Vanderbilt University
3.7 of 5 127 reviews Nashville, TN 5000+ Employees
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The house that Cornelius built, Vanderbilt University was founded in 1873 with a $1 million grant from industrialist Cornelius Vanderbilt. The university's endowment has grown to $3 billion making the school a haven for its roughly 12,700 students and about 3,300 full-time faculty (with a student-teacher ratio of 8:1). Vanderbilt offers undergraduate and graduate programs in...More

Mission: Vanderbilt will uphold the highest standards and be a leader in the
• quest for new knowledge through scholarship,
• dissemination of knowledge through teaching and...

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Vanderbilt University Chancellor Nicholas Zeppos

Nicholas Zeppos


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 Current Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Nashville, TN

Pros: Good culture. Nice coworkers. Nice city and weather. Good career development. Full Review

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No Offer – Interviewed in Oct 2013 – Reviewed Feb 18, 2014

Interview Details – Had a phone interview, asked some general HR questions, such as tell me a project you did, and how did you solve problems you met, etc.Full Interview

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I thought HR gonna ask me some projects I listed on my resume, but all questions I prepared was different from they asked. So if you are preparing for an interview, be sure to search some general HR… Answer Question

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100 Best Companies to Work For, Fortune, 2009
Best Places to Work in Academia, The Scientist, 2009

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