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Adjunct Professor at Central Connecticut State University
in New Britain, CT

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"Great teaching position"

What do you like about working at Central Connecticut State University?

"Teaching is a rewarding part time position especially when a student shows promis"

What don't you like about working at Central Connecticut State University?

"The politics of working for a government and state institution"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"They need to hire more tenure track positions and not count on adjuncts to educate the masses"

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Adjunct Professor at University of Nevada-Las Vegas
in Las Vegas, NV

What do you like about working at University of Nevada-Las Vegas?

"Academic freedom and respect from others in my field. I enjoy teaching."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"If you can get a job here it is a great place to work."

What don't you like about working at University of Nevada-Las Vegas?

"Due to budgetary constraints, I no longer work full-time. I am also more limited in advancement."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"None. I don't have anything to add for them. Due to State law, I have academic freedom to teach the way I want. They let me ."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Adjunct Professor at Temple University
in Philadelphia, PA

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"Overall, I had a great expereince with this company"

What do you like about working at Temple University?

"freedom to teach, great supports in place and open to new ideas"

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"be good at your craft and present yourself well; create a positive rapport as your manager is likely to be a hiring decision maker for other roles in the department"

What don't you like about working at Temple University?

"it was a p/t role and I would like full time work"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"give adjuncts benefits and more of a role in developing curriculum; provide full time options and/or to teach more classes"

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Adjunct Professor at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
in Green Bay, WI

What do you like about working at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College?

"The overall culture/ atmosphere, and my ability and position to teach others."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Be neat, well dressed, and be the best in your field."

What don't you like about working at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College?

"Not being able to be a full time employee in the foreseeable future."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"I really don't have any suggestions for management. If anything I would like to say Thank You and Keep up the great work."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Adjunct Professor at Mercer County Community College
in Princeton Junction, NJ

What do you like about working at Mercer County Community College?

"I didn't have to answer to anybody. I was sort of my own boss. I developed my curriculum and lessons, went into class, taught, and got out of there when I was done."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"If you are in it for a part-time gig, it's great."

What don't you like about working at Mercer County Community College?

"It is not too challenging. I want a job that harnesses my skills a little better so I can better help people"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Be more involved in the day to day stuff. Try to make the programs themselves better and integrate the adjunct faculty a little more into the decision making."

Person You Work For 3 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 2 / 5 Rewards You Receive 1 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Adjunct Professor at San Jacinto College
in Houston, TX

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"A community college. The students are great. the department is good."

What do you like about working at San Jacinto College?

"The students were wonderful and eager, the department employees are fantastic support."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Know someone in the school before you apply, and be ready to play the game."

What don't you like about working at San Jacinto College?

"The administration is more interested in the bottom line than the students, and is too short sighted in development"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Remember that the students are the end-product and the most important thing. Fields are developing fast, and developing students for those growing fields before there is a massive call for them will benefit the community in the end."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 1 / 5 Growth Opportunities 1 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Adjunct Professor at UC Hastings College of the Law
in San Francisco, CA

What do you like about working at UC Hastings College of the Law?

"Ability to work with students, particularly at risk and struggling students, can be deeply rewarding. Academia provides an intellectually challenging and stimulating environment, and staff and students are quite friendly."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"High education is always great, but UC Hastings lacks the spirit and community of other schools"

What don't you like about working at UC Hastings College of the Law?

"Departments fail to work together (and at times work actively against each other). The office politics gets in the way of students, productivity and efficiency."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Increase collaboration across departments, improve transparency, and bring in some new blood"

Person You Work For 2 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 2 / 5
Support You Get 2 / 5 Rewards You Receive 1 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 2 / 5 Way You Work 3 / 5
Adjunct Professor at Bradley University
in Peoria, IL

What do you like about working at Bradley University?

"It is a job. I needed a job. Therefore, it is a good job."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"It's a great job if it's what you want to do."

What don't you like about working at Bradley University?

"It's not what I want to do with my life. I'm not meant to be a teacher. It makes me feel like I wasted my degree."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"I would give less focus to the athletic departments and focus more on progressive career paths."

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 3 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 2 / 5
Adjunct Professor at University System of Ohio
in Youngstown, OH

What do you like about working at University System of Ohio?

"I enjoy teaching and I like the academic environment that fosters learning.."

What don't you like about working at University System of Ohio?

"I would like to be able to teach full time."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Adjunct Professor at Kaplan University
in Fort Lauderdale, FL

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"Love my job--just wish it was FT."

What do you like about working at Kaplan University?

"Kaplan University offers excellent programs and courses. It is a good school."

What don't you like about working at Kaplan University?

"I need a full time job and I am only working part time PT."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"I wish the management would hire me to work full time."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Adjunct Professor at J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College
in Richmond, VA

What do you like about working at J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College?

"It was great working here, I thoroughly enjoyed every minute of it"

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Yes carry a good portfolio. Ask questions about the place. Maintain a positive outlook"

What don't you like about working at J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College?

"Sometimes students were not up to the mark and there were discipline problems"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Keep up the good work. I think they need to improve the downtown Rchmond campus"

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Adjunct Professor at ITT Tech
in Wilmington, MA

What do you like about working at ITT Tech?

"I love teaching others the things I know and helping students along their career paths."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"I urge candidates to share what they know and always put the needs of the students first."

What don't you like about working at ITT Tech?

"There is really nothing that I dislike about working for ITT Technical Institute."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"My suggestions and feedback to management are delivered in the appropriate channels at work."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Adjunct Professor at West Virginia University
in Montgomery, WV

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"Working for WVU Tech was a great experience."

What do you like about working at West Virginia University?

"Freedom to design and teach classes the way I wanted to without repercussions."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Sell yourself well. The amount of freedom given to a worker is a direct result of how much they believe you know the material you are teaching."

What don't you like about working at West Virginia University?

"The compensation for a part time worker was low, but that is to be expected for a state worker."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Having incentives for workers will create more loyalty. There seems to be a high turnover rate for part time employees."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Adjunct Professor at Charter College
in Anchorage, AK

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"Greatest part time job I could have had."

What do you like about working at Charter College?

"I was working part time as an Instructor, and I loved every minute of it."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Be honest, let the interviewer know about the areas you can improve in, because they will help."

What don't you like about working at Charter College?

"There wasn't a single this I disliked about the orgainization"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"To continue working on the course improvements. Keep motivating the students to succeed"

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Adjunct Professor at Brown Mackie College
in Findlay, OH

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"This was temporary employment while seeking my mathematics degree"

What do you like about working at Brown Mackie College?

"It was convenient while completing my mathematics degree. I started a math lab, which helped student struggling in math and science greatly!"

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Be yourself and be honest! If you have the education and desire you will achieve the goal!"

What don't you like about working at Brown Mackie College?

"This was very boring to me. I'm not a professor. I enjoy the marketing research, strategy, implementation that I do."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"None, I'm sure it was great for people who love to teach mathematics. If I were to teach it would be sales or marketing strategies."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 3 / 5
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