Monash University Reviews

Updated Jul 27, 2021

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Monash University President and  Vice-Chancellor Margaret Gardner
Margaret Gardner
177 Ratings
Pros
  • "Multi-cultural working environment(in 58 reviews)

  • "Good working environment and flexible working hours(in 44 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "No career progression and lack of motivation always comes(in 11 reviews)

  • "Difficult to obtain funding, high KPI requirements for academics(in 10 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      jhh

      Jul 25, 2021 - Professor in Melbourne
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good newish kind of university.

      Cons

      Nothing in particular or that is not an issue at other universities.

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    2. 3.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Great opportunities but expect disorganisation

      Jul 27, 2021 - Anonymous Employee in Melbourne
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great initiatives, job mobility, great pay and working conditions

      Cons

      Disorganisation, lack of direction, mismanagement, conservative management styles

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee

      It is a good place to start

      Jul 15, 2021 - Computational Biologist in Melbourne
      Recommend
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      Pros

      High research quality and friendly environment

      Cons

      Working more than standard hours

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great place to work

      Jul 12, 2021 - Data Analyst in Melbourne
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great supervisor, very flexible schedule

      Cons

      None that I can think of

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Make it work for you

      Jul 2, 2021 - Education Manager in Melbourne
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great policies Tech is excellent Great career advancement opportunities Excellent parental leave policies

      Cons

      HR can be toothless and simply restructure to get rid of underperforming staff COO is a nightmare

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Good place for doing research

      Jul 4, 2021 - PhD Student in Melbourne
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Academic freedom Strong research team Good salary

      Cons

      Collaborating with teams out of Asia is hard due to the time zone difference

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    7. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Good place to work

      Jul 19, 2021 - Change Manager in Clayton
      Recommend
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      Pros

      above average amount of superannuation friendly

      Cons

      location in Clayton and on Blackburn Road - not many places to eat

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    8. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Nice

      Jul 21, 2021 - IT Technician in Clayton
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Not bad for a graduate

      Cons

      Poorly orgainzed and insufficent trainning

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee

      MRS RA Review

      Jun 28, 2021 - Resident Advisor (RA) in Melbourne
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great opportunity to build soft skills and network from people all around the world

      Cons

      The scholarship could be a bit more

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    10. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Great place for a postdoc

      Jun 28, 2021 - Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Melbourne
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - good salary - great colleagues - very professional research environment

      Cons

      - quite competitive - strong focus on teaching

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