Massey University Reviews

Updated 29 Jan 2021

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3.6
62%
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Massey University Vice-Chancellor Jan Thomas
Jan Thomas
15 Ratings
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  • "terrible management, not well respected Uni in New Zealand, little outlook to the future, mediocre students(in 4 reviews)

  • "Like University of Auckland or Otago University(in 3 reviews)

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  1. "Good place"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Research Assistant 

    I worked at Massey University part-time

    Pros

    Supervisors are nice and kind.

    Cons

    Need more support and resilience.

  2. "Nice"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Associate in Palmerston

    I worked at Massey University part-time

    Pros

    overall nice and positive working environment

    Cons

    relatively low pay and benefit


  3. "Good people"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Inward Goods in Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Massey University part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good people to work with, reasonably good pay and easy work environment

    Cons

    The logging system is a bit confusing at first

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  4. "Great experience"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Lab Demonstrator in Auckland, Auckland

    I have been working at Massey University part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Hands on experience to engage with students

    Cons

    Limited opportunities at the moment

  5. "Be wary"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Lecturer in Auckland, Auckland
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Massey University full-time

    Pros

    small classes, nice location away from the city.

    Cons

    terrible management, not well respected Uni in New Zealand, little outlook to the future, mediocre students

  6. "Distance at Massey"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Student in Hamilton, Waikato

    I have been working at Massey University full-time

    Pros

    You can work around your work load and fit studies into your busy schedule to get your degree and better opportunities.

    Cons

    Studying by distance can be lonely.

  7. "Admin"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Administration in Wellington, Wellington

    I worked at Massey University full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Massey is a great place to work- it provides good benefits and a supportive work environment .

    Cons

    Not many cons to working here.

  8. COVID-19

    "Good employer"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Researcher in Wellington, Wellington
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Massey University full-time

    Pros

    Clear guidelines and good employer.

    Cons

    The sector is going through a tough time due to Covid-19 and the scarcity of international students.

  9. "Nice location"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Professor in Auckland, Auckland
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Massey University full-time

    Pros

    Fair and healthy working conditions.

    Cons

    International ranking position could be better

  10. "Good"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Doctoral Student in Auckland, Auckland

    I worked at Massey University full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Best work life balance and support

    Cons

    Nothing to complaint about with massey

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