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University of Arkansas Employer Reviews

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Great first experience in educational environment
Assistant Professor (Former Employee), Little Rock, ARMarch 11, 2013
Pros: had a great mentor as a department head
Cons: position was temporary
I really learned a lot about myself during the first course I taught here. I thought I had appropiate communication skills up till then. I assumed the students knew the fundementals and quickly realized that many had never visited a construction site much less knew any craft skills.
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Miss it
Events Coordinator (Former Employee), Fayetteville, ARMarch 4, 2013
This was truly a family working together for the benefit of the department.
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Fantastic Experience
Study Abroad and Incoming Exchange Coordinator (Former Employee), Fayetteville, ARFebruary 12, 2013
The best part of this job is getting to meet so many interesting people.
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Nice place & people to work with
Graduate Assistant (Former Employee), Little Rock, ARJanuary 27, 2013
Enjoyed working here with lot of flexibility in timings.
Nice experience to work with these people and learned a lot.
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Great place to work
Collector (Former Employee), Fayetteville, ARJanuary 27, 2013
I loved working for the University. Great atmosphere to work in. Everyone was a team player and quick to help me learn new things.

I helped students set up payment plans..
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Worked with experienced people and learned from them a lot.
Consultant: University of Arkansas (Former Employee), ARJanuary 6, 2013
Pros: learned a lot
Cons: the contract was not renewable
The institution provided a balanced work and study time.
Though new to the country, the people I worked with made the transition enjoyable.
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Good place to pursue Ph.D. degree
Research assistant (Current Employee), Fayetteville, ARDecember 24, 2012
Good place to pursue Ph.D. degree. Very good Ph.D. program with quite a few research facilities.
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Great Job
Lead ResNet Network Technician (Current Employee), Fayetteville, ARDecember 8, 2012
Great job while going to school. They are very flexible with my hours.
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Nice environment to Work in
Council of Supply Chain Management, Member (Current Employee), Fayetteville, ArkansasNovember 8, 2012
Great place to go to school and learn the business environment
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Productive and a good place to work.
Telephone Operator (Former Employee), Fayetteville, ARNovember 6, 2012
Pros: good things only to say.
Cons: nothing bad to say.
Loved working their. I felt I needed to not be working in order to give my mom the care she needed. I wish I were still working their. People were great to work with.
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Learning experience
Graduate Research Assistant (Current Employee), Fayetteville, AROctober 25, 2012
It's good to work as a research assistant. I've worked in biology and Computer science departments.
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Ok
OFFICE ASSISTANT (Former Employee), Fayetteville, AROctober 9, 2012
Pros: great coworkers
Cons: no benifits
Idid not mind working here. I learned more about cars than I really needed to know. The people i worked with were fun and made the day pass quickly.
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Silo mentality
Faculty (Current Employee), Fayetteville, ARSeptember 19, 2012
Pros: some departments have flexibility in scheduling work and family
Cons: uncaring administration, poor pay, little job security, demeaning attitudes by administrators
This university is not a very good place to work. I'm sure there are good departments, but overall it is stressful and there is very little support from management. The HR and Affirmative Action departments are predatory. There are no employee advocates anywhere. If there is a conflict between a manager and an employee, it makes no difference what the – more... conflict is about. The employee will be fired. When Affirmative Action had a better grievance officer, I think employees had better outcomes. I think this place sucks the life out of most people who aren't part of the upper 10% in pay and status. I cannot believe they win a family friendly award from the governor's office every year. This says a lot about the state of employment in Arkansas. If this is a good employer, the options are pretty bad. – less
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Great job with fantastic work enviroment
UA Safe Ride Dispatcher (Current Employee), Fayetteville, ARSeptember 18, 2012
Pros: coworkers
Cons: late night hours
Safe Ride is a great program and a joy to work at. It offers a relaxed work environment with great coworkers. We are able to work together well which made the office experience wonderful. Its easier to go to work at a job I enjoy.
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enjoyed culture and values, good training and atmosphere
Custodian (Former Employee), Fayetteville, ARSeptember 12, 2012
Pay is lower than inustry standard. Good training and benefits, opportunities for advancement, family atmosphere, always supplied with needed materiels.
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Faculty Assistant in the University of Arkansas Quality Writing Center
Faculty Assistant (Former Employee), Fayetteville, ARSeptember 11, 2012
Like most people fortunate enough to work in the Quality Writing Center, I enjoyed working with a group of people who were extremely professional yet fun loving. The management (co-directors) let the employees know what was expected of them and then let them do their required work. The Co-Directors were competent people who hired competent people or – more... at least people who they trained to be competent--and because of this trait, the Co-Directors were excellent leadership role models. Added to this positive experience is the fact that my co-workers were all amazing people who were working in the Center and taking classes (just as I was). Some were taking and teaching classes, also, so I saw a variety of co-workers finding creative solutions to scheduling and other employment issues. I feel like the benefits of working in the QWC far outway the low monetary compensation I (and all of us who worked there) received during my employment there. – less
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It's grad school.
Graduate Research Assistant (Former Employee), Fayetteville, ARAugust 29, 2012
Expect to work a lot! You can have fun with your fellow graduate students. The professors are a mixed bunch. Overall, not too bad.
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Informative Information/Introduction in Division I Athletics
Managed Student-Athlete (Former Employee), Fayetteville, ARAugust 16, 2012
Pros: exposure to division i athletics
Cons: minimal pay
For a typical day at work, I would come in and set up modalities and athletes would come in if any treatment or rehabilitation was needed, any pre-game/practice taping/bracing would be done and practice or the game would be covered. I enjoyed the management coaches and athletes that I worked with I learned many things about the policies and procedures – more... within the NCAA. The most enjoyable part of my job was being around the athletes and being able to not only help with physical injuries, but with other problems. The hardest part of the job would be sometimes identifying injuries and compromising with coaches to figure out what the best method of treatment would be. – less
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I loved this job!
Clerical Support (Former Employee), Pine BluffAugust 15, 2012
Pros: working with new people and meeting different students
Cons: n/a
I would go to work and and work with different staff members of the recruitment office. I would answer phone, make mailing packets and give tours. An if we wasn't busy i would have down time to finish any homework i didn't finish the night before. I learned how to use the fax mechine, answer phones, and do tours and learn campus history.
My management – more... was amazing. My co-works where all amazing also and very helpful. There was really no hard part about the job. I enjoyed everything. – less
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great school to work for
Financial Aid Clerical Assistant (Former Employee), Fayetteville, ARJuly 22, 2012
i had an overall good experience, and learned great problem solving skills