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University of Louisville Reviews

Updated Jun 25, 2019

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88%
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Dr. Neeli Bendapudi
11 Ratings
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  • "Low pay because of low available funds, disorganized institution(in 12 reviews)

  • "Oh, and there have been massive budget cuts university-wide because of the aforementioned embezzlement(in 8 reviews)

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  1. "Graduate Assistant - PhD Program"

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    Current Employee - Graduate Assistant 

    I have been working at University of Louisville full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    There is the opportunity to instruct undergraduate classes in this capacity

    Cons

    cannot think of any cons

    University of Louisville2019-05-18
  2. "Good research facilities"

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    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Associate in Louisville, KY

    I have been working at University of Louisville full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good research facilities and faculty.

    Cons

    Less reputed programs than some of the bigger universities but they are catching up.

    University of Louisville2019-06-25
  3. "Fun job"

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      Former Employee - Academic Counselor 

      I worked at University of Louisville full-time

      Pros

      Great working with Students, faculty, and staff

      Cons

      The university as a whole seemed deeply disorganized

      University of Louisville2019-06-06
    • "Overall great and learned a lot"

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      Former Employee - Web Developer in Louisville, KY
      Recommends

      I worked at University of Louisville full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Flexible schedule, excellent learning experience,friendly co-workers

      Cons

      Could be better organized and managed (The IT area)

      Advice to Management

      Don't be afraid of updating your software

      University of Louisville2019-06-03
    • "Great research"

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        Current Employee - Research Assistant 
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at University of Louisville part-time

        Pros

        Exciting medical research Friendly people Flexible schedule

        Cons

        Low pay Poor administration Benefits could be better

        University of Louisville2019-06-03
      • "Mediocre research place"

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        Current Employee - Postdoctoral Associate in Louisville, KY
        Doesn't Recommend
        Neutral Outlook
        No opinion of CEO

        I have been working at University of Louisville full-time for more than 3 years

        Pros

        friendly people, below average living expenses

        Cons

        average research, great deal of politics involved

        University of Louisville2019-06-16
      • "work for 11 years"

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        Former Employee - Research Associate in Louisville, KY

        I worked at University of Louisville full-time for more than 8 years

        Pros

        Nice city and campus and co-workers

        Cons

        not too much promotion space

        University of Louisville2019-05-24
      • "Good place"

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        Current Employee - Financial Aid Advisor 

        I have been working at University of Louisville full-time

        Pros

        Student Centered, friendly colleagues, fun

        Cons

        The only con is the pay

        University of Louisville2019-05-31
      • "Graduate teaching"

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          Former Employee - Graduate Teaching Assistant 

          I worked at University of Louisville part-time

          Pros

          Enjoyed working with fresh young minds

          Cons

          Did not leave enough time for studying and lectures

          University of Louisville2019-05-07
        • "Nightmare politics"

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          Current Employee - Assistant Professor 
          Doesn't Recommend
          Negative Outlook
          No opinion of CEO

          I have been working at University of Louisville full-time for more than 5 years

          Pros

          Free admission to the Art Museum on campus. Benefits are pretty good.

          Cons

          The leadership at UofL is terrible. Yes, there is a new president, but all the terrible people that make that place filthy with poor ethics and bad professionalism are still there. Do not work here - especially if you are a female in a leadership role. There is no support and all the employees are out for blood. Staff has a terrible attitude about professors. Nobody is getting tenure at this place. They are hiring assistant...

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          Advice to Management

          Please look at who is creating the most drama and get them out of there. Stop letting bullies get away with murder. There has to be a way to work with someone without giving into their every whim, they are holding the whole place hostage.

          University of Louisville2019-06-12
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