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Updated May 23, 2017
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Northeastern University President Joseph E. Aoun
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Pros
  • Great mentors, good work environment (in 31 reviews)

  • Healthy work environment, Challenging work, Work-life balance (in 13 reviews)

Cons
  • There is no cons to be mentioned (in 16 reviews)

  • For a part time a job time management has to be done meticulously (in 13 reviews)

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  1. "adjunct clinical professor"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Physician Assistant Program Adjunct Clinical Instructor in Boston, MA
    Current Employee - Physician Assistant Program Adjunct Clinical Instructor in Boston, MA

    I have been working at Northeastern University (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    good students and working relationships

    Cons

    scheduling students during clinical rotations


  2. "Student"

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    Current Employee - Student in Boston, MA
    Current Employee - Student in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Northeastern University full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Amazing place to go to college!

    Cons

    I do not have any

    Advice to Management

    None


  3. "Nice opportunity for oncampus employment"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Teaching Assistant in Boston, MA
    Former Employee - Teaching Assistant in Boston, MA

    I worked at Northeastern University part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Decent compensation for an oncampus job

    Cons

    Nothing as such. Could have better hiring system


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  5. "Graduate Teaching Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Boston, MA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Boston, MA

    I worked at Northeastern University part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good university, amazing professor to work under

    Cons

    None that I can think of


  6. "Computer Science Research Assistant"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Computer Science Research Assistant in Boston, MA
    Current Employee - Computer Science Research Assistant in Boston, MA

    I have been working at Northeastern University part-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good location and smart people

    Cons

    Parking is expensive. Health insurance is limited and does not cover dependents.


  7. "Excellent professional environment with productive work--life balance"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Research Associate Professor in Boston, MA
    Current Employee - Research Associate Professor in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Northeastern University full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Investment and commitment in the future of individuals and the university mission statement. Focused, achievable goals and the structure to achieve them.

    Cons

    Administration needs more staff to implement all the ideas and the good will advances in a timely manner. This can lead to missed opportunities despite best intentions

    Advice to Management

    On the right track


  8. "One of the greatest universities in the US"

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    Current Employee - Research Assistant in Boston, MA
    Current Employee - Research Assistant in Boston, MA

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

    Pros

    Coop program, well-known professors, good student life, good relation with industry

    Cons

    High expenses in Boston, high prices in university's dining halls


  9. "Great for Personal and Career Growth"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Director in Boston, MA
    Current Employee - Assistant Director in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Northeastern University full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    The pay may be low, but there are fabulous benefits, including free tuition (if you get in). I like it here a lot!

    Cons

    Low pay, not challenging

    Advice to Management

    give your employees a challenge!


  10. "Great"

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    • Culture & Values
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    Former Employee - IT Support Specialist in Boston, MA
    Former Employee - IT Support Specialist in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Northeastern University (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good place to learn and to face with various technical issues

    Cons

    Nothing is going to be mentioned

    Advice to Management

    Keep going on


  11. "Student Employee Review"

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    Current Employee - Assistant to Lab Director in Boston, MA
    Current Employee - Assistant to Lab Director in Boston, MA

    I have been working at Northeastern University part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Everyone feels valued
    Very encouraging work environment

    Cons

    None. I can think of.


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