University of Calgary

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University of Calgary Reviews

105 Reviews
3.8
105 Reviews
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University of Calgary President Elizabeth Cannon
Elizabeth Cannon
35 Ratings
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    research assistant

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Graduate Student Researcher  in  Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Current Employee - Graduate Student Researcher in Calgary, AB (Canada)

    I have been working at University of Calgary full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    a good intercultural working environment

    Cons

    vacation plan is good for us

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    I have no better advice.

    Recommends
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University of Calgary Interviews

Updated Sep 7, 2014
Updated Sep 7, 2014

Interview Experience

Interview Experience

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Getting an Interview

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    Director Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 3 weeks - interviewed at University of Calgary in June 2014.

    Interview Details

    I had an informal "discussion" with a senior member of management to see if the role was a potential match and then had a formal interview with several members of the department. The interview questions were a bit "canned" and there wasn't a lot of opportunity for me to ask questions. A bit too structured for my likes.

    Interview Questions
    • There was no difficult questions -- all pretty standard   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Open and communicative process
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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Website www.ucalgary.ca
Headquarters Calgary, Canada
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1966
Type College / University
Industry Education
Revenue $1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

The University of Calgary is Canada’s leading next-generation university – a living, growing and youthful institution that embraces change and opportunity with a can-do attitude. Located in the nation’s most enterprising city, the university has a clear strategic direction – Eyes High – to become one of Canada’s top five research universities by 2016, grounded in innovative learning and teaching and fully integrated with the community of Calgary. Ranked as the top university in Canada under the age of 50, the University of Calgary is a comprehensive academic and research... More

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