University of Wisconsin-Madison Interview Questions

Updated Jun 29, 2015
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    Supervisor Position Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 4 weeksinterviewed at University of Wisconsin-Madison.

    Interview

    Applied through student job center, got an email inviting to interview within two weeks. Interviewed the next week and got a response the week after. The process was relax and the interviewers did not make me feel uncomfortable.

    Interview Questions

    • How would you manage a group of college students when you, yourself is a college student?   Answer Question
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    Security Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at University of Wisconsin-Madison.

    Interview

    It is a long process, but it is a police department and want to know who they are hiring. Sometimes it does take them a while to make a decision. Most people do not make it through the background check because they are not honest about their past.

    Interview Questions

    • Tell me about your Ahha Momnet.   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    They tell you up front what you will be paid. No negotiation.

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    Student Services Coordinator Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Madison, WI
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at University of Wisconsin-Madison (Madison, WI).

    Interview

    There was a two step interview process. The first round was with two administrative staff and the department chair. The second interview was with two program-affiliated faculty.

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    Student Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer

    Interview

    Great

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    Project Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer

    Interview

    Professors want to know your background, your academic history, most importantly, your past projects and academic research. Choosing a right area that has something to do with your past experience is important. Also, your interests will earn you some credits. Professors need to work with in projects you before they hire you.

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    Maths TA Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    No Offer

    Interview

    No interview process. Just apply in the student portal. Lucky guys will be chosen at random from the list of people who posses the required qualification. Among these, the people whose class schedule matches will be selected

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    Graduate Research Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Madison, WI
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4+ monthsinterviewed at University of Wisconsin-Madison (Madison, WI).

    Interview

    Contacted PI directly to determine if they had a position open and had funding. Submitted application after verifying funding. Visited the campus and lab before accepting the position.

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    No negotiation, set rates for graduate assistants.

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    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Madison, WI
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at University of Wisconsin-Madison (Madison, WI) in January 2014.

    Interview

    apply through a campus career fair and than get a phone interview from Do-it department. The position is software engineer. It takes about 20 mins, talking all about general questions. Nothing too special, all the questions are pretty easy.

    Interview Questions

    • personality questions, like any experience about detail working.   Answer Question
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    Graduate Research Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer

    Interview

    Interview was scheduled which was not much of an interview in fact.It was to know what kind of work has been done by me in the past and it is upto you to convince the interviewer that you are good enough for the position.

    Interview Questions

    • There were no difficult questions during the interview.   Answer Question
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    Graduate Student Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer

    Interview

    Applied on line and submitted all materials needed. Contacted the professors that you are interested in.

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    No

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