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Updated June 22, 2018
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Pros
  • "Very flexible schedule and great work environment" (in 9 reviews)

  • "Lots of professional development opportunities, great benefits" (in 6 reviews)

Cons
  • "Also, pretty low pay (but it's still above minimum so not much to complain about)" (in 6 reviews)

  • "Last couple of years of budget cuts have lowered overall morale" (in 5 reviews)

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  1. "Server"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Easy and good network opportunities

    Cons

    There were no cons to this job


  2. "graduate research assistant"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at University of North Dakota part-time

    Pros

    people are friendly, people are mostly easy to work with.

    Cons

    budget cut affect school a lot

  3. "Good place to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

    Pros

    Benefits. Employee Tuition Waivers. Co-workers.

    Cons

    No raises. Budget cuts and possible down sizing of department's.


  4. "Aviation school"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at University of North Dakota full-time

    Pros

    Beneficial to furthering aviation education

    Cons

    none to share at this time


  5. "Lab manager"

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    Current Employee - Research Lab Manager
    Current Employee - Research Lab Manager
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    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at University of North Dakota part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great people doing cutting edge research. Very good experience.

    Cons

    Funding can be hard to obtain since grants department doesn't help PIs very much. Some of the PIs can be very disorganized so you have to work for the right lab for your style.


  6. "Accounting Technician"

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    Former Employee - Accounting Technician in Grand Forks, ND
    Former Employee - Accounting Technician in Grand Forks, ND
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    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Very flexible with my schedule, I usually came in after everyone else had gone home to work on the books.

    Friendly coworkers

    Nice boss

    Free gym membership, discounts on tuition and other things at the University.

    Cons

    Not a lot of people working when I did

    Not many people to a department, my boss and I were the whole accounting department so I felt like I was always pestering her because she was the only person to ask when I had questions.

    Parking can be bad when the hockey games are happening at the University


  7. "Ph.D student"

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    Current Employee - Ph D Candidate in Grand Forks, ND
    Current Employee - Ph D Candidate in Grand Forks, ND
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at University of North Dakota full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    The university gives an opportunity for international students to pursue the higher degree. The work here I'm doing in Dr. Du'd lab is pretty novel and inspiring.

    Cons

    Don't have many options to make connections and collaborations with other researchers.

  8. "Receptionist"

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    Current Employee - Front Desk Receptionist in Grand Forks, ND
    Current Employee - Front Desk Receptionist in Grand Forks, ND
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at University of North Dakota part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Can study while you work

    Cons

    Long hours sometimes, low pay


  9. "Flight Instructor"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at University of North Dakota full-time

    Pros

    Lots of work, steady stream of students, aircraft are nice and well-maintained.

    Cons

    None necessarily. Job is what you make of it


  10. "Great Place to Work as a Grad Student"

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    Former Employee - Graduate Teaching Assistant in Grand Forks, ND
    Former Employee - Graduate Teaching Assistant in Grand Forks, ND
    Recommends

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

    Pros

    I was a graduate assistant at UND and really enjoyed my experience there. I found the work environment to have an appropriate level of both challenge and support.

    Cons

    No cons really - I had a great experience.

    Advice to Management

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