University of Northumbria
2.8 of 5 4 reviews
northumbria.ac.uk Newcastle, United Kingdom 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Lack of promotion opportunities

Senior Lecturer (Current Employee)
Newcastle upon Tyne, England (UK)

ProsGood work-life balance.
Nice people.
Students are generally good.
Facilities are excellent.
Investment in buildings.

ConsManagement have no idea what is actually going on.
Promotion on the basis of brown-nosing rather than ability.
Admin heavy.

Advice to Senior ManagementOpen up communication channels, trust your staff more and seek their opinions.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Excellent Place to work

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    I have been working at University of Northumbria


    Pros: Best work and life balance. Cons: the Work pressure varies between very high to very… Advice to Senior Management: Better IT enabled systems rather than all paper based systems. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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    Lecturer (Current Employee)
    Newcastle upon Tyne, England (UK)

    I have been working at University of Northumbria full-time


    Pros: Support for research is encouraging. Cons: Too much paper work for academics. – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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