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Rutgers University Reviews

Updated December 10, 2018
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Rutgers University President Robert L. Barchi
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  • "No cons from my time being there" (in 44 reviews)

  • "Not so good pay for part time instructors" (in 33 reviews)

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  1. "Great Place to work"

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

    Pros

    help you achieve your dreams

    Cons

    don't know how to move up


  2. "consultant"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Rutgers University part-time

    Pros

    good job it was easy

    Cons

    too boring did almost nothing

  3. "Lecturer"

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    Former Employee - Lecturer in New Brunswick, NJ
    Former Employee - Lecturer in New Brunswick, NJ
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Rutgers University part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    - Great work life balance
    - Get TA or grader if class is big enough

    Cons

    - Students seem to have more power than professor/lecturer and management provides little support for disputes.

    Advice to Management

    Please offer more support to your employees who work hard to keep up the quality of teaching.


  4. "Great Place"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Rutgers University part-time

    Pros

    Great salary and work environement

    Cons

    Location is not the best


  5. "IT Technician Student Worker"

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    Current Employee - IT Support Technician in New Brunswick, NJ
    Current Employee - IT Support Technician in New Brunswick, NJ
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Amazing workplace environment
         Everyone is polite and professional
    Good Pay
    Flexible hours
    Fantastic Management

    Cons

    Bureaucracy can slow things down occasionally, but is not too disruptive considering the size of this organization.

    Advice to Management

    Keep it up!


  6. "Location"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Rutgers University full-time

    Pros

    Nice location and people to work at Rutgers.

    Cons

    good! ! ! ! !


  7. "Aresty Research"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    It was paid research and housing was provided.

    Cons

    Working in the summer in a lab without windows can be brutal.

    Advice to Management

    The new WEEKS hall building definitely provides more passion and desire to do research. More facilities should be built off of that layout and scheme.

  8. "Research Assistant"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Rutgers University part-time

    Pros

    Outstanding work is being done here. Plenty of flexibility to direct your own research.

    Cons

    There is a great deal of financial bloat when you look at management, and this can impede Rutgers' ability to stay dynamic and flexible.


  9. "Poor Leadership"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Rutgers University full-time

    Pros

    Employees, time off, benefits, compensation, students

    Cons

    Culture, leadership, nepotism, politics, group think

    Advice to Management

    Hire new leadership.


  10. "MSA"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Rutgers University full-time

    Pros

    Great work environment with great benefits.

    Cons

    No over time available to employees

    Advice to Management

    listen to employees before making decisions