Carleton University
4.0 of 5 23 reviews
www.carleton.ca Ottawa, Canada 500 to 999 Employees

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Family-friendly, good work-life balance and benefits, great undergraduate intake

Assistant Professor (Current Employee)

I have been working at Carleton University full-time

ProsGreat benefits and recognition of work-life balance.

ConsMaking changes to curriculum offerings as allied to faculty or shifting department interests occur at a glacial pace. Ottawa is expensive to live in as a single earner and stifling in terms of social life.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Residence Fellow/Teaching Assistant (Former Employee)
Ottawa, ON (Canada)

I worked at Carleton University part-time for more than a year


Pros: - Youthful work environment - Looks good on the resume - Work you can… Cons: - When working as a TA supporting courses taught by contract instructors I was often frustrated because they were thrown into their position with little… Advice to Senior Management: - Please train and pay your contract instructors more so… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Carleton is highly under-rated!

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Carleton University


Pros: World-leading research, friendly and tight-knit faculty, scenic campus, highly competent and helpful admin and HR staff. … Cons: Reliance on government funding and grants can create financial uncertainties… Advice to Senior Management: Stronger advertising and PR campaigns would help improve Carleton's name recognition. Carleton should be… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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