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UNC Chapel Hill Reviews

Updated 11 Sep 2019

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UNC Chapel Hill CEO Carol L. Folt (no image)
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  • "low pay compared to many other grad programs(in 20 reviews)

  • "The health insurance is really bad(in 10 reviews)

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  1. "Great place for grad school"

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    Former Employee - Graduate Research Assistant 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at UNC Chapel Hill full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Access to good research facilities and advisors. Good reputation for a public school. Chapel Hill is a great place to live

    Cons

    Pay could be better for grad students.

    UNC Chapel Hill2019-09-11
  2. "Lots of work, little reward"

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    Former Employee - Residential Advisor in Chapel Hill, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at UNC Chapel Hill part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Autonomy, allowed to be creative, hands on

    Cons

    Tight deadlines, odd rules, little reward

    Advice to Management

    Let you RA's shine, know they are students first

    UNC Chapel Hill2019-09-11
  3. "Government job"

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    Current Employee - Job Coach 
    Recommends
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at UNC Chapel Hill full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Decent benefits, good hours, paid vacation/sick leave

    Cons

    Salary is above average for field, but still low for the area

    UNC Chapel Hill2019-09-06
  4. "Perfect Student Job"

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    Current Employee - IT Help Desk 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at UNC Chapel Hill part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great management, easy going environment, flexible work shedule

    Cons

    Big learning curve for this job, but asking for help is encouraged

    UNC Chapel Hill2019-09-04
  5. "Good place to work"

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    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Chapel Hill, NC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at UNC Chapel Hill full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great community and research environment.

    Cons

    Parking is very limited and expensive.

    UNC Chapel Hill2019-08-27
  6. "Looking for leadership in all the wrong places."

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    Former Employee - Systems Analyst 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at UNC Chapel Hill full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    State job casual dress.

    Cons

    Incompetent management and no raises.

    UNC Chapel Hill2019-08-26
  7. "Emergency Department"

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    Current Employee - Registered Nurse in Chapel Hill, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at UNC Chapel Hill full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    This is a wonderful place to work. You have great staff and are always challenged daily to be the best nurse you can be.

    Cons

    The strain of a busy ER can be a little much for first time nurses.

    UNC Chapel Hill2019-08-08
  8. "almost worked here"

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    Current Employee - Communications Assistant 

    I have been working at UNC Chapel Hill full-time

    Pros

    the staff seemed very nice

    Cons

    they are very white so it is alienating if you're not

    Advice to Management

    diversify

    UNC Chapel Hill2019-08-21
  9. "OK place"

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    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Research Associate in Chapel Hill, NC
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at UNC Chapel Hill full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    very relaxing, little work, no pressure

    Cons

    little to learn, no future

    UNC Chapel Hill2019-08-23
  10. "Excellent for selfstarters"

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    Former Employee - Research Associate 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at UNC Chapel Hill full-time

    Pros

    Flexible hours, responsive leadership, talented colleagues

    Cons

    Lower pay than industry

    UNC Chapel Hill2019-08-17
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