Georgia State University Reviews | Glassdoor

Find your next job here

Georgia State University Reviews

Updated January 22, 2018
627 reviews

Filter

Filter

Full-timePart-time

3.9
StarStarStarStarStar
Rating TrendsRating Trends
Recommend to a friend
Approve of CEO
Georgia State University President Mark P. Becker
Mark P. Becker
222 Ratings

627 Employee Reviews

Sort: PopularRatingDate

Pros
Cons
  • Low pay, but it's really a stipend (in 21 reviews)

  • There are no cons to working here (in 16 reviews)

More Pros and Cons

  1. "Excellent"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Georgia State University full-time

    Pros

    Tuition paid for and monthly stipend

    Cons

    You still have to pay for student fees which is bothersome and can be expensive

    Advice to Management

    Pay for the student fees as well.


  2. "Graduate Teaching Assistant"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Graduate Teaching Assistant in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Graduate Teaching Assistant in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Georgia State University part-time

    Pros

    Very Good place to work

    Cons

    Timmings of work may depend on the need of the professor

  3. "Data Scientist"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Georgia State University full-time

    Pros

    Great place to work and help improve higher education

    Cons

    Needs more investments in data analytics


  4. "Student Assistant"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    Pay was higher than minimum wage. Department I worked for was great. Treated you like a student first - took the time to work around your class schedule.

    Cons

    No cons were seen during my employment.


  5. "Accountant"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Accountant in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Senior Accountant in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Georgia State University part-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    I love being associated with such a progressive, inclusive organization!

    Cons

    Students would benefit from sheltered walkways connecting buildings.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the great work!


  6. "Awesome work environment"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Georgia State University (More than a year)

    Pros

    Professional and excellent work environment

    Cons

    None that I can think of

    Advice to Management

    More diversity.


  7. "Graduate Research Assistantship"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Georgia State University part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Full Tuition waiver and networking with other peers and professors

    Cons

    There are no cons to working here

  8. "Good place to go"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Georgia State University full-time

    Pros

    People here are very nice.

    Cons

    Close to downtown. Be careful.


  9. "Postdoc"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Postdoctoral Fellow
    Former Employee - Postdoctoral Fellow
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Georgia State University (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Fast growing university in down town Atlanta

    Cons

    The working environment varies in different labs


  10. "Good place for sociology students"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Georgia State University part-time

    Pros

    Pretty good place to work as a sociology student

    Cons

    Funding can be sketchy at times


Showing 627 of 668 reviews
Reset Filters