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"A great place to learn and network"

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Current Contractor - Adjunct Assistant Professor in Portland, OR
Current Contractor - Adjunct Assistant Professor in Portland, OR
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Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Portland State University as a contractor (More than 10 years)

Pros

Quality of administrative staff, instructors, curriculum and students

Cons

Would love to see online/remote learning opportunities in the Professional Development Center programs.

Advice to Management

Continue being open to new ideas and searching for ways to add value students' careers.

Other Employee Reviews for Portland State University

  1. "Grant funded positions unstable"

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    Former Contractor - Project Coordinator in Portland, OR
    Former Contractor - Project Coordinator in Portland, OR
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    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Portland State University as a contractor (More than a year)

    Pros

    Access to library holdings, ability to work with students, connections to organizations and businesses in the community, sharing of ideas and doing meaningful work.

    Cons

    Funding and competition among departments, political environment of the university, many positions are temporary or student which means that they do not come with benefits or a living wage.


  2. "Nurturing environment."

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    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Research Assistant in Portland, OR
    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Research Assistant in Portland, OR
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    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    It's a growing family (within the Department) whose members are readily available for support.

    Cons

    Budget cuts can be brutal on the work place.

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