University of Dundee Reviews

Updated 17 Jun 2021

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4.2
92%
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University of Dundee Chancellor Naren Patel
Naren Patel
19 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good work life balance, small city, facilities, access to a great sport centre(in 6 reviews)

  • "A great place for scientific research(in 6 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "No cafeteria on site (Life Sciences) or plans to have one(in 3 reviews)

  • "working hours(in 3 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great

      4 Jun 2021 - PhD Student in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Welcoming, human sized, good medical research,

      Cons

      Small town and not ranked among first in uk

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    2. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Mixed

      17 Jun 2021 - Lecturer in Dundee, Scotland, Scotland
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great people in my department

      Cons

      Poor organization from top down

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    3. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Nice place to work

      19 May 2021 - Shop Assistant 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      good work life balance and nice people

      Cons

      poor pay and can be hard to get holidays accepted during busy times

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Fantastic workplace

      11 May 2021 - Phd Student Researcher in Dundee, Scotland, Scotland
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Genuinely great place to study and to live

      Cons

      Get best funding you can

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    5. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Great employer

      27 Apr 2021 - Research Technician in Dundee, Scotland, Scotland
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Inclusive, friendly environment. Everyone is always happy to lend a hand

      Cons

      As always in academia there is a poor life/work balance, although they do recommend employees attempt to find one

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee

      GoAbroad ambassador

      1 May 2021 - Student in Glasgow, Scotland, Scotland
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good way to make a bit of money as a student during your free time

      Cons

      Not very many hours given

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Wonderful employer

      25 Apr 2021 - Postdoctoral Research Associate in Dundee, Scotland, Scotland
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Decent salary with small but constant progression, good work environment, support and career development training.

      Cons

      As a scientist, temporary contracts, no bonus or additional benefits.

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee

      good uni

      30 May 2021 - Research Technician in Dundee, Scotland, Scotland
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Decent uni, good work life balance

      Cons

      no cons, Uni is OK

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Univerity of Dundee

      27 May 2021 - SENIOR MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER & SENIOR GRAPHIC DESIGNER in Dundee, Scotland, Scotland
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good work environment, collegial working

      Cons

      Lack of bonus, staff benefits.

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      University of Dundee

      19 Apr 2021 - Senior Research Associate in Dundee, Scotland, Scotland
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Friendly and professional environment and good networking opportunities

      Cons

      No permanent academic positions available

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