Swansea University

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    Former Employee - Research Assistant  in  Swansea Center, MA
    Former Employee - Research Assistant in Swansea Center, MA

    I worked at Swansea University part-time for less than a year

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    Work Life Balance Is Great, right by the beach.

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    Work Must Be Done Every Day

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Swansea University Interviews

Updated Mar 27, 2014
Updated Mar 27, 2014

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    Research Assistant Interview

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    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 3 weeks - interviewed at Swansea University.

    Interview Details

    Online application and cover letter. You must summit a cover letter type statement that includes the essential criteria otherwise they won't consider you.

    1 interview and was told I had the job within a week.

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Website www.swan.ac.uk
Headquarters Swansea, United Kingdom
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1920
Type College / University
Industry Education
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

Swansea University is a research-led university that has been making a difference since 1920. The University community thrives on exploration and discovery, and offers the right balance of excellent teaching and research, matched by an enviable quality of life. Set in parkland overlooking Swansea Bay on the edge of the breathtaking Gower Peninsula, the University's location is captivating. With 15,921 students and 2,510 staff, Swansea's multicultural campus community provides a global perspective and opportunities to gain skills that last a lifetime.

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