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Updated Jun 18, 2014

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2.9 8 reviews

80% Approve of the CEO

Delaware State University President Harry L. Williams

Harry L. Williams

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50% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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    DSU a great place to work

    Counselor (Current Employee) Dover, DE

    ProsGreat place to work. Family centered

    ConsPay scale is much lower than it should be

    Advice to Senior ManagementConsistency, structure and willingness to continue to learn

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great graduate school Experience in the Applied Optics Program

    Graduate Student (Current Employee) Dover, DE

    ProsEasy access to faculties and mentors for classes, and research; Shared equipment not crowded. Interdisciplinary collaboration; Great work environment; Stipend is really good (25,000 in DE) compare to most programs.

    ConsPO can slow down research; Need more Postdoctoral;

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Student Worker (Former Employee) Dover, DE

    ProsEasy work, nice staff, good supervisor.

    ConsI did not find any thing to write as cons when I worked in Delaware State University.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great environment to work in. (lab assistant in Dr. K's lab)

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsColloborative employees
    Fantastic Boss
    No high school drama

    ConsI dont have any problems to report

    Advice to Senior ManagementKeep the current boss, he's the best

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    horrible!!!

    Research Associate (Current Employee) Dover, DE

    Prosits a small college and hbcu

    Cons-never paid on time
    -lack of communication
    -management

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    Not a good place to work

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee) Dover, DE

    ProsFlexible scheduling, Lots of holidays off, good working hours (830-430)

    ConsNot professional, Directors with only their GED and no other education, reverse discrimination, salaries aren't great.

    Advice to Senior ManagementBoost employee moral, be professional and always treat everyone with respect.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Will close down for sure

    Administration and Professor (Former Employee) Dover, DE

    ProsExperience the jungle life before you run away.

    ConsCluttered with strugglers at levels
    Homeless and criminals on campus
    Faculty and staff are busy writing to the Human Resources against each other
    The highest turnover, two professors resigned from one department over two years. Three professors were fired.
    Professors use students against each other or they fail. Random grade assignment
    Professors fight like kids and one professor was escorted by police
    They hire faculty with scientific misconduct
    Racial tension could be dangerous
    Students use "F" word in disputes with professors
    Faculty don't show up to teach
    FERPA violation, no confidentiality on student grades
    Bribes and embezzlement are common

    Advice to Senior ManagementGet some training on leadership and integrity

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Just a job, only a stopping place on the way to a better position.

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee) Dover, DE

    ProsCommon people are friendly, State Job one of the most convient locations in kent county

    ConsShort sighted management, regularly on the wrong side of legal actions by employees, weak union

    Advice to Senior ManagementWork to rid yourself of the unqualified person that is actually running the school.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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