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Student Services Interview
The process took a day – interviewed at University of British Columbia in July 2009.
Standard Interview Questions were asked. i believe this is so for positions based at UBC.
1) What was your biggest challenge in your last position? and how did you overcome it?
2) Give an example of a time where you resolved a conflict in your life (preferably work related)
3) How did you resolve a disagreement with a supervisor. What did you do?
Most of the questions revolve around team-work and conflict resolution. I would recommend potential interviewees to prepare with a couple of solid examples. Its quite clear cut. Hope this helps!
- The panel of 3 interviewers asked me a question about conflict resolution with a supervisor. It was a little tricky as I had previously worked in another department which had affiliations with the one which I was applying for. View Answer