University of Pennsylvania Overview

  • www.upenn.edu
  • Philadelphia, PA
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1740
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The University of Pennsylvania was founded by Benjamin Franklin when he had a little down time between establishing a country and experimenting with lightning. Since opening its doors to students in 1751, the Ivy League university has accumulated a notable list of ...

University of Pennsylvania Reviews

4.4
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91%
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Amy Gutmann
Amy Gutmann
840 Ratings
Jan 12, 2021
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"Great Place to work"

Current Employee - Research Assistant in Philadelphia, PA
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I have been working at University of Pennsylvania part-time for more than a year

Pros

+ Great work-life balance
+ Amazing team

Cons

- Can't find any so far
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Diversity & Inclusion at University of Pennsylvania

4.0
(122 Reviews)

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How is diversity at University of Pennsylvania?

...minimal diversity and a culture of writing management over the slightest (perceived) slights....Read More

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University of Pennsylvania Interviews

Experience
Positive70%
Negative12%
Neutral18%
Getting an Interview
Applied online60%
Campus Recruiting14%
Employee Referral9%
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    Interview

    Very casual and over the phone. Conducted by a grad student. Went over my previous research experience and what programs I’m familiar with. Very responsive PI. They get lots of applications.
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University of Pennsylvania Awards & Accolades

  • National Top 50 Green CompaniesGreen Power Partnership2012
  • Best Places to Work for CommutersNational Center for Transit Research at USF2012

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What is health insurance like at University of Pennsylvania?

...Good health insurance, decent pay, great and friendly staff...

September 22, 2019

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