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University of Michigan CEO Mark Schlissel
Mark Schlissel
599 Ratings
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  • "hard to maintain a work-life balance at times(in 23 reviews)

  • "There are no Cons here, I love this job(in 42 reviews)

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  1. "Fun work environment if willing to work hard"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I worked at University of Michigan part-time

      Pros

      enjoyable work environment, positive impact

      Cons

      need to be ready to work overtime

    • "AMAZING"

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      Current Employee - Patient Service Assistant in Canton, MI
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

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

      Pros

      The list is forever long. Some stand-outs include benefits, work-life balance, management...

      Cons

      Nothing, really. Maybe issues with parking if the location is in Ann Arbor, but not even that's a big deal.

      Advice to Management

      You're great!

    • "Great!"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

        I have been working at University of Michigan full-time

        Pros

        A great school! Go Blue!

        Cons

        None! Love this place! Go Blue!

      • "Great university"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

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

        Pros

        Work/Life Balance . flexible work environment

        Cons

        limited growth. old fashioned work place

      • "UMich is awesome!"

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        Current Employee - Programmer in Ann Arbor, MI

        I have been working at University of Michigan full-time for more than 2 years

        Pros

        Time is very flexible, people and environment are very nice!

        Cons

        A bit slow-paced, not very many young people working here

      • "Language Resource Center great student job"

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          Current Employee - Certified Desk Assistant At Language Resource Center 
          Recommends

          I have been working at University of Michigan part-time for more than a year

          Pros

          LRC specifically -flexible hours -caring supervisor -friendly coworkers -tea/coffee perks!

          Cons

          -unstimulating/repetitive work -limited opportunity for advancement

        • "Intern"

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          Former Employee - Intern in Ann Arbor, MI
          Recommends
          Positive Outlook
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          I worked at University of Michigan part-time

          Pros

          Hours ,Work life balance ,Understanding supervisor.

          Cons

          None, Was great summer gig.

          Advice to Management

          None

        • "Nice place to do research"

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            Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

            I have been working at University of Michigan full-time

            Pros

            Good research environment. There are some talented and hardworking professionals.

            Cons

            Most of the research is not among the top level.

          • "Awesome Research Institute"

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            Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
            Recommends

            I have been working at University of Michigan full-time for more than 4 years

            Pros

            Strong in almost all academic disciplines. Highly recognized.

            Cons

            People could struggle with occasional extreme weather conditions

          • "Great Research Institution!"

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              Current Employee - Undergraduate Research Assistant 

              I have been working at University of Michigan part-time

              Pros

              Fantastic collaboration between labs and partners. Also a nice location in Ann Arbor.

              Cons

              Work and life balance can be tricky sometimes, as well as the cold weather.

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