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Productive and resourceful
Office Assistant, Office of the Vice President (Former Employee), San Francisco, CAMarch 18, 2014
Made time management events and coordination for the VP.
Scheduling and making appointments, combining office chores with managerial duties effectively.
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well balanced but no benefits
Graduate Assistant (Former Employee), San Francisco, CAMarch 5, 2014
Pros: meeting new people was always good
Cons: no benefits inside sfsu
low benefits from working at SFSU if you are just a student working there.
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Very cool research
Student Assistant (Current Employee), San Francisco, CAJanuary 27, 2014
I have loved doing research with my professor as it has taught me so much.
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Fast Paced and Logic Probing
Decision Sciences Student Assistant (Former Employee), San Francisco, CAJanuary 26, 2014
Pros: autonomy, strong learning environment
I walked students through key concepts in forecasting, inventory management, linear programming, capacity planning, and quality management.

I learned to quickly switch teaching styles as students were free to come in and ask any question they wish pertaining to operations management.
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Good
Research Project (Current Employee), San Francisco, CAJanuary 17, 2014
San Francisco State University
Design of a muscle mouse using muscle sensor and ATMega microcontroller
• A muscle sensor was used to record EMG signals from the muscles.
• These EMG signals were processed by the microcontroller ATMega.
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I helped the main teacher with projects for students in a sociology class that dealt with poverty.
TEACHER ASSISTANT (Former Employee), San Francisco, CADecember 28, 2013
Pros: i got a good letter of recommendation after college and my schedule was flexible
Cons: no breaks only to use the bathroom and the teacher wasnt available as much
I would post assignments through the SFSU database, as well as correct papers, and make the teachers syllabus as well as attend the classes every week. The classes were interesting but i mostly did the work to keep an income in college.
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I enjoyed working for SF State
Lab Assistant (Former Employee), San Francisco, CANovember 14, 2013
Pros: being my own boss
Cons: federal work study
I couldn't stay at SF State because it was federal work study and also because I graduated college. I enjoyed the freedom to be my own boss as well as the skills I learned at this job.
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Graduate Teaching Assistant at Digital Design Laboratory
Graduate Teaching Assistant (Current Employee), San Francisco, CAOctober 26, 2013
Pros: knowledge
Cons: number of teaching hours in a week
A good place to teach students and learn a lot in the process. Tutored students, prepared assignments and solution materials for classwork. Administered examinations and assessed students performance.
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Harmonious workplace
Graduate Assistant (Current Employee), San Francisco, CASeptember 28, 2013
Pros: felixible hours, nice co-workers, clear division of work
My job is to assist professor in developing teaching materials and hold office hours. My co-workers are all friendly and easy-going. It has helped me develop my communication skills and taught me how to handle emergency situations that require fast response. I have also learned a lot of international business strategies and structures by doing this – more... job. – less
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Very good place to work, good benefits and possibility for advancement
Assistant Professor (Former Employee), San Francisco, CASeptember 27, 2013
Pros: very good place to work, good benefits and possibility for advancement
Cons: city very expensive
Responsible for teaching 3 courses, doing research and advising students
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good university & good company
Computer Consultant (Former Employee), San Francisco, CASeptember 9, 2013
good university & good company, good people, good management, good benefit
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Graduate Assistant (Current Employee), San Francisco, CAAugust 9, 2013
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A lot of flexibility between work and classes.
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Great experience for working with young children
Jumpstart Corps Member (Former Employee), San Francisco, CAJuly 21, 2013
- Worked one-to-one to prepare preschool children from low-income neighborhoods for school success.
- Implemented early childhood curriculum, supported family involvement, and promoted skill building.
- Collaborated with a team of 6 corps members to plan biweekly in-classroom activities.
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Great for student positions.
Assistant (Former Employee), San Francisco, CAJuly 16, 2013
Works around your schedule and allows you to still be a student while working.
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fun place to work at
Computer Systems Specialist (Former Employee), San Francisco, CAJuly 8, 2013
Worked at the SFSU career center, supported around 20 users including the director. Fun place and a learned alot.
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Fun Time With Chemicals
Instructional Support Technician II (Current Employee), San Francisco, CAJuly 6, 2013
It is a typical day at work when my manager does not come to work. I will take care of his responsibilities, too. In addition, we are already short of 1/2 position in our stockroom. I have learned about to work with people, chemicals and safety. I managed really well in organization all the work. My co-workers are nice and friendly. The hardest part – more... of the job is to take care of gases because gas tanks are big and heavy for delivering. The most enjoyable part of the job is to take care of chemistry labs. – less
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The go to Gal
Business Manager, Student Health Center (Current Employee), San Francisco, CAJune 15, 2013
Pros: good hours
Cons: no raise in 5 years
I did not have a typical day.
I learned a lot about health care, accreditation, credentialing, HIPAA, FERPA
Management in an union environment is challenging.
Fun co workers
Being the go to person in a busy clinic you never have down time you are always on.
The students who you are impacting
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It's ok if you like public sector jobs
Academic Technology Consultant (Current Employee), San Francisco, CAMay 7, 2013
Pros: stability
Cons: salary not competitive
If you like stability this is a good place to work...
I like it as it is really close to where I live.
There are not too many career advancement opportunities.
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Close sense of community
Mathematics Teacher (Current Employee), San Francisco, CAApril 8, 2013
As an instructor there, I have a lot of freedom and autonomy. Many of my co-workers are friendly and collaborate well with each other. This experience has developed me as a Mathematician.
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Pro-Active and self driven communication beyond expectation
Executive Administrator/ Accountant (Former Employee), San Francisco, CAApril 1, 2013
Pros: i was able to gain stronger internal management skills
Cons: the weather was un-variable
In addition to my extensive office experience, I have attended many business seminars on customer relations, and have obtained the skill set to maintain the diplomacy in customer satisfaction with mural and ethic boundaries. I have a background in Customer service, recently as an Administration assistant. In my most recent job description I was responsible – more... to maintain financial transactions inputting relevant data into a computer system, managing the data base files responding to inquires, preparing correspondence and drafts, document processing, accounting, administration support, (HR)assistance, Inventory, Delivery, customer satisfaction.
Coordinating daily activities, determining immediate attention to delegate matters without compromising quality. I’m more than capable to offer administration and managerial support in the proficiency in Microsoft Office programs and Pro-Tools. I’m a strong planner and problem solver who can adapt to change – less