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"Engaging great exposure"

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Former Employee - Research Assistant in Chicago, IL
Former Employee - Research Assistant in Chicago, IL
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No opinion of CEO

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

Pros

Acclaimed staff, in-depth research opportunities, accountability.

Cons

Short-term projects can limit involvement.

Other Employee Reviews for University of Chicago

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    "Secure, good benefits, and it's impossible to get fired unless you are incompetent"

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    Current Employee - Program Manager in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Program Manager in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good benefits, great location, good public transportation, lovely setting, smart colleagues

    Cons

    Entitled consumers, stuffy/conservative culture, HR works from a defensive position

    Advice to Management

    Commit to investing in employees and their development


  2. "A respect for ideas, but fearfulness to follow through on them"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Chicago full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great intellectual environment. People are respected for their ideas above all else.

    Cons

    Heavily bureaucratic culture. Very top-down and fearful at times.

    Advice to Management

    Empower employees to propose and pursue new ideas. Perhaps a competition similar to the Uncommon Fund organized for undergraduates.

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