Northwestern University
3.8 of 5 362 reviews
www.northwestern.edu Evanston, IL 5000+ Employees
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What's NU? With its main campus in the Chicago suburb of Evanston, Northwestern University (NU) serves its 16,500 students through around a dozen schools and colleges such as the McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Sciences and the Medill School of Journalism. Its Chicago campus houses the schools of law and medicine, as well as several hospitals of the McGaw Medical Center. With a faculty of 2,500, the school has a student-teacher ratio of 7:1. NU is home to several research centers and community outreach programs; it also has a branch in Qatar. It is the only... More

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Northwestern University President Morton Schapiro

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 Current Postdoctoral Fellow in Evanston, IL

Pros: Comfortable working environment and vibrant campus atmosphere; world-class research facilities and research groups; extensive interdisciplinary collaborations; abundant opportunities for self-improvement. Full Review

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Interview Details – Northwestern's interview process was very warm & friendly. After applying via their website I was contacted through email. Then there was a phone interview. The next step was a in-person interview. During the phone portion I was interviewed by 2 people. During the in-person portion I was…Full Interview

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All of the questions were general. The only thing I was worried about was the workshop presentation, but the NU team was very helpful and answered any questions I had. Answer Question

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