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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Research Assistant Interview Questions

Updated Sep 26, 2014
Updated Sep 26, 2014
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Research Assistant Interview

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  • In a way that anyone could understand, can you describe a professional achievement that you are proud of?   Answer Question
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    Research Assistant Interview

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    Very professional and laid back

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    Accepted Offer
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    Research Assistant Interview

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    I applied online. The process took 3+ monthsinterviewed at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

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    Email correspondence back and forth for a few rounds, then got a phone interview. Asked about my previous experiences, especially whether I had publications. Nothing unexpected. After the first phone interview, got another one or two talk over phone.

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    Accepted Offer
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    Research Assistant Interview

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    application to graduate college so

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    Accepted Offer
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    Research Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Champaign, IL
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Champaign, IL
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

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    I applied to the graduate program in computer science. They reviewed my application and gave me admission with assistantship (RA or TA).

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    Nothing to negotiate.
    Accepted Offer
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    Research Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Urbana, IL
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Urbana, IL
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 2+ weeksinterviewed at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in October 2010.

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    email to professors, work as volunteers in lab, interview and get hired

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    • how research experience could assist myself in the proceeding research tasks   Answer Question
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    I accept the offer
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Research Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Urbana, IL
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Urbana, IL
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a dayinterviewed at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in March 2009.

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    Very late that year, I contacted the professor through email. She showed interest in my background and would like to talk to me. So I drove there and talked to her directly.

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    • She showed some of her data and asked me what do you get from them   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
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    Research Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Urbana, IL
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Urbana, IL
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    I applied in-person. The process took 6+ monthsinterviewed at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in September 2008.

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    Easy, directly talked to future advisor.

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    Negotiation Details
    No negotiation.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Research Assistant Interview

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    The process took a dayinterviewed at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in August 2010.

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    TO is offer through university jab board. I applied to PhD student.

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    Negotiation Details
    there was no negotiation.
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
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    Research Assistant Interview

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took a dayinterviewed at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in August 2008.

    Interview Details

    Email communication opens the door to the face-to-face interview first. During the personal interview, background check is at the first place, basic skills and research facilities that having experience on, and the passion for getting this position.

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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