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University of Queensland Reviews

Updated 17 October 2018
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  • "No cons as working there was great" (in 5 reviews)

  • "No long-term career development, highly depending on funding" (in 4 reviews)

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  1. "Great workplace, culture, benefits"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    I worked at University of Queensland part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Lovely campus, good benefits (17% super), clever colleagues

    Cons

    About as much bureaucracy as you'd expect


  2. "Great uni to work for"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at University of Queensland full-time

    Pros

    Salary, super, people, flexible and environment

    Cons

    No cons as working there was great

  3. "Post Doc"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at University of Queensland full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good salary and high super

    Cons

    Short term contract, no work-life balance


  4. "A great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at University of Queensland full-time

    Pros

    Relaxed environment. Friendly and talented co-workers.

    Cons

    The usual big organisation communication silos.


  5. "IT Officer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at University of Queensland full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good work hours, nice location, flexible work options

    Cons

    Politics between departments, lack of funding for training, outdated systems


  6. "Awesome place to work with"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Brisbane
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Brisbane
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at University of Queensland full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good people with good brand. Management makes active effort to engage staff and provide support

    Cons

    Very large organisation with bureaucracies. Cultures vary across departments and schools

    Advice to Management

    Cross pollinate cultures so the higher performing departments can be able to share learnings in talent management with other departments


  7. "Great place to work for"

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    Former Employee - Human Resources Generalist in Brisbane
    Former Employee - Human Resources Generalist in Brisbane
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    Positive Outlook
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    I worked at University of Queensland full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Best practices, high expectations, work life balance

    Cons

    Nothing really. Very good work environment

  8. "Post doc"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at University of Queensland full-time

    Pros

    Great university and career development opportunity

    Cons

    you need to work over weekends


  9. "Good income supplement while studying"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Enjoyable job teaching students and overall quite low stress.

    Cons

    Can be quite bureaucratic at times


  10. "Tutor at UQ"

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    Former Employee - University Tutor in Saint Lucia
    Former Employee - University Tutor in Saint Lucia
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    Positive Outlook

    I worked at University of Queensland part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good pay rate per hour.

    Cons

    Sometimes didn't get paid for prep work.

    Advice to Management

    The lecturers aren't getting enough money to run the courses properly.


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