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University of Northumbria Overview

Newcastle upon Tyne, England (UK)
1001 to 5000 employees
1992
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Located in the city of Newcastle upon Tyne, and with a base in London, Northumbria is one of the largest universities in the UK attracting more than 33,000 students from 135 countries. International activity is an essential and extensive part of Northumbria University. We are ... Read more

Mission: Northumbria University is a research-rich, business-focused, professional university with a global reputation for academic excellence.

Our ambition is to be in the top 30 of UK universities. Northumbria is transforming to become a new kind of excellent ... Read more

University of Northumbria Reviews

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University of Northumbria Vice-Chancellor & Chief Executive Andrew Wathey
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    Current Employee - Associate Professor
    Current Employee - Associate Professor
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    I have been working at University of Northumbria full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Calm, good momentum overall

    Cons

    Quite disorganised, top heavy faculties

    Advice to Management

    Work on productivity and reduce dead weight from the top

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University of Northumbria Photos

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University of Northumbria Interviews

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    Student Administrator Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Newcastle upon Tyne, England (UK)
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    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at University of Northumbria (Newcastle upon Tyne, England (UK)).

    Interview

    Application form, in tray exercise on managing priorities representing what a day in the role would cover followed by competency based interviews with a panel of three including line manager for the role being advertised.

    Interview Questions

    • How would your colleagues describe you and give your strengths and weaknesses   Answer Question
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