Wayne State Reviews

155 Reviews
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155 Reviews
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Wayne State President M. Roy Wilson
M. Roy Wilson
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    Good place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Assistant Professor  in  Detroit, MI (US)
    Current Employee - Assistant Professor in Detroit, MI (US)

    I have been working at Wayne State full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Active research. Salary is reasonable.

    Cons

    The area around campus isn't very nice. Relatively a long commute time. Detroit City Income Tax.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

Wayne State Interviews

Updated 30 Jul 2014
Updated 30 Jul 2014

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    Research Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Detroit, MI (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Detroit, MI (US)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 1+ week - interviewed at Wayne State.

    Interview Details

    Interviewed by the Principal Investigator and a research coordinator. Very friendly and felt comfortable during the whole interview process. Was asked questions about past experiences. Very straightforward interview questions.

    Interview Questions
    • None that I can think of. It was a very straighforward interview.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

Wayne State Awards and Accolades

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Best Places to Work in Academia, The Scientist, 2009
Great Colleges to Work For, The Chronicle of Higher Education and ModernThink LLC, 2009

Additional Info

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Website www.wayne.edu
Headquarters Detroit, MI
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1868
Type College/University
Industry Education
Revenue $500 million to $1 billion (AUD) per year
Competitors Unknown

Wayne State University (WSU) has an annual enrollment of some 33,000 undergraduate, graduate, and post-graduate students. It offers some 125 bachelor's degree programs, 140 master's degree programs, and 60 doctoral degree programs, as well as certificate, specialist, and professional programs, through about a dozens colleges and schools. The public university traces its heritage back to 1868 with the founding of the Detroit Medical College, now part of its School of Medicine. Prominent alumni include US congressman John Conyers, radio DJ Casey Kasem, and actor Tom Sizemore.

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