Uchicago Argonne


Uchicago Argonne Reviews

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Uchicago Argonne President Eric D. Isaacs
Eric D. Isaacs
3 Ratings

    Independence, high quality research facilities, the pace of work is slow

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Director's Postdoctoral Fellow in Lemont, IL
    Current Employee - Director's Postdoctoral Fellow in Lemont, IL

    I have been working at Uchicago Argonne


    Excellent compensation and benefits package as compared to similar organizations. The advantage of living in a suburb near Chicago. High quality life. Excellent research facilities and people are generally very helpful towards post-docs. Overall a good place to make a lifelong career if you can find a permanent position.


    Pace of work is slow mainly because of the amount of paperwork involved. No clear guidance on transition to a permanent position. Many times you have to generate your own work otherwise you can be here for two years and have nothing to show for it.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Please make an effort to provide clear career guidance to new post-docs. The post-doctoral programs office does it but they have limited leverage. Post-docs need to hear it from their supervisors.

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    Systems and Network Administrator Interview

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

    I applied online. The process took 12+ monthsinterviewed at Uchicago Argonne in September 2010.

    Interview Details

    The interview consisted of two parts - the first was based on finding someone who had the right fit along with the technical expertise. The second part was based on speaking with the deputy and lead directors to ensure a fit between the two parties.

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    Negotiation Details
    No negotiation. They went way above my salary expectations.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

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Website www.uchicagoargonnellc.org
Headquarters Chicago, IL
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 2006
Type Company - Private
Industry Business Services
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

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