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"A grab bag filled with a mixture of highly passionate, talented individuals and the worst stereotypes of lazy employees."

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Current Employee - Program Coordinator in Seattle, WA
Current Employee - Program Coordinator in Seattle, WA
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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

Pros

Good benefits, fun environment, rewarding mission.

Cons

Stress, poor leadership, mismanagement of resources

Advice to Management

Privatize as much as you can!

Other Employee Reviews for University of Washington

  1. "Postdoctoral Fellow"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Fellow in Seattle, WA
    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Fellow in Seattle, WA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Flexibility
    Benefits
    Location
    Proximity to Fred Hutchinson
    Size
    Opportunities in area

    Cons

    Turnover
    Dwindling resources
    Lack of funding
    Skeletal staff
    Poor morale
    Highly political
    Brain drain
    Aging facilities

    Advice to Management

    Stop the bleeding before it is too late. At this rate, restoring the reputation of this institution will be next to impossible.


  2. "Gain excellent experience with a job that is flexible with class schedules."

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Contractor - Resident Adviser in Seattle, WA
    Current Contractor - Resident Adviser in Seattle, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Washington as a contractor (More than a year)

    Pros

    - Great compensation (housing and food)
    - RA staffs are naturally friendly, helpful, and team-oriented
    - Resident directors are supportive and effective in managing/motivating staff
    - "Work schedule" is shaped around your class schedule

    Cons

    - Work can get pretty hectic at certain times of the academic year (i.e. move-in/move-out)
    - Students living in the residence halls sometimes have negative perceptions of RAs


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