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Found 1,761 of over 2K reviews
3.8
77% Recommend to a Friend
University of Missouri President Timothy M. Wolfe
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3.8
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University of Missouri President Timothy M. Wolfe
Timothy M. Wolfe
376 Ratings

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Top Review Highlights by Sentiment

Pros
  • "Good benefits if and only if you get them.(in 131 reviews)
  • "people are nice and friendly(in 116 reviews)
  • "5 job where you punch in and out because your hours are flexible.(in 56 reviews)
  • "Great coworkers that are always willing to pitch in and do what is best for our patients(in 41 reviews)
  • "Mizzou is a beautiful campus.(in 39 reviews)
Cons
  • "Low pay and greatly competetive(in 112 reviews)
  • "Low salaries compared to another academic research institute.(in 37 reviews)
  • "Micro management , once you hit a certain age they start weeding you out and do not allow you to continue furthering your career .(in 31 reviews)
  • "Poor leadership and years of shifting leadership and PR issues make certain jobs here beyond stressful.(in 24 reviews)
  • "Salary's are low, raises are low or hard to come by because of reductions in state funding.(in 21 reviews)
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  1. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Good experience

    Jan 24, 2023 - Teaching Assistant in Columbia, MO
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Helpful supervisors and growth opportunities

    Cons

    Lack of remote teaching infrastructure

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  2. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Great Place to work

    Jan 26, 2023 - System Support Analyst 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    They give you a great enviroment to learn and improve.

    Cons

    The pay can be low

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  4. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

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    Jan 21, 2023 - Teacher´s Assistant in Columbia, MO
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Easy work, mostly just grading assignments

    Cons

    Not a ton of extra work

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  5. 4.0
    Former Employee

    Good Place

    Jan 18, 2023 - Associate Professor in Columbia, MO
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    I worked with good people

    Cons

    The future of higher education in Missouri is unclear

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  6. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 8 years

    Excellent university work environment

    Jan 6, 2023 - Associate Director in Columbia, MO
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Opportunities to learn and grow Impact on students Flexibility Great work-life balance Diversity of colleagues across colleges and departments Blend of academia and real-world application

    Cons

    Bureaucracy Inadequate room for salary growth due to tight earnings policy limitations (not based on value add to institution or employee market rates) Inefficient processes and duplication of effort

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  7. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Highly recommend!

    Jan 10, 2023 - Graduate Teaching Assistant 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great opportunity for anyone looking to complete a graduate degree. They offered great compensation and it is good for building student/staff connections.

    Cons

    Occasionally things can become stressful when you have a lot of personal coursework and students who need additional attention.

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  8. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Great place to work

    Jan 16, 2023 - College Adviser in Saint Louis, MO
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great connections and professional development opportunities; rewarding work

    Cons

    Very low pay; maximum of 3 years of service allowed

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  9. 5.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Very positive experience

    Jan 14, 2023 - Assistant Peofessor in Columbia, MO
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great benefits, nice and healthy work environment

    Cons

    Columbia is a nice city but the airport has very limited options, not a lot of restaurant variety.

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  10. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Rec is the best place to work

    Jan 12, 2023 - Rec Center Employee in Columbia, MO
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    On a great campus, great job with great people

    Cons

    Not the best pay, can’t really move up and make more money at least as a student

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  11. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Great

    Jan 13, 2023 - Work Study Student 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great company to work for

    Cons

    I have no cons working here

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University of Missouri has an overall rating of 3.8 out of 5, based on over 1,866 reviews left anonymously by employees. 77% of employees would recommend working at University of Missouri to a friend and 52% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has decreased by -2% over the last 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, University of Missouri employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.3 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at University of Missouri. This rating has decreased by -2% over the last 12 months.

77% of University of Missouri employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated University of Missouri 3.8 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.7 for culture and values and 3.6 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at University of Missouri to be career development, coworkers, benefits and the cons to be senior leadership, culture, management.

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