Wayne State Reviews

Updated Jan 13, 2021

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Wayne State President M. Roy Wilson
M. Roy Wilson
260 Ratings
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  • "Detroit is not your typical big American city(in 35 reviews)

  • "low pay in relation to work load(in 21 reviews)

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  1. "Nice place!"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Academic Service Officer in Detroit, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Wayne State full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Salary, local discounts, flexibility and support

    Cons

    Overworking is the normal around here.

  2. "Environment"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Teaching Assistant 

    I have been working at Wayne State full-time

    Pros

    Very helful and friendly environment

    Cons

    Climate is cold and windy


  3. "WSU"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Detroit, MI

    I worked at Wayne State full-time

    Pros

    Good work life balance !

    Cons

    Not applicable for Wayne State University

  4. "One of the Best"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Mount Clemens, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Wayne State full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Wayne takes care of its people

    Cons

    Nothing negative to share at current

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  5. "Enjoyed every second of working with the faculty at Chemical Engineering Dept."

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Graduate Teaching Assistant in Detroit, MI
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Wayne State part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Friendly, positive and motivating staff.

    Cons

    Competition is pretty high among all the GTAs and sometimes it is just more than it should be.

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  6. "Wonderful"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Teacher in Dearborn, MI
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Wayne State full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    The staff are absolutely the best

    Cons

    No cons just bustin morons

  7. "Review"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Research Assistant 

    I have been working at Wayne State full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good healthcare, nice location, and nice people.

    Cons

    low pay. Lower level employees are treated poorly.

  8. "Faculty support"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    Current Employee - Part-Time Faculty in Detroit, MI

    I have been working at Wayne State part-time

    Pros

    Faculty support, good communication, excellent program

    Cons

    Unionized, poor salary, terrible academic schedule

  9. "Solid Job"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Program Assistant in Detroit, MI

    I worked at Wayne State full-time

    Pros

    Job depends on your boss, benefits are great

    Cons

    Pros and cons to being in the union

  10. "Great employer"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Senior Systems Administrator in Detroit, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Wayne State full-time

    Pros

    Great vacation time Great benefits Good people

    Cons

    Lower pay than private sector

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