University of Sheffield

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University of Sheffield Reviews

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    Friendly and great fun

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at University of Sheffield

    Pros

    Good atmosphere to work in and friendly staff around

    Cons

    Not a high pay for work required

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Increase the pay by a bit

University of Sheffield Interviews

Updated May 8, 2014
Updated May 8, 2014

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    Lecturer Interview

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    Application Details

    I applied online - interviewed at University of Sheffield in February 2014.

    Interview Details

    After submitting the application I was invited on place for a one-day interview. Started with 20 minutes presentation of my work and teaching interest. Next, 5 half-an-hour individual meetings with faculty members talking about what they do. Finally, half-an-hour interview with the recruiting committee being asked questions about teaching, research, funding.

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    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

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

The University of Sheffield traces its lineage to three schools -- the Sheffield Medical School, Firth College, and the Sheffield Technical School -- which combined in 1897 to form the University College of Sheffield. The institution, which took its current name in 1905, now enrolls more than 24,000 undergraduate and graduate students from more than 100 countries. Among its academic programs are architectural studies, engineering, physics, and journalism. Five school alums have been granted the Nobel Prize (in Chemistry and Medicine/Physiology). The university's research... More

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