graduate Teaching Assistant in Ruston, LA

    I have been working at Louisiana Tech University part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Lovely People .. Great networking Oportunities

    Cons

    Way too much paperwork .. and very little guidance for new comers

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Get more involved with the day to day working.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  9.  

    Research Assistant , Research Associate

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    Former Employee - Research Assistant  in  Ruston, LA
    Former Employee - Research Assistant in Ruston, LA

    I worked at Louisiana Tech University part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Peaceful environment to work.
    Helpful professors.

    Cons

    Small remote place with almost zero entertainment facilities, no night life
    Less opportunities to get connected with the big companies

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  10.  

    Good

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    Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant  in  Ruston, LA
    Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Ruston, LA

    I have been working at Louisiana Tech University

    Pros

    Inexpensive education and inexpensive living

    Cons

    Low pay but reasonable to live there

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Try getting more funding and efficiently manage funds.

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    I had a very good experience.

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Ruston, LA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Ruston, LA

    I have been working at Louisiana Tech University

    Pros

    Generally the Work Environment is very good. Ruston is a good, peaceful city to work in. Research oriented approach of the university.

    Cons

    Is a bit remote from the big companies perspective. Development policies of the state affects the performance of the university.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Continue the good work.

    Approves of CEO

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