University of California
3.6 of 5 107 reviews
www.universityofcalifornia.edu Oakland, CA 5000+ Employees

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the university of california is a great place to work, but be prepared to wade through the bs

Associate Professor (Current Employee)

Prosrespected research institution that keeps faculty motivated to be current in their particular fields.

Consa boatload of beaurocracy and having to fight for respect, especially from faculty of color

Advice to Senior Managementlisten to and respect faculty opinion, and try not to be so chicanerous in your administrative duties

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    No overtime, small compensation

    Programmer/Analyst II (Current Employee)
    Santa Cruz, CA

    I have been working at University of California


    Pros: Schedule, no commute, no significant over time Cons: Compensation, short review periods, incompetent employees, poor communication and decisions Advice to Senior Management: Look to your talented employees for feedback and future planning,… More
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    Wonderful students, petty leadership.

    Lecturer (Current Employee)
    Santa Cruz, CA

    I have been working at University of California


    Pros: As a teacher you can be proud to work for… Cons: The students are a mixed lot. California secondary schooling has steadily declined over the last thirty years. At the same time, the UC… Advice to Senior Management: Shrink the size of student body. The Cal State system and Community Colleges provide a better educational… More
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