Desk Assistant (Former Employee), Dallas, TX – September 19, 2013
On Campus Employment, fun working with other students. Managed keys, inventory, hired and trained staff. Very open and creative environment. Leadership was concerned with work life balance. Flexible hours.
Study Abroad Coordinator (Former Employee), Center for International Studies – March 5, 2014
TCU is a truly unique work environment, for employees who are passionate about what the University is trying to do for its students. Expectations are high, but there is an enthusiasm and a buy-in unlike any other institution I have interviewed with or worked for. If the appropriate position was available, I would return to work at TCU in a heart-beat.
Mathematics Grading Assistant (Former Employee), Fort Worth, TX – January 28, 2014
Pros: pizza party every semester
Cons: short breaks
I worked at two job in Texas Christian University (TCU). I was a Math grader and Computer help desk assistant. I kept both jobs because I like number crunching as well as dealing with people. Math grading job helped me and kept me updated with my math skills and computer lab assistant job helped me in interacting with different students, faculty and – more... staff members. – less
Administrative Assistant/Criminal Justice (Current Employee), Fort Worth, TX – January 16, 2014
Pros: bright, inquisitive students and challenging, stimulating faculty members
Cons: not enough upward mobility advancement opportunities for staff members
Texas Christian University is a top notch college with the most beautiful, energizing and stimulating campus. The work environment is incredible and the education you can receive is well worth it. As a graduate of TCU and a staff member, I have seen the academic world from boths sides.
Health Services Administrator (Current Employee), Fort Worth, TX – June 25, 2013
Cons: differentiating medical laws vs. company practices
The most enjoyable part of the job is working towards student patient quality care. The hardest part of the job is upper management not being able to comprehend how clinical services is held at a higher responsibility to quality reporting and policies than simply reporting to a non clinical department head whom knows nothing about medical standards – more... nor medical legislation and how that legislation supersedes company generic practices – less
Annual Fund Officer (Former Employee), Fort Worth, TX – March 27, 2013
Responsible for identifying potential donors, developing fund-raising strategies for regional assignments, and soliciting funds and pledges while marketing funding programs. Attended CASE Regional IV seminars and completed TCU Planned Giving course work.
I am an ICU nurse of 8 81/2 years and wanting to get out of the hospital setting. Do you, as a former employee, feel this would be an adequate and fulfilling position? What are your pros and cons for this employer?
Texas Christian University
Job Work/Life Balance
Good and fun learning experience
General Chemistry Teaching Assistant (Former Employee), Fort Worth, TX – July 10, 2012
Pros: small classes and great professors
Cons: expensive tuition
TCU though is small university but consisted of high quality teaching and learning experience. The TCU staff is always willing to assist students at anytime.
Head Supervisor of Housekeeping (Former Employee), Fort Worth, TX – February 17, 2012
Pros: free tuition for college attending students, discounted season tickets to all sporting events, and healthbenefits.
Cons: long hours, far from home, no room for advancement.
During my employment with Texas Christian University, My talents were challenged and proved with the responsibility of 30 housekeepers, 5 floor crew and 17 residential buildings. All of this during the regular school year. After classes released in May the housekeeper count jumped to 42 housekeepers. I was responsible for planning and assigning building – more... cleans for the end of the year and preparing dorms for summer school students, staff members and camps which are run throughout the summer. All of this requires timed cleaning schedules. I also attended summer meetings with other staff members in maintenance, summer conferences, and student affairs. I was responsible for time and attendance for all employees, maintaining relationships with outside vendors as well as other department heads. – less