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Georgia State University Interview Questions in Atlanta, GA

Updated Jul 28, 2017
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    Research Assistant Professor Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Atlanta, GA
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Georgia State University (Atlanta, GA).

    Interview

    Make a presentation to PIs, talk to different PIs about your past projects, answer various questions, mostly related to the research field. Explain the direction of the future studies, the skills and benefit you can bring to the GSU community.

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    Student Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Georgia State University (Atlanta, GA) in March 2017.

    Interview

    Signed up for the job through PantherCareerNet and within 3 weeks I got an email about scheduling an interview. Interview was short and to the point about what the job required. I was given a tour of the area and was told to wait 2 weeks for a decision.

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  3. Helpful (1)  

    Academic Advisor Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Atlanta, GA
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at Georgia State University (Atlanta, GA) in October 2016.

    Interview

    Received a call inviting to me to interview. There was a panel of 6 people in the interview. For the most part, I felt comfortable in the interview. After interview, I was asked to rank by number the campus location I was interested in working,

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    Enrollment Services Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Georgia State University (Atlanta, GA) in August 2016.

    Interview

    I was called for an interview and the date was set for two weeks from the date i received the call. The day I went for the interview I was interviewed by the person I had spoken with on the phone as well as one more person. They asked about 7-8 questions, all basic questions, and afterwards I walked over to another building where I had to take a data entry test. The overall process of interview and test were very easy. I did my interview today so I am still waiting on a response.

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    Graduate Research Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Georgia State University (Atlanta, GA) in August 2016.

    Interview

    I've been to 3 interviews for RA positions now, and common questions include: "What are your plans for the future?", "What is your previous research experience?", "What aspect of research do you find most appealing?", "What are you hoping to learn from this experience?", "What was your GPA?". Most of the questions will be pulled off of your resume and will be personalized. For example, "Tell me about your independent study Junior year." At the interview they are basically just trying to inform you in detail about what the position entails, while also trying to get a feel for your qualifications and interests. I haven't come across a question I couldn't answer, so don't stress. It's a lot easier then it seems. Good luck!

    Interview Questions

    • What research area are you interested in?   1 Answer

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    Assistant Director Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Atlanta, GA
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 1+ week. I interviewed at Georgia State University (Atlanta, GA).

    Interview

    I had a phone call first maybe five days after submitting application to set up preliminary interview, first interview was speaker phone style remote, then second interview would be in person

    Interview Questions

    • What is the last thing you regretted in life, what is your management style   Answer Question

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    Academic Advisor I Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Georgia State University (Atlanta, GA).

    Interview

    I filled out an online application through the GSU website. I was called to set up an interview within a week. I showed for the actual interview and it was a round table with some of the management. One of my interviewers leaned back and closed their eyes as I was answering my questions, repeatedly.

    Interview Questions

    • "Are you good with technology?" This really means, "are you proficient in Microsoft Excel?" Most of the data keeping requires extensive use of Excel, and many current employees have no clue how to use it.   1 Answer
    • What do you know about Georgia State University?   1 Answer
  8. Helpful (1)  

    Admissions Counselor Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Georgia State University (Atlanta, GA) in July 2016.

    Interview

    The interview was two parts phone and skype, I had to create a presentation as a part of the interview process. It was an intense process, however I felt calm and easy throughout the interview

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    Administrative Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Decatur, GA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 5+ weeks. I interviewed at Georgia State University (Decatur, GA) in July 2016.

    Interview

    I applied in May of 2016. Received an E-mail from the hiring manager in mid-July asking if I was still interested. An in-person interview was scheduled for the following week. The interview process was very straightforward and relaxed. Both interviewers had pages with questions and each took turns asking. Most of of the interview questions were behavioral and the hiring manager explaining the desire for S.T.A.R. style responses (situation, task, action, results). They also described the department and the general duties of the role.

    Interview Questions

    • How much experience do you have with x, y, z? Name a time you went above and beyond what was required of you? Have you ever had to teach yourself a complex concept?   Answer Question

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    Graduate Research Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Georgia State University (Atlanta, GA) in June 2016.

    Interview

    The interview process was very easy. I took a class from my professor of the Financial Engineering class and got a very good grade. So he directly asked me to be his GRA.

    Interview Questions

    • Do you have time to work as the GRA in the Spring?   1 Answer

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