University of Chicago

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Positive work environment

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Current Employee - Project Assistant in Chicago, IL
Current Employee - Project Assistant in Chicago, IL

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

Pros

Great work life balance, challenging and positive environment, great advancement opportunities, and passionate colleagues.

Cons

Transportation can sometimes be an issue to Hyde Park.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

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

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    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

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Byzantian bureaucracy, great benefits.

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    Current Employee - Desktop Support Manager in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Desktop Support Manager in Chicago, IL

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

    Pros

    Good benefits, safe neighborhood, tons of facilities nearby, good cultural attractions on campus, stimulating, smart colleagues. Also, the campus is beautiful.

    Cons

    Everything is overmanaged and mismanaged, with nepotism and corruption reigning supreme. People try their best, but the structure of the University often does not allow for effective communication, cooperation, and lacks broad direction.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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