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  • University Park, PA
  • 10000+ Employees
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  • College / University
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There’s a reason Penn State consistently ranks among the top one percent of the world’s universities. Across 24 campuses, our 100,000 students and 40,000 faculty and staff know the real measure of success goes beyond the classroom – it’s the positive impact made on communities ...

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Penn State Reviews

4.2
83%
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76%
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Eric J. Barron
Eric J. Barron
900 Ratings
5.0
Former Employee

"Good Guidance"

Aug 6, 2022 - Research Assistant
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Positive Outlook
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Pros

Helpful professor
published a paper in springer

Cons

Less pay
Less Hours
No Tuition fee wavier
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Diversity & Inclusion at Penn State

4.0
(790 Reviews)

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How is diversity at Penn State?

...Not a ton of upward mobility, entry level staff are treated like crap, commitment to diversity and inclusion is lip service, total hand holding of students with very little accountability, staff will get thrown under the bus in Residence Life....Read More

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Penn State Interviews

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Positive72%
Negative9%
Neutral19%
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Applied online59%
Campus Recruiting14%
In Person14%
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  1. Assistant Professor Interview

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    Interview

    The interview consisted of a presentation, teaching a sample class, and speaking with current faculty members throughout the afternoon.

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Company Updates

September 24, 2020
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Penn State is still actively recruiting for a variety of COVID related positions various campuses. Positions include Contact Tracers, Quarantine & Isolation Coordinators, Resident Life Part Time Student Services (Mask Monitors) and more! Please visit https://hr.psu.edu/careers to see hundreds of great opportunities.
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July 22, 2020
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Here at Penn State, we are implementing efforts to ensure the safety of students, staff, faculty & community, by hiring an array of COVID mitigation support roles. Full Time roles include: Case Manager (Job #: 0000004568), Contact Tracer LPN (Job #: 0000004598), and Contact Tracer Non-LPN (Job#: 0000004575). Part Time roles include: Case Manager (Job #: 0000004584), Contact Tracer LPN (Job#: 0000004599) and Contact Tracer Non-LPN (Job#: 0000004596). We are actively screening and interviewing for these roles. External Applicants - visit https://hr.psu.edu/careers and search by Job # to find out more. Current Students & Penn State Employees - please apply via Workday.

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What is paid time off like at Penn State?

...Excellent health/vision benefits, up to 6 weeks paid time off a year (not including one full week of paid vacation for Christmas!), culture and management can be great if you find the right unit...

June 16, 2022

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