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"Not that prestigious but there is a lot to be said for a small academic community"

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Current Employee - Student in Pullman, WA
Current Employee - Student in Pullman, WA
Recommends
Approves of CEO

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

Pros

Helpful admin dept., ability to know your professors and they know you

Cons

The Chemistry department is bad bad bad.

Other Employee Reviews for Washington State University

  1. "Great Colleagues, Higly educated in their fields!"

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    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Research Associate in Pullman, WA
    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Research Associate in Pullman, WA

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

    Pros

    Flexible Hours, lot of options for collaboration work and publications.

    Cons

    Not too many options for career development if you dont want to stay in academia.


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    "CAHNRS Cautionary Tale"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Pullman, WA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Pullman, WA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Washington State University full-time

    Pros

    Business-minded university, fiscally responsible, excellent benefits, great location in pullman, customer-centric culture, positive mission and rewarding work. There are really wonderful people and a surprising number of approachable and down-to-earth faculty. Fascinating and impactful research abounds.

    Cons

    There is some dangerous senior leadership in this college, proceed with caution. Brace yourself for manipulation, cliques, and BIG egos. If you can navigate the politics and kiss hiney at every opportunity, you'll be okay. They don't care about people and you aren't a citizen of this college. People may work here, but the culture does not create deep, lasting, employee investment. Culture and experiences can vary wildly from unit to unit. Elson is a responsible and hardworking president.

    Advice to Management

    Listen (and act), invest in your employees/units, be human and care, encourage work/life balance.

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