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Queen Mary, University of London Reviews

Updated 11 January 2018
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Queen Mary, University of London CEO Simon Gaskell
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  • High turnover of senior level staff (in 3 reviews)

  • long working hours, few research groups (in 3 reviews)

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  1. "Great place"

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    Former Employee - Research Associate in London, England
    Former Employee - Research Associate in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Queen Mary, University of London (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good place to work and to chill.

    Cons

    Far away from my staying place


  2. "Finance MSc"

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    Current Employee - Finance MSC in London, England
    Current Employee - Finance MSC in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Queen Mary, University of London full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Many good food shops around and easy access to the tube.

    Cons

    Some lecturers lack enthusiasm and lectures can be unrelated and tedious

    Advice to Management

    Hire lecturers not only based on grades but the ability to engage the students and make lessons more fun


  3. "pass"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    great time mentoring first years

    Cons

    too many hours per week


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  5. "Friendly and such a good experience"

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    Former Employee - Admissions Assistant in Mile End, England
    Former Employee - Admissions Assistant in Mile End, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Queen Mary, University of London full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Friendly , can progress in other positions, impressive learning and development, there are alot of internal vacancies

    Cons

    I have not found any

    Advice to Management

    Keep the quality and friendly work ethic


  6. "Salary"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Queen Mary, University of London full-time

    Pros

    Holidays, Environment, Colleagues - generlly positive atmosphere

    Cons

    Progression, Stability, Pay - could be to do with sector rather than employer


  7. "Blizard Institute"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Queen Mary, University of London part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good level of research and international environment.

    Cons

    Absence of space for lunch and breaks at the Blizard Institute


  8. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Queen Mary, University of London full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Excellent, committed people
    Really strong values
    Strong social justice element

    Cons

    Can be a bit chaotic at times in terms of management (but overall, even this is fine)


  9. "Engagement Assistant"

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    Current Employee - Engagement Assistant in Mile End, England
    Current Employee - Engagement Assistant in Mile End, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Queen Mary, University of London full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    -Relaxed atmosphere
    -Variety of work
    -Good holiday allowance
    -Nice team

    Cons

    -No autonomy
    -Over concerned with procedure
    -Very few perks
    -Little room for progression

    Advice to Management

    -Take more time to nurture individual talent


  10. "MSc Financial Computing Students"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Queen Mary, University of London full-time

    Pros

    Good Experiences of Study and Facilities

    Cons

    Studyies are not deep enough


  11. "Demonstrating"

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    Current Employee - Demonstrator in London, England
    Current Employee - Demonstrator in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Queen Mary, University of London part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good Pay, and very rewarding

    Cons

    Not Many Hours and can be repetitive


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