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Work is pretty heavy but the staff, students and alumni are great.

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I have been working at University of Chicago full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

excellent school, lots of resources, established systems, very smart colleagues, interaction with leadership, amazing students/alumni, great facilities

Cons

very political, staff have low status compared to faculty

Other Employee Reviews for University of Chicago

  1. Enjoyable work environment.

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at University of Chicago full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    My department respects me a person and as an employee. They respect my time and the fact that we have lives outside of work.

    Cons

    I work in a high pressure environment with big deadlines. Pay raises are small but my job is flexible so that is a good trade. My commute from the other side of the city is tough.

    Advice to Management

    Keep respecting your employees and recognize that we are adults who can make smart decisions. We don't need to be watched every second.


  2. Very stimulating and challenging work with some of the brightest minds around

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Chicago full-time

    Pros

    UC is famous for 80+ Nobel laureates and you can why it is so. All the departments are filled with some of the brightest minds. Amazing place to work

    Cons

    No well defined career paths in some departments. Especially non-scientific and technical positions.


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