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University of Memphis Reviews

Updated September 20, 2018
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  • "Rather low pay, sometimes unpredictable direction for department" (in 10 reviews)

  • "No cons for working at the University" (in 8 reviews)

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  1. "A Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Research Assistant in Memphis, TN
    Current Employee - Research Assistant in Memphis, TN
    Recommends

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

    Pros

    Well management and enriched facility

    Cons

    Poor security in neighborhood areas


  2. "Academic Counselor"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at University of Memphis (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    good work life balance at the university

    Cons

    less than annual raises which can be challenging

  3. "Good work/life balance"

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

    I have been working at University of Memphis full-time

    Pros

    Good work/life balance, great vacation time

    Cons

    Salary is lower than industry


  4. "Great place to work"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at University of Memphis part-time

    Pros

    No interference by management in day to day work

    Cons

    Work schedule depends on your boss!


  5. "Graduate Teaching Assistant"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at University of Memphis part-time

    Pros

    It is a pretty small community and the teaching assistants for Microbiology are usually given the right training.

    Cons

    The previous coordinator for the course was an absolute disgrace. The current team is well functioning and considerate.


  6. "Admin Assistant"

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

    I worked at University of Memphis full-time

    Pros

    Absolutely love working here. The people, the process, the benefits.

    Cons

    I have nothing negative about working at The University of Memphis.

    Advice to Management

    None


  7. "good organisation for work"

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    Former Employee - Graduate Assistant in Memphis, TN
    Former Employee - Graduate Assistant in Memphis, TN

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

    Pros

    Good experience. Nice work environment

    Cons

    nothing to mention as a cos

    Advice to Management

    good management

  8. "Relational Database Analyst"

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    Current Employee - Relational Database Analyst in Memphis, TN
    Current Employee - Relational Database Analyst in Memphis, TN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Memphis full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good projects and good team work solve everything!

    Cons

    There is not enough time in the day to solve all problems.

    Advice to Management

    Don't micro-manage, let your minions grow.


  9. "They're Fine"

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

    I have been working at University of Memphis full-time

    Pros

    Good atmosphere and friendly work environment

    Cons

    No balance between insanity and boredom. It's one or the other

    Advice to Management

    Pay gradstudents more


  10. "Academic Advisor"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at University of Memphis full-time

    Pros

    Held accountable for each student.

    Cons

    Monthly pay instead of biweekly.

    Advice to Management

    n/a


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