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4.1
Average Rating
(based on 114 University of Michigan Review Ratings)
Company Culture
4.1
Growth Opportunities
3.6
People You Work With
4.4
Person You Work For
4.4
Rewards You Receive
3.7
Support You Get
4.1
Way You Work
4.3
Work Setting
4.0
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"The University of Michigan is a wonderful employer and I expect I will continue to my work relationship in some capacity, even if part time as I am now. I suspect it will always be one of our country's premiere institutions."
Posted 6 years ago in Toledo, OH
IT Manager
in Ann Arbor, MI

What do you like about working at University of Michigan?

"People."

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

"Politics."

Research Assistant

"Fulfilling work environment."

Medical Records Coder
in Detroit, MI

What do you like about working at University of Michigan?

"Learned a lot about my job during training and the training never stopped, was encouraged to get involve with giving ideas. Getting feedback on your work performanance before your yearly review."

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

"Be truthful."

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

"Nothing that I could think of at the moment."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Continue to be attentive to your staff and appreciate their input. They may know more than you think."

Research Assistant
in Dearborn, MI

"One of the best places to learn as you work."

Researcher
in Marquette, KS

"As accurate as it gets!"

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

"None. Apply somewhere else unless you don't mind being a lazy researcher."

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

"No moneyI was denied funding and assistantships based on personal preferences as opposed to actual qualifications and work ethic. I had the Department Head get upset with me because I got funding from the Dean that she had asked for and wanted."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Rather than competing with someone that does better research try to work with them and understand why they work the way they do."

Patient Services Assistant
in Ann Arbor, MI

"Depending on which department you work, could be a good place to work."

What do you like about working at University of Michigan?

"Lots of friendly co-workers, but be careful who you confide in."

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

"Very high job turnover rate in home healthcare. Everyone I knew who left to another department were glad they did."

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

"Just from the Home Healthcare perspective. Management is out of touch with employee concerns. People being treated unequally. Harrassment and Discrimination are evident."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Part of the problem is the management. In all my professional career, I have never worked for a more crooked and corrupt business. Perhaps with new management that can weed out the bad apples in supervisory positions, I'd go back."

Manager
in Ann Arbor, MI

What do you like about working at University of Michigan?

"Opportunity to interact with all operating departments."

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

"Promotional opportunities are very political."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Don't have hidden agenda."

Researcher
in Ann Arbor, MI

What do you like about working at University of Michigan?

"The people and faculty are willing to guide students into the best fit route."

Communications Manager
in Ann Arbor, MI

"Cosmopolitan atmosphere with a hometown feel."

What do you like about working at University of Michigan?

"Great people and strong sense of community."

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

"Long hours during peak recruitment and application review season."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"They are doing an excellent job. Keep it up."

Senior Administrative Assistant
in Taylor, MI

What do you like about working at University of Michigan?

"The benefits."

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

"They use staff in a negative way to justify adding staff."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"To give aid to staff in a positive manner, instead of a negative way. They need to treat ALL staff with respect and equality. Speak the entire truth, instead of exaggerated half truths."

Researcher

"Lot of misunderstanding, mistakes."

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

"My boss."

Senior Construction Supervisor
in Ann Arbor, MI

What do you like about working at University of Michigan?

"Enabling the staff, students, and researchers achieve more."

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

"Watch your back."

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

"Upper management is out of touch."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Get rid of the old boy network."

Internal Communications Systems Consultant
in Ann Arbor, MI

What do you like about working at University of Michigan?

"At first it was leading edge and offered a lot of growth potential."

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

"Just tell it like it is."

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

"No accountability for a lot of the staff. A lot of management and staff continue to work because someone likes them and not because of performance."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Make sure your high level managers have the proper educations and experience. Don't promote someone because of who they know and if they don't measure up to the position move them, don't just use them as pawns or yes people."

ASP.NET Developer

"Well, the client was Metaphrase Technologies.."

University of Michigan Employee

"Wonderful student job that delt with the career I wanted to get into."

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