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Good place to do research

Former Employee - Ph D Research Assistant in Urbana, IL
Former Employee - Ph D Research Assistant in Urbana, IL

I worked at University of Illinois full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

Great facilities, lots of resources if you are doing research. Gym is excellent, I missed a lot.

Cons

pays are low and winter is cold, in the middle of nowhere.

Other Employee Reviews for University of Illinois

  1. Good part time job for students

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Dining Hall Student Worker in Champaign, IL
    Former Employee - Dining Hall Student Worker in Champaign, IL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at University of Illinois part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Free meal with every shift, pretty easy jobs, can make friends with workers and environment allows for talking with others

    Cons

    Monotonous work, no incentive for workers to do more than the minimum besides the threat of supervisors coming in and basing decisions about how much you work on 10 seconds of observation

    Advice to Management

    Try to actually assess who is doing what work with more in depth monitoring of workers instead of doing a quick scan.


  2. A great place to work.

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Ottawa, IL
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Ottawa, IL
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Fair and friendly management. Good benefits. The U of I is a great place to work. I highly recommend it.

    Cons

    Budget cuts and the current economy have reduced the number of positions that are available. I worked there during a much more stable economy.

    Advice to Management

    I can't think of anything that I would advise of. I enjoyed my time there and was sorry to leave when a lack of local funding caused my lay-off.


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