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- Comp & Benefits
- Work/Life Balance
- Senior Management
- Culture & Values
- Career Opportunities
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Academic research environment. Great experience with Biological and Ecological Engineering Department
Bad experience with faculty in Applied Economics Department
Advice to Management
Based on skills and experience offer competitive industry salaries.
Getting an Interview
Getting an Interview
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I applied online. The process took 3 weeks – interviewed at Oregon State University (Corvallis, OR) in March 2015.
osu does panel/group interviews so you will be in a conference room with 3 to 6 people who would be your managers, peers/coworkers, or customers(from another department), then background/criminal check, fingerprint check, a long process.
difficulty depends on which questions, interviewed for several accounting positions - some felt easy and comfortable but others felt tense and sweaty! Some I didn't get and others I am still waiting to hear back...
- standard/normal questions as well as behavioral questions, be prepared with examples of how you handled situations in previous jobs, ex. mistake you make in previous job, if you were helping a customer and your phone rang, what would you do?, what do you do to meet multiple deadlines if you don't have the information or knowledge to complete them in time? what did you like/dislike about your previous job and/or manager's style... Answer Question
Oregon State University (OSU) offers about 200 undergraduate and more than 80 graduate degree programs at about a dozen colleges and schools, including nationally recognized programs in engineering, environmental sciences, forestry, and pharmacy. The university is also home to centers of marine science and gene research and biotechnology, a wave research laboratory, and the Linus Pauling Institute. It also offers professional, certificate, non-degree, and extension programs, as well as precollege programs for elementary and high school students. In addition to its main...