University of Liverpool Reviews

Updated 16 May 2021

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University of Liverpool President of the Council David McDonnell (no image)
David McDonnell
62 Ratings
Pros
  • "friendly supportive and good pay(in 19 reviews)

  • "Good working environment and teaching(in 10 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Poor management, many of its practices are old fashioned including management style(in 7 reviews)

  • "Work life balance is not great as a researcher(in 5 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Everything as expected

      4 May 2021 - PhD Student 
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      Pros

      HR were kind, my supervisor was attentive and the department quick to respond

      Cons

      Nothing really, I couldnt have asked for more support

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great

      20 Apr 2021 - Social Media Manager in Liverpool, England, England
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      Pros

      Flexible, interesting, new experiences, challenging and exciting. I enjoy the people I work with and what I do it makes me want to wake up everyday.

      Cons

      It is a short term job and can be monotonous at times additionally it will end soon so I need a new placement and a place where I will be more challenged and learn new experiences and I explore and build my network and engagement.

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee

      -

      16 May 2021 - Clinical Trial Coordinator in Liverpool, England, England
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      Pros

      Annual Leave allowance and University Closed Days

      Cons

      Fixed Term Contracts - no full time contracts

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    4. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Great

      4 May 2021 - Waitress/Bar Staff 
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      Pros

      Pension, pay, people, management, positive

      Cons

      No cons at all really

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Being employed during covid-19

      30 Apr 2021 - Research Associate in Liverpool, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      High safety, flexibility, supportive, well paid

      Cons

      Post-doc are only given temporary contracts

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good Employer

      29 Apr 2021 - Research Coordinator in Liverpool, England, England
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      Pros

      Real good sense of collegiality

      Cons

      None really or I wouldn't have stayed for 31 years!

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee

      University

      26 Apr 2021 - Student in Liverpool, England, England
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      Pros

      It is a good University

      Cons

      Online lectures during the pandemic

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    8. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Enjoyable place to work

      11 May 2021 - English Teacher in Liverpool, England, England
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      Pros

      Great colleagues to work with. Very helpful

      Cons

      Ever changing management issues. Jobs were cut.

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great workplace

      16 Apr 2021 - Graduate Teaching Assistant 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Encouragement and support are top notch.

      Cons

      Not any to be specific

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    10. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Very supportive

      3 Apr 2021 - Student Staff 
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      Pros

      Lecturers and senior Lecturers were very supportive

      Cons

      Leadership are too focused on making company structural changes without thinking of impacts to students and lecturers

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