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Duke University Reviews

Updated 14 December 2018
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  1. "Good"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Really great place to do things like work and not work and work often and hard.

    Cons

    No downsides. Truly incredible place with incredible people and great folks al around


  2. "Great Opportunity for College Students"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
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    Pros

    Great experience and turned into a very valuable experience

    Cons

    Pay could be a lot better

  3. "Awesome academic environment"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Duke University part-time

    Pros

    The colleagues are enthusiastic and accessible. I enjoyed working at Duke!

    Cons

    A little bit far away from the downtown area


  4. "Very good place to work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
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    I worked at Duke University full-time

    Pros

    Decent salary, good benefits and time off

    Cons

    Parking is terrible, they make you pay for it


  5. "Great school"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Duke University full-time

    Pros

    Good location to stay focused, very smart people in the RTP area, beautiful campus.

    Cons

    Really dark at night, not easy to find places to go out to close by.


  6. "Tour Guide"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
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    I have been working at Duke University part-time

    Pros

    nice, once a week job during the academic semester

    Cons

    Treat student workers much better than non-student


  7. "Great job"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Duke University full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits and a great work environment

    Cons

    No work-life balance and hard to maintain a quality of life

  8. "Nice place to work if you are comfortable not advancing"

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    Current Employee - Assistant Director in Durham, NC (US)
    Current Employee - Assistant Director in Durham, NC (US)

    I have been working at Duke University full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Health benefits
    Time Off
    Flexible work hours
    Relatively low stress

    Cons

    No room for advancement
    Little opportunity for raises


  9. "Graduate student"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Duke University full-time

    Pros

    Duke enjoys very good research environment

    Cons

    teaching load is heavy for some specific majors


  10. "Educational Technology Specialist"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
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    I worked at Duke University full-time

    Pros

    Autonomy in work, benefits are great

    Cons

    I don’t have any cons