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University of Queensland Reviews

Updated 21 Aug 2019

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  • "I've been working at UQ as a professional staff and really enjoying it(in 17 reviews)

  • "No cons as working there was great(in 7 reviews)

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  1. "Faculty of Science Casual Teaching Assistant"

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    Current Employee - Casual Teaching Assistant in Brisbane
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    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at University of Queensland for less than a year

    Pros

    Good networking opportunities, get to gain new skills

    Cons

    None - is a good job

    University of Queensland2019-08-22
  2. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Student Relations Officer in Brisbane
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    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at University of Queensland for more than a year

    Pros

    Inclusive environment with a lot of friendly and helpful people

    Cons

    Work is somewhat seasonal. Not always a job to be had

    Advice to Management

    Keep going with the good work

    University of Queensland2019-08-21
  3. "Master's of International Relations"

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    Current Employee - Student in Brisbane

    I have been working at University of Queensland full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    World renowned education and teaching faculty

    Cons

    limited job opportunities for international students

    University of Queensland2019-08-21
  4. "Nice job"

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    Current Employee - Systems Analyst in Brisbane
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    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at University of Queensland full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Nice work environment, nice colleagues, no pressure

    Cons

    Too many Red tapes, not innovative

    University of Queensland2019-08-11
  5. "working environment"

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    Current Employee - Lecturer 
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    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at University of Queensland full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good place to start for junior academics

    Cons

    less competitive in academic research

    University of Queensland2019-08-07
  6. "Good impression"

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    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Fellow in Brisbane
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    I have been working at University of Queensland full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Friendly colleagues in the workplace

    Cons

    Job insecurity in the workplace

    Advice to Management

    Nothing

    University of Queensland2019-08-04
  7. "Academic Tutor"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
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    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at University of Queensland part-time

    Pros

    Good hourly rate, exposure to content

    Cons

    Large work load expected from academics

    University of Queensland2019-08-16
  8. "Tutoring in UQ"

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    Former Employee - Casual Academic Staff in Brisbane
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    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at University of Queensland part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    The great learning experience and you learn how the university system works

    Cons

    Different professors have different protocols and standards

    University of Queensland2019-08-15
  9. "Good money but hard work"

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    Former Employee - Tutor in Brisbane
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    Positive Outlook

    I worked at University of Queensland for less than a year

    Pros

    great casual pay rate lots of opportunities to take on more work if needed friendly teams generally supportive course coordinators

    Cons

    hard to maintain work life balance if teaching multiple courses official training prior to starting is not very helpful expectations and job description vary greatly across different courses

    University of Queensland2019-08-11
  10. "Good place to work and do research"

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    Current Employee - Senior Research Technician 

    I have been working at University of Queensland for more than a year

    Pros

    Nice place and school to grow

    Cons

    Nothing as consumers. I'm happy there

    University of Queensland2019-07-27
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