University of Alabama in Huntsville
3.7 of 5 30 reviews
www.uah.edu Huntsville, AL 500 to 999 Employees

University of Alabama in Huntsville Reviews

Updated Apr 16, 2014
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3.7 30 reviews

                             

88% Approve of the CEO

University of Alabama in Huntsville President Robert A. Altenkirch

Robert A. Altenkirch

(8 ratings)

91% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Nice place to work for laid back people

Lab Manager (Current Employee)
Huntsville, AL

I have been working at University of Alabama in Huntsville part-time for more than a year

Prosflexible schedule, easy environment, low living cost, nice people

Conssometimes irresponsible administrations, you need to push multiple times to get things done.

Advice to Senior Managementbe more open-minded.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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UAH is a great employer with great benefits

IT Specialist (Current Employee)
Huntsville, AL

I have been working at University of Alabama in Huntsville full-time for more than 5 years

ProsThe working conditions are great and the benefits are great. Pay is very fair for higher education. Nice campus and great city to live in.

ConsOpportunity to move up depends on area of employment.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Awesome On-Campus opportunity for a Student

Student Assistant (Current Employee)
Huntsville, AL

I have been working at University of Alabama in Huntsville part-time for more than 3 years

ProsFriendly staff, understands that you're in school FIRST. Very flexible and laid back. I've spent hours doing nothing. If you get the opportunity, take it!

ConsNot really a con, but work hours are limited, as well as the pay rate, but that's expected.

Advice to Senior ManagementIncrease the work hour cap to 30hrs.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Pretty Good

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at University of Alabama in Huntsville

ProsThe faculty here r awesome

ConsI don't think there is anything

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Had a great experience handling the hardware lab as the GTA developing lab material and teaching switching theory and CO

Graduate Assistant (Current Employee)
Huntsville, AL

I have been working at University of Alabama in Huntsville part-time for more than a year

ProsI could work well on my degree with all my fee waved off with a good experience handling the class for UG.

ConsI did not find any

Advice to Senior ManagementNil

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Great work Environment!

Research Assistant (Current Employee)
Huntsville, AL

I have been working at University of Alabama in Huntsville full-time for more than 3 years

ProsEverything is very relaxed. They offer plenty of benefits such as insurance, discounts around town, more than enough paid leave, tuition assistance, and they are flexible.

ConsNone that I can think of...

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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I learnt a lot in the Ph. D program in civil engineering. Thanks, UAH.

Teaching Assistant (Current Employee)
Huntsville, AL

I have been working at University of Alabama in Huntsville part-time for more than 3 years

ProsNice weather, Nice colleague, Good teachers.

ConsLow stipend, that's the only problem so far.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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I have been working at University of Alabama in Huntsville

ProsWork life balance is great. Upper Management is open to suggestions.

ConsNone that know of while I was there.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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I had a great time at UAH

Graduate Research Assistant (Former Employee)
Huntsville, AL

I worked at University of Alabama in Huntsville full-time for more than a year

ProsGood environment and good lab

ConsNone, had a great time

Advice to Senior ManagementNone, they are doing good

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Huntsville, AL

I have been working at University of Alabama in Huntsville full-time for more than a year

ProsOverall, this is a good place to work. Nice holidays. Supportive employees. Friendly environment. I would recommend this job to other people.

ConsYou do a lot of work here for very little pay. Employees are used as cheap labor and promotions are sometimes hard to come by.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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