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great employer in a great city

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Current Employee - Professor in Chicago, IL
Current Employee - Professor in Chicago, IL

I have been working at University of Illinois at Chicago full-time (more than 10 years)

Pros

Cool interesting colleagues--great interest in research good location and security--good goals students are great

Cons

Faces financial struggles and way too much bureaucracy--too little money to fund grad students buildings are old salary increases slow but starting salaries reasonable;
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Advice to ManagementAdvice

Cut red tape and be on employees side

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
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    My first experience as a teaching assistant and I loved it

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    Former Employee - Teaching Assistant in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Teaching Assistant in Chicago, IL

    I worked at University of Illinois at Chicago as a contractor (less than an year)

    Pros

    Handsome pay, convenient timings, good fun interacting with students

    Cons

    Always had a huge stack of reports to grade.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Politics, Politics, Politics

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    Current Employee - Diversity Affairs Coordinator in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Diversity Affairs Coordinator in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at University of Illinois at Chicago full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Work in a first class city
    Pension (if you stay long enough to get it) is a great benefit
    4 weeks Vacation right away!!!

    Cons

    Office Politics are horrible
    Average to below average pay for non faculty
    Administrative turnover

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Stick around long enough to make a tangible difference

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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