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Austin, TX
201 to 500 employees
1981
Company - Private
Finance
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Unknown
The added dimension that Dimensional Fund Advisors applies to asset management is that of academia. The fund manager bases its investing strategies on economic theory and research generated within the hallowed halls of such institutions as the University of Chicago, Dartmouth ... Read more

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    "A pleasant but slow-paced workplace"

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    I worked at Dimensional Fund Advisors full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Friendly, interested in retention, great perqs, growing firm, generous job scope

    Cons

    Slow-paced, every decision requires multiple disparate managers to approve, accountability can be murky, highly police personality of women workers

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Dimensional Fund Advisors Interviews

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    Interview was conversational. Met with many people from the division I was interested in. They focus on getting to know you and whether you'll be a good fit for the team.

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    • Describe Dimensional's investment philosophy   1 Answer
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