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University of Tennessee Health Science Center Reviews

Updated June 6, 2017
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Pros
  • Great benefits, great holidays, and very caring staff (in 7 reviews)

  • Able to achieve desired work-life balance (in 3 reviews)

Cons
  • Generally low pay even for Memphis - St (in 3 reviews)

  • Depending on your department, there may or may not be opportunities for advancement (in 2 reviews)

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  1. "Biomedical Research for the Future"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Memphis, TN
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Memphis, TN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at University of Tennessee Health Science Center full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Nice benefits and work environment.

    Cons

    Flexible work schedule is practically unheard of.

    Advice to Management

    Be open and listen to employees. To institute a great place to work, you must be willing to implement employee suggestions.


  2. "Great Company"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at University of Tennessee Health Science Center full-time

    Pros

    A great and friendly environment.

    Cons

    Doesn't pay enough to employees.

  3. "Good place to work"

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    Current Employee - Research Data Analyst in Memphis, TN
    Current Employee - Research Data Analyst in Memphis, TN
    Recommends

    I have been working at University of Tennessee Health Science Center full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good place to work, you get time to learn new things.

    Cons

    Academic institute salary will be less than the avergage


  4. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Counselor in Memphis, TN
    Current Employee - Counselor in Memphis, TN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at University of Tennessee Health Science Center full-time

    Pros

    Free education at state institution - get your bachelors, masters or higher!
    Focused on helping employee better themselves with training opportunities
    Big emphasis on helping students succeed
    Great advancement opportunities

    Cons

    Some long-termers are there for a paycheck, not to excell
    Big school bureaucracy means that making changes can take a long time
    Salary isn't great but benefits are pretty good, especially for education


  5. "Student researcher, in school"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    Pros

    Friendly, but depends on who you work for. Good for students.

    Cons

    Long hours sometimes. Placement of animal facilities can be inconvenient in the transferring of animals.


  6. "Clinical Research Coordinator"

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    Current Employee - Clinical Research Coordinator in Memphis, TN
    Current Employee - Clinical Research Coordinator in Memphis, TN
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    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    Understanding supervisors, employees willing to work as a team

    Cons

    Need to be certain that "employee gifts" are shared equally
    Need more covered parking


  7. "Administrator Support - Temp Pool"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at University of Tennessee Health Science Center full-time

    Pros

    Easy to go from temporary help pool to being fulltime permenant!

    Cons

    Depending on position, pay can be low...

  8. "Great atmosphere for a long career"

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    Current Employee - Compliance Officer in Memphis, TN
    Current Employee - Compliance Officer in Memphis, TN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at University of Tennessee Health Science Center (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Laid back atmosphere; lots of good people; fantastic benefits; decent job security

    Cons

    The Memphis weather and possibly the location. I'm constantly bothered by panhandlers while walking to my car. For certain employees, there may not be a possibility for long-term advancement.

    Advice to Management

    There's not much I can suggest in terms of changes. So far, it's been a very open and inclusive environment and I feel like my superiors treat me as an equal.


  9. "Information Technology Manager"

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    Current Employee - Information Technology Manager in San Antonio, TX
    Current Employee - Information Technology Manager in San Antonio, TX
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at University of Tennessee Health Science Center (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great place to work at and with great people.

    Cons

    Nothing at this time. They are cutting my hours and pay. Only working 10 hours a week.


  10. "none"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Memphis, TN
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Memphis, TN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    good place to work peaceful and less work

    Cons

    less growth in Memphis city is not great

    Advice to Management

    none


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