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  1.  

    Program Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer

    Interview

    Very concise interview, large breadth of questions ranging from questions about personal skills and knowledge of student affairs in general. However the interviewers were late for the Skype call. Lasted approximately 40 minutes.

    Interview Questions

    • Interesting questions regarding co-worker conflicts in the past   Answer Question

  2.  

    Lead Teacher Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Belfast, Northern Ireland (UK)
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at Queen's University (Belfast, Northern Ireland (UK)) in February 2015.

    Interview

    Application process, fairly standard where by I had a telephone interview then 2 face to face interviews before hearing I had got the job. Both interviews were conducted well and questions were standard.

    Interview Questions

  3.  

    Intramural Official Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Kingston, ON
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at Queen's University (Kingston, ON) in April 2015.

    Interview

    Applied through A&R website. Got an interview with the intramural coordinator within the month. Interview was fun and casual. I was asked mostly behavioral questions and some questions related to sport that I would be officiating.

    Interview Questions

    • If there was a dispute between players of opposing teams, how would you go about resolving the situation.   Answer Question

  4.  

    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Kingston, ON
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at Queen's University (Kingston, ON) in November 2014.

    Interview

    Group interview style. Asked behavioural questions as you would expect. Also asked about past experiences. Concluding with a Q&A period. Interview process was pleasant. Expect a panel of 4 administrators interviewing you.

    Interview Questions


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    Microscopist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Kingston, ON
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 3+ months. I interviewed at Queen's University (Kingston, ON).

    Interview

    questions about my work. Relax but specific and detail answers were expected. Six people conducted the interview because it was very important that everybody I will have contact with had an opinion of my. I got the impresion that knolodge was as important as personality

    Interview Questions

    • About my knolodge and ipotetic situations... how I will react and solve the problem   1 Answer

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    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Queen's University.

    Interview

    The job was based on a scholarship. You apply for the position and based on your previous experience you will be given the scholarship. Once you offered the scholarship it was finalized by your supervisor.

    Interview Questions

    • It totally depend on your supervisor. My supervisor just asked me about my previous experience and which project of him I am interested to work in?   1 Answer

  7.  

    Adjunct Faculty Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer

    Interview

    Was given an agenda upon arrival. I met with various faculty, speaking for about 30-45 mins about teaching and research interests. Had lunch with faculty and students.

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    No negotiation.

  8.  

    Admin Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took a week. I interviewed at Queen's University in January 2016.

    Interview

    Very laid back, wanted to get to know me mostly. Asked a variety of basic interview questions, no surprises! It was a panel interview, ask a variety of basic interview questions. Was offered the job one week later through email.

    Interview Questions

    • What are my top skills and strengths
      Name a time you had conflict with a co worker
      Tell me about yourself
      Why would you be an asset   Answer Question

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    Administrative Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Kingston, ON
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at Queen's University (Kingston, ON) in May 2012.

    Interview

    From application to job offer process is long. Before panel interview there was a basic math/accounting test including a basic journal entry that would be done through Peoplesoft. Interview questions were pretty standard.

    Interview Questions

    • How would my current skill set help in this job?   1 Answer

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    Teaching Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Kingston, ON
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took a week. I interviewed at Queen's University (Kingston, ON) in August 2014.

    Interview

    There is no interview. As long as you are a graduate student at Queen's University you are guaranteed at least 4 semesters of paid positions as a teaching assistant. There is usually at least a few days worth of deliberations on class material.

    Interview Questions

    • How familiar are you with the material we are about to teach?   Answer Question

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