University of Chicago
3.6 of 5 289 reviews
www.uchicago.edu Chicago, IL 5000+ Employees

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Engaging great exposure

Research Assistant (Former Employee)
Chicago, IL

ProsAcclaimed staff, in-depth research opportunities, accountability.

ConsShort-term projects can limit involvement.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Fantastic, UChicago respects you as a person and is very fair

    Intern (Current Employee)
    Chicago, IL

    I have been working at University of Chicago part-time for more than a year


    Pros: They pay well compared to other similar jobs for people without degrees Great variety of jobs to choose from, and it's easy… Cons: it can be stuffy if you don't agree with your boss, you're in for trouble very much a shut-up and… Advice to Senior Management: the organization needs to work together rather than separately. Sure, the student care and resources center can pay it services to design a site...… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    A respect for ideas, but fearfulness to follow through on them

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
    Chicago, IL

    I have been working at University of Chicago full-time for more than 5 years


    Pros: Great intellectual environment. People are respected for their ideas above… Cons: Heavily bureaucratic culture. Very top-down and fearful at times. Advice to Senior Management: Empower employees to propose and pursue new ideas. Perhaps a… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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