University of Illinois at Chicago - A decent workplace! | Glassdoor
There are newer employer reviews for University of Illinois at Chicago
There are newer employer reviews for University of Illinois at Chicago

See Most Recent

"A decent workplace!"

Star Star Star Star Star
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Assistant Director in Chicago, IL
Current Employee - Assistant Director in Chicago, IL
Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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

Pros

Decent package and benefits
Good work/life balance
Fairly dynamic team (my department)
A lot of learning opportunities from very experienced senior executive managers
Great location - easily accessible with public transportation

Cons

Politics and bureaucracy are very sticky business in an organization as large as UIC
Financial issue resulted in very slow/no pay increase and a lot of uncertainty with the retirement plan.

Other Employee Reviews for University of Illinois at Chicago

  1. Helpful (1)

    "ResLife is a way of Way"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Resident Director in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Resident Director in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great people to work with.

    Cons

    Mismanaged processes, systems, and resources.

    Advice to Management

    Take care of employees before anything else.


  2. "great employer in a great city"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    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;
    .

    Advice to Management

    Cut red tape and be on employees side


There are newer employer reviews for University of Illinois at Chicago
There are newer employer reviews for University of Illinois at Chicago

See Most Recent

Work at University of Illinois at Chicago? Share Your Experiences

University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
 
Click to Rate
or