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University of Sydney Reviews

Updated 18 Aug 2019

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University of Sydney CEO Belinda Hutchinson
Belinda Hutchinson
66 Ratings
Pros
  • "Forward thinking organisation with great policies for work-life balance(in 23 reviews)

  • "Lots of opportunities for development and self improvement, great culture and great working environment(in 23 reviews)

Cons
  • "I've been working here in Camden campus for more than 3 years, not for one day I feel that I belong to this Uni nor the(in 9 reviews)

  • "Casual and no career progression(in 7 reviews)

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  1. "Good experience on campus"

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    Current Employee - Academic Facilitator in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Sydney part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    1. competitive salary 2. help you review the knowledge 3. flexible working time

    Cons

    it is just a part-time job

    University of Sydney2019-08-19
  2. "Eager to learn and contribute"

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    Current Employee - Student Engineer in Sydney

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

    Pros

    Great atmosphere and truly challenging.

    Cons

    The odd subject could be better taught.

    University of Sydney2019-08-16
  3. "Reasonal payment, good working environment"

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    Current Employee - Academic Tutor 

    I have been working at University of Sydney part-time

    Pros

    Reasonal payment, good working environment

    Cons

    can not give ongoing contract

    University of Sydney2019-08-13
  4. "ui/ux designer"

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    Current Employee - UI/User Experience Designer 

    I have been working at University of Sydney part-time

    Pros

    ethical, work and life balance, high payment than the average in the market

    Cons

    hierarchy and working structure things

    University of Sydney2019-08-12
  5. "Great experience. Endless opportuntites."

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    Current Employee - Bachelor Student 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Sydney full-time

    Pros

    Great facilities, infrastructure, teachers. Lots of clubs and societies to join.

    Cons

    Too much centralised support. Need more services to help with the student experience and consulting.

    University of Sydney2019-08-10
  6. "Great opportunity"

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    Current Employee - Academic Services Graduate 

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

    Pros

    Great opportunity to work with some really exciting projects in a challenging environment.

    Cons

    A lot of independence in what work was done was hard for some people.

    University of Sydney2019-07-29
  7. "Mentor of law"

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    Current Employee - Mentor 

    I have been working at University of Sydney full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Fantastic, easy going and people are nice

    Cons

    Long hours but aside from that fine

    University of Sydney2019-08-06
  8. "Cruisy"

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    Former Employee - Scholarships in Camperdown

    I worked at University of Sydney full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    - Vibrant environment - Welcoming staff

    Cons

    - Lack of clear direction.

    University of Sydney2019-07-21
  9. "Standard for researcher doing PhD"

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    Current Employee - PhD Student in Sydney
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Some think it’s prestigious

    Cons

    Typical uni beauracracy and dealing with old facilities

    University of Sydney2019-07-20
  10. "Good Place for Work/Life Balance"

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    Current Employee - Project Officer in Camperdown

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

    Pros

    flexible working hours, superannuation, pay

    Cons

    Approval processes, management, centralisation, turnaround times

    University of Sydney2019-07-11
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