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Updated January 6, 2018
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University of Arkansas at Little Rock Chancellor Andrew Rogerson
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  • Low pay, understaffed, does not value staff (in 6 reviews)

  • Hard to move up the leader or get a full time position (in 2 reviews)

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  1. "Prevention Project Officer"

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    Current Employee - Prevention Project Officer in Little Rock, AR
    Current Employee - Prevention Project Officer in Little Rock, AR
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at University of Arkansas at Little Rock full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great work environment
    People are friendly
    Self pace
    Good benefits

    Cons

    No cons
    flexible
    you have to be a self-starter
    no chances of increasing salary


  2. "Great place to work!"

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    Current Employee - Graduate Assistant
    Current Employee - Graduate Assistant
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Arkansas at Little Rock full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    As a graduate student, you have teaching assistantship opportunity even the first semester. If you are new, all employees and colleagues are welcome to help you.

    Cons

    Grant opportunity sometimes is difficult which is one of the struggling parts of the research.

    Advice to Management

    I would recommend hiring more faculties with different research field. That may help to increase the incoming funds to school as well.

  3. "Resident Assistant"

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    Current Employee - Resident Assistant in Little Rock, AR
    Current Employee - Resident Assistant in Little Rock, AR
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Arkansas at Little Rock part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Helps pay for housing
    great co-workers and staff
    caring upper management

    Cons

    limited room to get promoted based on major

    Advice to Management

    none


  4. "Student Services"

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

    I worked at University of Arkansas at Little Rock full-time

    Pros

    Maybe the new leadership team will change things.

    Cons

    No room for advancement. Lack of communication. HR is not trustworthy or helpful.

    Advice to Management

    You need to change the culture. Really prove you want to see a collaborative campus that focuses on "yes" instead of "no." Don't hide behind the pretty stories you ask to highlight. Fix the problems.


  5. "Custodial"

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    Current Employee - Custodian in Little Rock, AR
    Current Employee - Custodian in Little Rock, AR

    I have been working at University of Arkansas at Little Rock full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great Benefits and Schedule is reasonable

    Cons

    Low pay and Raises are rare


  6. "Student Services Professional"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at University of Arkansas at Little Rock full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good retirement contribution matching. Some positions are paid well.

    Cons

    A lot of siloes in the past. Low pay for lower positions. No bonuses for staff.

    Advice to Management

    Needs better morale for employees.


  7. "Financial aid"

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    Former Employee - Financial Advisor in Little Rock, AR
    Former Employee - Financial Advisor in Little Rock, AR
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at University of Arkansas at Little Rock (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Tuition discount
    Other staff are friendly

    Cons

    Low pay
    Not many chances to move up
    High turnover

  8. "Student Worker"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    I worked at University of Arkansas at Little Rock part-time

    Pros

    Easy work with exposure to ultimate job as an attorney.

    Cons

    The pay is too low at $8-$12 an hour.

    Advice to Management

    Offer a reasonable scholarship instead of pay.


  9. "Not bad"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at University of Arkansas at Little Rock full-time

    Pros

    Great people to work with.

    Cons

    No upward mobility. No annual review

    Advice to Management

    Treat staff as peers


  10. "Work Study"

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    Current Employee - Student Worker
    Current Employee - Student Worker
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at University of Arkansas at Little Rock part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Flexible schedule and kind supervisors.

    Cons

    No possibility of being hired after graduation (hiring freeze).


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