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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
Adjunct Professor at Stony Brook University
in Stony Brook, NY

What do you like about working at Stony Brook University?

"I really enjoyed creating a syllabus and course work for these upper level undergraduate students. I had maximum intellectual and creative independence."

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

"I would make sure that you really enjoy teaching and have additional experience and background in your subject matter field."

What don't you like about working at Stony Brook University?

"The University was located nearly 1.5 hours from my home and it made commuting once a week very difficult."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"There are many adjunct professors in the university and even within departments and there was no program or intention to have them get together and share experiences to learn from and improve the student experience through dialogue."

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 Miami Dade College
in Miami, FL

What do you like about working at Miami Dade College?

"Working with students and being able to share your own work experience to make them a better life is great."

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

"Be prepared. Not easy to get in. Not like a normal job interview."

What don't you like about working at Miami Dade College?

"You can't miss a day. Your students are there you have to be there."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"I have nothing to add for management. It is all well."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Adjunct Professor at Northeast Texas Community College
in Dallas, TX

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"Poor"

What do you like about working at Northeast Texas Community College?

"Teaching. Education to students. More student participation. Giving knowledge to students."

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

"Dress smarlty. Tell about your past experience in industry and teaching ."

What don't you like about working at Northeast Texas Community College?

"Temporary Position. No compensation for hard work. I like to work in industry"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Compensation must be given with hard work. Students evaluation must be taken to give promotion"

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 3 / 5 Work Setting 2 / 5
Support You Get 2 / 5 Rewards You Receive 2 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 3 / 5
Adjunct Professor at Jackson State University
in Jackson, TN

What do you like about working at Jackson State University?

"I like interacting with the students and forming their professional ethics."

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

"The department's dean and assistant deans are looking for faculty who can teach second career students, and first time students. Be very honest about your teaching experience."

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

"The laboratory equipment was very dated, hence it was difficult to design interesting labs."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"The college president should reinstate the physics and per-engineering programs."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Adjunct Professor at Robert Morris University

What do you like about working at Robert Morris University?

"I have a passion for education and sharing information. I truly enjoyed the relationships built with students and faculty, along with developing content and curriculum for the learner group."

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

"Simply remain focused on your area of expertise, if you're sure of yourself and know that you're able to positively influence the career path/goals of a your academic, you're half way there!"

What don't you like about working at Robert Morris University?

"To some extent, it was difficult to realize the growth potential at this institituion."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"If I could suggest something to managment, it would be to consider offering more opportunites for Adjunct Faculty to progress into full or tenure faculty positions. It's unfortunate, but not every department had this capability."

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 3 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Adjunct Professor at John Carlo
in Tallahassee, FL

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"Estimated and won $37000000.00 job and was laid off."

What do you like about working at John Carlo?

"investigating sites for estimates and dealing with all kinds of subs"

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

"They have left Florida and I don't know if they plan to return"

What don't you like about working at John Carlo?

"some personnel were too hip and did not put enough reality into their job"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"stay in Michigan where it is cold and snowy and cloudy"

Person You Work For 3 / 5 People You Work With 3 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 2 / 5 Way You Work 3 / 5
Adjunct Professor at National University
in San Diego, CA

What do you like about working at National University?

"I like the freedom that it gives to learn some new things"

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

"None at this time, other than being professional is most improtant"

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

"This is a part-time job and I still work for them"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"None at this present time other then I would like to see our grades and grade entry points linked"

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Adjunct Professor at Barry University
in Miami, FL
Person You Work For 4.7 / 5 People You Work With 4.8 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 3 / 5
Adjunct Professor at Purdue University
in Long Beach, CA
People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5 Support You Get 5 / 5
Rewards You Receive 3.1 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2.3 / 5 Company Culture 3.7 / 5
Way You Work 3.9 / 5
Adjunct Professor at Apollo Group
Person You Work For 4.3 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 3.4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4.6 / 5 Growth Opportunities 1.7 / 5
Company Culture 1.6 / 5 Way You Work 4.9 / 5
Adjunct Professor at Bunker Hill Community College
Person You Work For 3.9 / 5 People You Work With 4.9 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 4.9 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3.9 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3.9 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 4.7 / 5
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