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Wayne State Reviews

Updated Oct 22, 2019

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Wayne State CEO M. Roy Wilson
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  • "Detroit used to be unsafe but now really nice(in 33 reviews)

  • "Low pay compared to other hospitals(in 14 reviews)

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  1. "wayne state"

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    Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Detroit, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    good working environment, good diversity

    Cons

    low salary, bad work-life balance

    Advice to Management

    increase the salary of phd students

    Wayne State2019-10-13
  2. "Good"

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    Former Employee - Graduate Teaching Assistant in Detroit, MI
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Wayne State part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Essential for foreign graduate students.

    Cons

    Cost a substantial time of research.

    Wayne State2019-10-10
  3. "Decent for students"

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    Current Employee - Student Assistant 
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    Positive Outlook
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    I have been working at Wayne State part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Decent pay, flexible, staff are generally nice and open-minded

    Cons

    No benefits for students and low chances of acquiring a raise

    Wayne State2019-10-22
  4. "Part Time Faculty (Wayne State University)"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

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

    Pros

    1- Learning opportunity 2- Good job if you are student 3- Full responsibility of the class you are teaching

    Cons

    1- No health insurance and no full or partial tuition coverage 2- Low salary

    Wayne State2019-10-19
  5. "Professional Staff"

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    Current Employee - Graduate Teaching Assistant 
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    I have been working at Wayne State full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Professional professors, good pay, tasks are easy to do

    Cons

    Detroit used to be unsafe but now really nice

    Wayne State2019-09-30
  6. "Nice Place to work"

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    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative 
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Wayne State full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great medical, vision, and dental benefits

    Cons

    Not much room for growth

    Wayne State2019-10-08
  7. "Disorganization."

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    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant 

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

    Pros

    They have decent benefits for continuing education and others.

    Cons

    Very disorganized and have to clean up other people’s mistakes often

    Wayne State2019-10-09
  8. "good"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

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

    Pros

    it location is close to where I live

    Cons

    the salary was low comparing

    Wayne State2019-10-03
  9. "Great Place"

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    Current Employee - Graduate Teaching Assistant in Detroit, MI
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    I have been working at Wayne State full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great place to work as a TA. Not a huge work load

    Cons

    Sometimes its hard to take vacations for international travel

    Wayne State2019-09-25
  10. "Late Capitalism is Dire"

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    Former Employee - Assistant Director of Operations in Detroit, MI
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Wayne State full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Benefits were excellent, pay was competitive. Campus is cute, many staff are excellent.

    Cons

    Stodgy culture in Enrollment Services, detrimental to the health of people of color and professionals with non-binary genders.

    Wayne State2019-09-19
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