University of Pittsburgh - Challenging, but rewarding | Glassdoor
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"Challenging, but rewarding"

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Current Employee - Assistant Professor in Pittsburgh, PA
Current Employee - Assistant Professor in Pittsburgh, PA
Recommends
Approves of CEO

Pros

-Great science
-A spectrum of research activities

Cons

-Sometimes trying to be an Ivy league institute

Advice to Management

Science is the objective. Not a means to support an administrative end

Other Employee Reviews for University of Pittsburgh

  1. "good, but like other academic places, salaries are low"

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    Current Employee - Research Assistant in Pittsburgh, PA
    Current Employee - Research Assistant in Pittsburgh, PA
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    good city, good people, can take courses for 10% fee which is great

    Cons

    very few incentives to promotion, low salary

    Advice to Management

    more salaries and better communication strategies


  2. "Overall, a good place to work and gain experience."

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    • Comp & Benefits
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    Former Employee - Summer Buildings Manager in Bradford, PA
    Former Employee - Summer Buildings Manager in Bradford, PA
    Recommends

    Pros

    flexible time off
    candid feedback from supervisors
    great on campus enviroment to work at
    clear objectives
    available tools needed to complete tasks

    Cons

    Located in a very poor and depressing town with little to do
    poor compensation for difficult work
    overtime is required yet uncompensated for

    Advice to Management

    because there is often a need for overtime related work due to conference scheduling, either pay for overtime or hire larger part time staff members


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