University of Chicago
3.6 of 5 253 reviews
www.uchicago.edu Chicago, IL 5000+ Employees

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World class institution.

Research Associate (Current Employee)
Chicago, IL

I have been working at University of Chicago

ProsSome of the best people in their fields work here, mediocrity is not allowed.

ConsStatus differences between Research Associate track and tenure-track faculty, as compared to many other institutions.

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Not a good place to work here as staff- I know very few people who enjoy working here

Admissions Coordinator (Current Employee)
Chicago, IL

I have been working at University of Chicago


Pros: Good vacation benefits and health insurance. This is a prestigious university which… Cons: People do not get recognition for the work they do. Compensation is quite low here, and it is very hard to advance here. Being a… Advice to Senior Management: Staff members are key to a university and treating them with respect and dignity is important… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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Prestige without the rest . . .

Administrator (Current Employee)
Chicago, IL

I have been working at University of Chicago


Pros: Compensation is high Benefits are good Cons: Morale is horrible Leadership has been in a state of churn… Advice to Senior Management: Make it a better place to work in terms of… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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