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www.sdstate.edu
Brookings, SD
1001 to 5000 employees
1881
College / University
Education
$25 to $50 million (USD) per year
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South Dakota State University (SDSU) is big on education in the Mount Rushmore State. The college offers undergraduate, graduate, and pre-professional programs to more than 11,000 students in the state's capital. Academic offerings include agriculture ... Read more

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    Current Employee - Graduate Teaching Assistant in Brookings, SD
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    I have been working at South Dakota State (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great place to study for advanced graduate degrees. There's 100% tuition waiver for Graduate Assistants.

    Cons

    No health insurance coverage for Graduate Assistants

    Advice to Management

    Must strive to provide health insurance coverage for Graduate Assistants.

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    Assistant Professor Interview

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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at South Dakota State (Brookings, SD) in December 2016.

    Interview

    standard faculty recruiting process. One day from breakfast to dinner. Meet search committee, chair, dean, graduate students. One teaching talk (30 mins) and one research talk (1hr). People are very nice during the whole process. Received the offer after 2 weeks.

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    • research plan in the next 5-10 years. how do you plan to teach XXX courses and what new courses you can offer. how do you plan to apply for external funding.   Answer Question
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