Duke University

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Good Organization, Bad Managers

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Former Employee - Clinical Data Assistant IV in Durham, NC
Former Employee - Clinical Data Assistant IV in Durham, NC

I worked at Duke University full-time (more than 10 years)

Pros

The benefits are excellent as far as education.

Cons

No particular cons with the organization, just a lot of unrealistic managers.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Provide more training to management in leading with emotional stability.

Recommends
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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    Nice place to work

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Duke University full-time

    Pros

    * Life/Work balance is good
    * Education benefit is great for Higher Ed.

    Cons

    Compensation is low compared to other universities in the area

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Great Employer with great benefits!

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    Former Employee - Research Technician in Durham, NC
    Former Employee - Research Technician in Durham, NC

    I worked at Duke University full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Duke has a "cradle to grave" approach to employees. With benefits that include family health, dental, insurance, employee appreciation days/picnics, and even a generous "widows/orphans" type plan, Duke attempts to treat employees as family and provide the necessary support structure to keep its staff happy.

    Cons

    The only down side I ever noticed was a lower pay scale than some other academic institutions and certainly a much lower pay scale than that in private industry.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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