Arizona State University

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You can have great colleagues and take comfort in your unit but you will not find support in the university, nor a raise

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Current Employee - Assistant Professor in Tempe, AZ
Current Employee - Assistant Professor in Tempe, AZ

I have been working at Arizona State University

Pros

Some clearly excellent faculty and dedicated staff work at ASU. The graduate student population is excellent and rewarding to work with.

Cons

The overpaid and oversized administration is disenfranchising to faculty on their best days and utterly demoralizing on their worst. Some small growth in capacity for building faculty collaboration have occurred but are managed by marginally capable administrators in tempe and the other campuses are sweat shops with libraries given their distillation to the lowest common denominator of using hourly undergraduate workers paid to help online classes scale up.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Actually listen to employees. Slow the growth of administration. Failed hires in the Athletic Dept have left the university on the hook for a decade of failure in any revenue sports area and paying coaches and former Athletic Directors we should have fired but instead granted them contract extensions before firing them.

Doesn't Recommend
Disapproves of CEO

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    Positive exp

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    Current Employee - Computer Database Specialist in Tempe, AZ
    Current Employee - Computer Database Specialist in Tempe, AZ

    I have been working at Arizona State University

    Pros

    Relaxed atmosphere
    University town
    Young people
    Party scene

    Cons

    Low pay
    Bad infrastrucre
    Beraucracy level high

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Less bureaucrqcy plz

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Student Worker position isn't bad

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Tempe, AZ
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Tempe, AZ

    I have been working at Arizona State University

    Pros

    It provides time off when you need and it overall is a fairly easy job to work. On campus is recommended if you are a student.

    Cons

    The pay is not that great and the hours will be limited. Also, there is some favoritism that plays into a lot of things.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Make sense in your decisions, especially financially because things just don't make sense. Our department could have gotten a golf cart for traveling which we need, but instead the department bought $3000 in bikes which are never used.

    Recommends
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