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"great employer in a great city"

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Current Employee - Professor in Chicago, IL
Current Employee - Professor in Chicago, IL
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at University of Illinois at Chicago full-time (More than 10 years)

Pros

Cool interesting colleagues--great interest in research good location and security--good goals students are great

Cons

Faces financial struggles and way too much bureaucracy--too little money to fund grad students buildings are old salary increases slow but starting salaries reasonable;
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Advice to Management

Cut red tape and be on employees side

Other Employee Reviews for University of Illinois at Chicago

  1. "My first experience as a teaching assistant and I loved it"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Contractor - Teaching Assistant in Chicago, IL
    Former Contractor - Teaching Assistant in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at University of Illinois at Chicago as a contractor (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Handsome pay, convenient timings, good fun interacting with students

    Cons

    Always had a huge stack of reports to grade.


  2. "Politics, Politics, Politics"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Diversity Affairs Coordinator in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Diversity Affairs Coordinator in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Illinois at Chicago full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Work in a first class city
    Pension (if you stay long enough to get it) is a great benefit
    4 weeks Vacation right away!!!

    Cons

    Office Politics are horrible
    Average to below average pay for non faculty
    Administrative turnover

    Advice to Management

    Stick around long enough to make a tangible difference

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