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Oxford University Chancellor Christopher Francis Patten
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    Fun and organised summer school job for UNIQ

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    Former Employee - UNIQ Academic Mentor  in  Oxford, England (UK)
    Former Employee - UNIQ Academic Mentor in Oxford, England (UK)

    I worked at Oxford University as a contractor for less than a year

    Pros

    The summer school has a great ethos, the staff try really hard to make it enjoyable for the students, and it often re-hires people to do the summer school again the following year.

    Cons

    The summer school week was intense and probably not for everyone, but I personally enjoyed it- it went very quickly! We were given some online training for the summer school, which although a bit repetitive, did include some valuable information concerning the responsibilities of the role.

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Updated Jul 25, 2014

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    Research Scientist Interview

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    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Oxford University in February 2014.

    Interview Details

    One Skype interview from the United States. I was interviewed by a panel of six people that wanted to validate who I was and my ability to perform unique and creative research. I received a phone call a few days later informing me I had got the job.

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    • Improving the current standard for research in Classics.   Answer Question
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University of Oxford is a cornerstone of British higher education. The venerable university has about 20,000 students (including more than 11,000 undergraduates). Oxford also is home to 38 colleges, the celebrated Rhodes Scholarship, and the Oxford University Press. The university describes its colleges as autonomous units operating in a manner similar to the way individual states function in the US. Oxford's self-governing colleges select their own students and provide housing, meals, libraries, and recreation. The university offers a diverse range of study covering... More

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