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"The "Georgetown Way" is a double edged sword"

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Washington, DC
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Washington, DC
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I have been working at Georgetown University full-time (More than 10 years)

Pros

Caring community with a mission to educate and serve. Jesuits give us an inspiring legacy. Strong reputation means many open doors when approaching potential external collaborators.

Cons

Slow to react. Rarely leads innovation. Overly cautious.

Other Employee Reviews for Georgetown University

  1. Helpful (1)

    "It has been fair but sometimes discouraging."

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    Current Employee - Adjunct Professor in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Adjunct Professor in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Georgetown University part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    It has a lot of interesting people as part of its faculty.

    Cons

    They don't invest in its part-time faculty as they could.

    Advice to Management

    They need to treat their adjunct faculty members better.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Lower Pay but more Holidays"

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    Current Employee - Marketing and Information Specialist in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Marketing and Information Specialist in Washington, DC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Georgetown University full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    More holidays and good benefits

    Cons

    Low pay, as much universities are. Heavy workload.

    Advice to Management

    Compensate better and start reviewing the job load you expect a single person to cover.

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