Washington and Lee

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Headquarters Lexington, VA
Size 500 to 999 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type College / University
Industry Education
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year
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One of the oldest colleges in the country, Washington and Lee University (W&L) was founded in 1749 and is named after George Washington (who bequeathed the school its first major endowment) and Confederate general Robert E. Lee (a former president of the institution). The highly ranked liberal arts school in Lexington, Virginia is attended by about 1,800 students who take courses in about 40 major areas including public policy, Russian area studies, neuroscience, physics, and biochemistry. The student-faculty ratio is 9-to-1. Former US Supreme Court Justice and W&L alumni... More

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Employees are “Very Satisfied”   8 ratings

4.6

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Ken Ruscio

President

Nice people, smart students, plenty of money for student and professional development

  Current Assistant Professor in Lexington, VA

Pros: -Most people here are very nice, and the staff is competent.
-Students are bright, though some could work harder.
-There are numerous small purses for summer research students, additional stipends, conference travel, visiting speakers, and…
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Visiting Assistant Professor, Economics

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Visiting Assistant Professor, Classics

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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Lexington, VA Nov 2011 – Reviewed Sep 22, 2013

Interview Details – Interview was mostly behavioral and fit based. You have to submit an application by the end of Fall Term detailing the reasons you want to do research the following summer. Generally speaking, the more professors you know and network with the better shot you have at getting a grant from the…Full Interview

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The most difficult question asked was what specific skills I could bring to the lab. As a freshman, I didn't have many skills so I had to emphasize my willingness and enthusiasm to learn. Answer Question

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

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