Vanderbilt University Overview

  • Nashville, TN
  • 5001 to 10000 Employees
  • 1873
  • College / University
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At Vanderbilt University, our work - regardless of title or role - is in service to an important and noble mission in which every member of our community serves in advancing knowledge and transforming lives on a daily basis. Located in Nashville, Tennessee, on a 330 acre campus ...
Mission: Vanderbilt University is a center for scholarly research, informed and creative teaching, and service to the community and society at large. Vanderbilt will uphold the highest standards and be a leader in the quest for new knowledge through scholarship, dissemination of ...

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"Great Curriculum"

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The curriculum helps us apply our concepts in real life projects


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Diversity & Inclusion at Vanderbilt University

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Diversity Programs & Initiatives

At Vanderbilt University, we are intentional about and assume accountability for fostering advancement and respect for equity, diversity, and inclusion for all students, faculty, and staff. Our commitment to diversity makes us who we are. We have created a community that celebrates differences and lets individuality thrive. As part of this commitment, we actively value diversity in our workplace and learning environments as we seek to take advantage of the rich backgrounds and abilities of everyone. The diverse voices of Vanderbilt represent an invaluable resource for the university in its efforts to fulfill its mission and strive to be an example of excellence in higher education. Below

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Vanderbilt University Interviews

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Applied online63%
Campus Recruiting15%
In Person8%

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    1- 30 minute interview with the Human Resources Department. 2 - One hour interview with the team I would be working with. 3 - 30 minute meeting with the Director of the program.

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Company Updates

July 11, 2022
The Pharmacy Departments of Vanderbilt University Medical Center and Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital are hosting a hiring event on Wednesday, Aug. 3, from 2:30 p.m. – 6 p.m. at Melrose Support Services, 726 Melrose Ave in Nashville, to attract candidates for several Pharmacy Technician vacancies. Hiring managers and coordinators will be on site to answer your questions and conduct on-the-spot interviews. Click below to RSVP.
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Vanderbilt University Awards & Accolades

  • America's Best Large EmployersForbes.com2019
  • One of America’s Best Employers by ‘Forbes’Forbes2018

Pledges & Certifications

  • Veteran Hiring Commitment

    Committed to helping America's military veterans find work

  • Diversity Commitment

    Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

  • Pay Equality Pledge

    Committed to paying equitably for equal work & experience

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What is paid time off like at Vanderbilt University?

...Vanderbilt offers great employee benefits, including a very good healthcare package, plenty of PTO, professional development, and tuition reimbursement/ability to take courses on campus...

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Overall, 80% of employees would recommend working at Vanderbilt University to a friend. This is based on 1,540 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

73% of job seekers rate their interview experience at Vanderbilt University as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 2.6 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at Vanderbilt University.

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