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Research Assistant (Former Employee) –  Chicago, ILJanuary 23, 2018
Personal experience was interesting and enlightening on research and collaboration. Bioinformatics is an interesting field to learn about and work in, and I hope to use the skills in my future.
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Hard work will hopefully pay off!
Anatomy and Physiology Teaching Assistant (Current Employee) –  Chicago, ILJanuary 22, 2018
TA's are what keep the department going! Thank goodness for my outstanding mentor and such a diverse group of students. Long days, but it has been worth it.
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Associate Director, Community Schools Initiative (Former Employee) –  Chicago, ILJanuary 22, 2018
State support for education is in question for public-related schools which puts a crimp in the plans of administrators. Nice and intellectually engaging people are always nice to work with.
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University environment
Cons
State financing
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Very supportive supervisor and flexible work hours
Graduate Research Assistant (Current Employee) –  Chicago, ILJanuary 21, 2018
Continuous opportunity to learn , very supportive supervisor and flexible work hours make LSRI department at University of Illinois , a great place to work.
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excellent work place
Purchasing Officer I (Former Employee) –  Chicago, ILJanuary 18, 2018
Fast paced environment with great benefits. Experience and educational growth was always readily available for staff. Had internal promotions within the department.
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Good work environment
Teaching Assistant (Current Employee) –  Chicago, ILJanuary 18, 2018
I am involved with taking lab sessions and the grading of assignments for the course of Introduction to Operations and Supply Chain Management. Typical day involves giving hands on training to students on MS Excel using pivot tables, vlookup and other macros.
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Great Place to works
Graduate Research Assistant (Former Employee) –  Chicago, ILJanuary 17, 2018
Lots of autonomy to explore your projects. Good for independent individuals as well as for people who like to collaborate. Will recommend this place to others.
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love it
Security Officer (Former Employee) –  Chicago, ILJanuary 17, 2018
Secures premises and personnel by patrolling property; monitoring surveillance equipment; inspecting buildings, equipment, and access points; permitting entry. Prevents losses and damage by reporting irregularities; informing violators of policy and procedures; restraining trespassers.
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Graduate Teaching Assistant (Former Employee) –  Chicago, ILJanuary 13, 2018
As a TA at the University of Illinois at Chicago, I was given the opportunity to teach undergraduate education students. The course covered theoretical and practical concepts that would be useful in the classroom setting.
Pros
Excellent Teaching and Learning Opportunity
Cons
Field Trips would have enhanced the course.
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Friendly people, and working environment
Accounting Assistant (Current Employee) –  Chicago, ILJanuary 11, 2018
.Reconciles expenditure transactions to ensure accuracy by following OBFS policy
.Reconciles monthly payroll
. Assists monthly , quarterly and annual reports, and analysis revenue, expense for each cores.
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Pros
friendly co -workers
Cons
under state budget, if out of budget, it may laid off some employees.
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Very nice place to work.
Maintenance Technician (Former Employee) –  Chicago, ILJanuary 10, 2018
Management Is very kind and courteous. A great place to work with room for advancement. Multi cultural, Great atmosphere, close access to public transportation if needed.
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Great Place
Customer Service Representative II (Former Employee) –  Chicago, ILJanuary 10, 2018
This is a great place to work. The staff is very welcoming and always available to help. The management is always there to answer questions without making you feel insecure.
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Low stress and well managed workplace
Research Specialist (Current Employee) –  Chicago, ILJanuary 10, 2018
No surprises,work calendar is well planned and executed. Very peaceful environment to work.
flexible work hours and easy to communicate with manager.
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Meh
Customer Service Representative (Former Employee) –  Chicago, ILJanuary 9, 2018
UIC is all about who you know and how much you're willing to take and how much brown nosing you're willing to partake in, it doesn't matter how well you do your job or even how educated you are) it's all about who you know.
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Great experience
Research Assistant (Former Employee) –  Chicago, ILJanuary 9, 2018
Long hours but very rewarding and a great experience. Lots of diversity within the department. Great equipment and support from staff members. Overall a very positive experience.
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Good place to work
Graphic Designer (Current Employee) –  Chicago, ILJanuary 8, 2018
Good place to work but pay is not what I would have liked it to be...You get decent vacation time but you don't really get paid the going salary depending on what your position is...
Pros
Vacation and sick time
Cons
Pay
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Excellent
Fabricated RPD, CD, Interim Prosthesis (Former Employee) –  Chicago, ILJanuary 6, 2018
Great Place to learn and work. Work and life balance is perfect. Faculty and mentors are excellent in skills, friendly environment, diverse place. Excellent place to work.
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Flexible
Math grader (Former Employee) –  Chicago, ILJanuary 4, 2018
You can work anytime anywhere you would like. As long as you do not pass 6 hours per week. Though it was not a long time commitment, but you learn how to balance your course work to the grading.
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Productive place
Postdoctoral Fellow (Former Employee) –  Chicago, ILDecember 31, 2017
I worked at UIC for one and half years. Very good team, very learning and stress free environment. You can build up enough experience here to go somewhere else.
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Graduate Research Assistant (Former Employee) –  Chicago, ILDecember 28, 2017
Position no longer available. I worked as a research assistant for a professor in the School of Public Health Community Wellness who had a grant to conduct research.
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