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Western Kentucky University Interview Questions

Interviews at Western Kentucky University

19 Interview Reviews

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    Admissions Coordinator Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Bowling Green, KY
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Western Kentucky University (Bowling Green, KY).

    Interview

    The hiring process is a long process. Once the application is completed candidates can be selected often times months after applying. The interview process is simple for non upper level management positions.

    Negotiation

    Salary was nonnegotiable


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    Graduate Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Bowling Green, KY
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at Western Kentucky University (Bowling Green, KY) in May 2011.

    Interview

    My graduate studies department nominated me for the position. I wrote and submitted an application essay. The graduate studies department accepted my application and I had a phone interview for the position.

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    Graduate Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Bowling Green, KY
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Western Kentucky University (Bowling Green, KY) in May 2013.

    Interview

    There is no interview for the graduate assistant position with Psychological Sciences. Some graduate programs require interviews but every department is different. If you are admitted into the master of science program, you automatically receive an assistantship position with the small amount of benefits going along with it.

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    Tour Guide Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Bowling Green, KY
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Western Kentucky University (Bowling Green, KY) in March 2013.

    Interview

    basic interview process
    -filled out application
    -called in for in person interview with the director
    -proceeded to have 1 30-min to 1 hour (sorry it's a bit fuzzy) discussion about the job requirements and my ability to perform aforementioned requirements

    Interview Questions

    • Do you have any experience working or dealing with high school students?   Answer Question

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    Assistant Professor Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Bowling Green, KY
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3+ months. I interviewed at Western Kentucky University (Bowling Green, KY) in January 2016.

    Interview

    Skype Interview and On-Campus Interview. SKype interview was 15 minutes long and focused on general teaching methods and philosophy of education. On-campus interview included a dinner the night before, teaching presentation, and interview with the search committee. I was given a campus tour and asked to participate in a skills assessment. I watched a video of a pre-service teacher who was struggling during a formal observation. A professor pretended to be that student and I coached her.

    Interview Questions


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    Executive Director Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 days. I interviewed at Western Kentucky University in May 2011.

    Interview

    interviewing process was wonderful, staff made you feel welcome, went through two interviews with the first being shown around and the second spending time talking with staff.

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    Negotiation

    There wasn't a lot of negotiating, I was pleased with the offer


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    Office Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at Western Kentucky University.

    Interview

    1. Phone interview - It was informal and provided an overview of the position. A few basic questions were asked.
    2. Panel interview and tour - This was a little different than what I was used to. Everyone was very nice. Each person asked a question and then I was able to ask questions.

    It took a few weeks to get the first call and then about a month or so to get an offer.

    Interview Questions

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    Resident Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Bowling Green, KY
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 days. I interviewed at Western Kentucky University (Bowling Green, KY) in May 2017.

    Interview

    Very group oriented. Lots of situational practices to see how you work with others. It was a two day process and the group processing day was very long and grueling.

    Interview Questions

    • A resident is breaking (insert policy). How do you handle it?   Answer Question

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    Resident Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Bowling Green, KY
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Western Kentucky University (Bowling Green, KY) in January 2012.

    Interview

    The interview was very easy. You have a one-on-one with a Residence Hall Director and another RA. They ask you questions about diversity, teamwork, and personality. Most of the questions are straight-forward. They were very nice and it was not stressful.

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    No negotiations. You take it or leave it.


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    Resident Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Bowling Green, KY
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Western Kentucky University (Bowling Green, KY) in February 2013.

    Interview

    There is an event called super saturday in which they mass interview students for the hiring process. It's a fun day where you can truly shine and meet future co-workers!

    Interview Questions


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