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"Good potential but upper management has no vision"

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Current Employee - Associate Professor in Chicago, IL
Current Employee - Associate Professor in Chicago, IL
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

I have been working at University of Illinois at Chicago full-time (More than 8 years)

Pros

Good location, good student quality, amazing campus, very convenient for transportation, in a big city, close to downtown

Cons

very poor vision for the campus by upper management, no benefits for faculty for bringing in grants, low salary, no 5 yr or 10 yr plan

Advice to Management

be creative in generating funds for faculty to carry out research

Other Employee Reviews for University of Illinois at Chicago

  1. "a good place to retire"

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    Former Employee - Specialist of Patient Services in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Specialist of Patient Services in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at University of Illinois at Chicago full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    you learn a lot about being sick

    Cons

    be careful , and do your work

    Advice to Management

    before making judgement hear both sides and then make the correct dicision


  2. "A decent workplace!"

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    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.

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