Iowa State University
4.1 of 5 147 reviews
www.iastate.edu Ames, IA 5000+ Employees

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Great work atmosphere, solid leadership

Program Coordinator (Current Employee)
Ames, IA (US)

I have been working at Iowa State University

ProsLots of pride in working for a great institution. Benefits have remained solid even through tough economic/budgetary times.

ConsCareer development and advancement opportunities for staff members are lacking.

Advice to Senior ManagementThe university is too polite in the way it positions itself. It's probably just the Midwestern humility but we need to assert ourselves more in the marketplace. We're better than what we let on.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Associate Professor (Current Employee)

I have been working at Iowa State University


Pros: on my own. Great historical reputation Cons: freedom to pursue my interests, if I can find the… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Nice place to work, but regular state budget cuts are severely affecting competitiveness with industrial jobs.

Assistant Scientist II (Current Employee)
Ames, IA (US)

I have been working at Iowa State University


Pros: Great tuition reimbursement program, excellent number of vacation days, great location and beautiful campus. There… Cons: Repeated drops in Iowa tax dollar funding levels have cut ISU budgets, resulted in diminished benefits, furlough days, and three… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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