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Brookings, SD
1001 to 5000 employees
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$25 to $50 million (USD) per year
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Working at South Dakota State

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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    I worked at South Dakota State part-time

    Pros

    A quickly growing university and a lot of free reign as a graduate student. Very supportive staff and administration

    Cons

    Perhaps not the best equipment and tools, but they are making strides to get there

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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.

    Interview Questions

    • 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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