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Tulane University Reviews

Updated December 8, 2018
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  • "No opportunity for advancement, low pay for the amount of work" (in 11 reviews)

  • "New Orleans has a high crime rate so one should be cautious walking alone at night" (in 18 reviews)

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  1. "Research Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Research Assistant in New Orleans, LA
    Former Employee - Research Assistant in New Orleans, LA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    You get to learn a lot and work at home while being compensated very fairly

    Cons

    None. Everything worked out smoothly


  2. "Great Place to Work as a Postdoctoral Fellow"

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    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Fellow
    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Fellow
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Complete independence for research. Good research support. Great peers to work with. Very nice colleagues and great social life all around.

    Cons

    Nothing that I have experienced.

  3. "Low salary, decent benefits"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Tulane University full-time

    Pros

    HRA incentive, campus facilities are accessible.

    Cons

    Low salary for high cost-of-living area


  4. "Animal Care Tech"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Tulane University full-time

    Pros

    Very interesting work, flexible hours

    Cons

    No opportunity for advancement, low pay for the amount of work


  5. "Lab manager"

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    Current Employee - Lab Manager in New Orleans, LA
    Current Employee - Lab Manager in New Orleans, LA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Tulane University full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    flexible and spirited working enviroment. Nice coworker and students.

    Cons

    heath care premium is too high.


  6. "Student Administration Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Tulane University part-time

    Pros

    The people I worked with were very smart and always willing to help

    Cons

    Sometimes I had to do rather dull menial labor


  7. "Up to You."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Benefits, Seminars, and Trainings.

    Cons

    Arrogant supervisors Lack of opportunities for promotion

  8. "Student worker"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    They work around your schedule and are accommodating to school work priorities

    Cons

    Very strict on doing the work in the office

    Advice to Management

    None


  9. "student"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    great school. super fun and great academics

    Cons

    gets super hot in summer


  10. "It's an ok place to work"

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    Current Employee - Police Officer in New Orleans, LA
    Current Employee - Police Officer in New Orleans, LA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    The pay and benefits are pretty good compared to other jobs in the city.

    Cons

    Lack of strong leadership and Inefficient planning,