University of Michigan Employee Reviews about "great benefits"

Updated Jan 21, 2021

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University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel
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Pros
  • "Great benefits and strong research environment(in 234 reviews)

  • "very inclusive and flexible work environment(in 209 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Climate is very intense in the winters(in 49 reviews)

  • "Graduate students are worked hard either in research and/or teaching(in 45 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 8 years

      Great place, but depends on your department, of course.

      Dec 28, 2020 - Communications Officer in São Paulo, São Paulo, São Paulo
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      Pros

      Great benefits, many areas to work in, nice people

      Cons

      Each department ends up being its own little fiefdom. Sometimes things are disorganized or confusing, a possible byproduct of being such a huge organization. It would be cool if more flexible work hours were available.

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Nice place to work

      Jan 21, 2021 - Graduate Research Assistant in São Paulo, São Paulo, São Paulo
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      Pros

      Collaborative working environment. Great benefits. Go Blue.

      Cons

      Cold weather for half of the year.

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee

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      Jan 20, 2021 - Graduate Student Researcher 
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      Pros

      Great benefits and strong research environment

      Cons

      Not enough diversity throughout the labs

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    4. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Great place to work

      Jan 10, 2021 - Administrative Assistant in Rio de Janeiro
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      Pros

      Great benefits, culture, and pay

      Cons

      Faculty can be a little pushy sometimes

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    5. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Overall, Great place to work

      Jan 15, 2021 - Research Administrator in Rio de Janeiro
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      Pros

      Flexibility, they care about staff and if you are stressed, great benefits

      Cons

      Things move slowly since it's a large organization. It can be more challenging than it should to get a promotion or move up without totally changing jobs/departments.

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    6. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Mixed for people of color

      Jan 11, 2021 - Grad Student Employee in Dearborn, MI
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      Pros

      Pros: Great benefits from the strong graduate student union

      Cons

      Cons: Leadership claims to be committed to social change, but few changes actually make an impact on the experiences of graduate students of color.

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee

      University of Michigan

      Jan 15, 2021 - Interactive Media Developer in Ann Arbor, MI
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      Pros

      Great benefits, great infrastructure, great resources

      Cons

      Can be easy to get lost among the sheer volume of employees.

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great Entry level job

      Oct 24, 2020 - Mechanical Engineer in Ann Arbor, MI
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      Pros

      Offered a great benefits package

      Cons

      Was unable to move up the ladder

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Michigan

      Dec 30, 2020 - Mentorship Program Manager in Ann Arbor, MI
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great Benefits and Work-Life Balance - Amazing Tuition Reimbursement

      Cons

      Often have to move offices to advance

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    10. 5.0
      Former Contractor

      University of Michigan

      Oct 4, 2020 - Specialist in Ypsilanti, MI
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      Pros

      Nice colleagues Great benefits Good support for professional development

      Cons

      Campus parking can be challenging at times, but the MBus provides a good alternative

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