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Oxford Brookes University Overview

Oxford, England
1001 to 5000 employees
1865
College / University
Colleges & Universities
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
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Set in a historic student city, Oxford Brookes is one of the UK’s leading modern universities and enjoys an international reputation for teaching excellence and innovation as well as strong links with business and industry.

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Oxford Brookes University Reviews

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Oxford Brookes University CEO Alistair Fitt
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  • "Growing University, Climbing the Ranks"

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    I have been working at Oxford Brookes University part-time

    Pros

    Involve yourself in a fast-growing, world-leading academic institution.
    Help develop Oxford Brookes University, interact with top academia and the large, international student body.

    Cons

    Multiple campuses.
    Frequent change and development. Possible instability.

    Advice to Management

    Please focus investment in furthering the university's worldwide ranking.

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Oxford Brookes University Interviews

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    Senior Lecturer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Oxford, England
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Oxford Brookes University (Oxford, England) in August 2009.

    Interview

    Generally smooth and fair. 10 minute presentation followed by interview. Panel of 3, including HR person. Questions were relevant and straightforward. No silly questions. I think they may have asked if I had any weaknesses, but not sure - I have a terrible memory for things like this (one of my major weaknesses, I'm afraid). Got a phone call from HR a couple of days later offering the job. Standard contract came though post. Relocation expenses of £5k paid for.

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