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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 Youngstown State University
in Youngstown, OH

What do you like about working at Youngstown State University?

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

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

"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
Adjunct Professor at University of Phoenix
in El Paso, TX

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"Working with people of diverse groups."

What do you like about working at University of Phoenix?

"I enjoy teaching and working with people, sharing my experience and knowledge."

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

"Always follow your goals and never give up on what it is you want."

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

"I have been facilitating with UOP for since 2007 and enjoy it."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Management gives us the ability to teach our students as long as we follow some general guidelines, which I enjoy."

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 Academy of Art University
in Chicago, IL

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"I was payed less than minimum wage after all was said and done."

What do you like about working at Academy of Art University?

"I absolutely liked nothing about working for this company."

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

"Unless you think you have tenure, or a management position, don't even bother."

What don't you like about working at Academy of Art University?

"The money was ridiculously low for an organization that's held is such high esteem. I could not even pay my rent."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Pay people with Master's degrees a livable wage! My response when I complained was well, some people just like to teach. Uh, yeah, well some people like to EAT too..."

Person You Work For 2 / 5 People You Work With 1 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 1 / 5 Rewards You Receive 1 / 5 Growth Opportunities 1 / 5
Company Culture 1 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Adjunct Professor at Baker College
in Chicago, IL

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"sucked"

What do you like about working at Baker College?

"I worked from home, which is better than living in Flint, MI."

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

"I wouldn't, unless you want to move to Flint, MI, and get a year of experience before moving to a real school."

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

"no support, out of touch management. Mean supervisor, little money for the work."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"listen to your employees. Don't use intimidation as a management technique"

Person You Work For 1 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 1 / 5 Rewards You Receive 2 / 5 Growth Opportunities 1 / 5
Company Culture 1 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Adjunct Professor at Seattle Community College District
in Seattle, WA

What do you like about working at Seattle Community College District?

"individual freedom, the students, the facilities, great pay, short hours"

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

"negotiate salary and benefits up front and ask alot of questions"

What don't you like about working at Seattle Community College District?

"little help or support from boss, management not caring about contractors' needs"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"be more proactive, respectful of other workers, supportive of efforts"

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 2 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 1 / 5 Growth Opportunities 1 / 5
Company Culture 1 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
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