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Updated February 21, 2017
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  • no easy access to Emory healthcare; hierarchical job; bad work/life balance (in 8 reviews)

  • not much autonomy, not much pay, with often long hours without overtime pay (in 8 reviews)

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  1. "Research community still very centered on student learning"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Coordinator in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Assistant Coordinator in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Emory University part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Professors and staff truly care about my professional and academic development

    Cons

    The work-study pay system is a bit too low


  2. "Emory review"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Emory University full-time

    Pros

    Emory is a great place to work.

    Cons

    You have to live in Atlanta and deal with the traffic there.


  3. "EPASS Tutoring Is Great!"

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    Former Employee - EPASS Tutor in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - EPASS Tutor in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends

    I worked at Emory University part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Emory offers opportunities for many different paths.

    Cons

    There are students that will try to take advantage of the assistance. Be clear with expectations.


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  5. "Great undergraduate experience as a Psychology major"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Emory University full-time

    Pros

    Great psychology department with amazing research faculty

    Cons

    Not much support in terms of internship or post-grad plans.


  6. "Great university to work for"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate Director of Admissions in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Associate Director of Admissions in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Emory University full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Work life balance is great

    Cons

    lack of transparency can be frustrating


  7. "assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Emory University part-time

    Pros

    Love the people at Emory.

    Cons

    Pay is okay, not bad.


  8. "Teaching Assistant"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Emory University part-time

    Pros

    Excellent experience to work with students with a strong passion for computer science.

    Cons

    The pay is just acceptable.


  9. "good project management team"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Project Manager in Atlanta, GA
    Former Intern - Project Manager in Atlanta, GA

    I worked at Emory University as an intern (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Helpful and knowledgeable team
    family environment

    Cons

    not much really. could have been more pro-active in some projects


  10. "Supplemental Instructor for Calculus I"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Emory University part-time

    Pros

    Really good opportunity to teach students, very self-rewarding

    Cons

    Planning SI sessions can take a long time, some students are challenging to deal with during sessions, constant communication between SI and professor is a must


  11. "I am currently a senior in the college."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Emory University (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    I have a variety of interests and skills, because of the liberal arts curriculum.

    Cons

    I have not gotten the chance to work outside of the Emory network yet.



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