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University of Northern Iowa President Benjamin J. Allen
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    The best job ever!

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at University of Northern Iowa


    As a substitute teacher in my children's school, I saw them frequently. I knew their friends and teachers on a personal level. I taught for the teacher in his/her absence, allowing him/her to move forward not backward! I worked with kind, compassionate teachers and staff.


    I often knew ahead of time when I would be substitute teaching, but sometimes I didn't know until very early that morning.

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    Had great management so I have no advice for them!

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    Program Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Cedar Falls, IA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Cedar Falls, IA
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 1 week - interviewed at University of Northern Iowa in April 2009.

    Interview Details

    I found out about job through a coworker who knew that this person was retiring. I contacted the hiring manager by phone and arranged a in-person interview the next day. I interviewed with 2 people (hiring manager and their assistant). Interview lasted 1 hr. Questions were about my current impressions of the department and what I would change if given a chance. After a couple days I was notified that I would meet with two more people. On that day a job offer was extended.

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Great Colleges to Work For, The Chronicle of Higher Education and ModernThink LLC, 2009

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Headquarters Cedar Falls, IA
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1876
Type College / University
Industry Education
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

University of Northern Iowa (UNI) offers more than 120 undergraduate majors and about a dozen graduate and doctoral degree programs to some 13,000 students (about 90% of which are Iowa residents). The school is comprised of five undergraduate colleges (business administration, education, humanities and fine arts, natural sciences, and social and behavioral sciences) and one graduate college consisting of about 40 academic departments. UNI was founded as Iowa State Normal School in 1876. Notable alumni include US Senator Charles Grassley and NFL quarterback Kurt Warner.

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