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University of Calgary Interview Questions

Interviews at University of Calgary

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    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at University of Calgary.

    Interview

    Had a straightforward, in-person interview with the hiring manager a month or so after applying online. It was a structured but fairly relaxed interview. I was asked a series of questions with regards to my fit for this the specific position, about my previous experiences, and availability.

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    Project Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY (US)
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Interview

    I met with a PI and one of the current project managers. The interview process was smooth and the staff were friendly. I was told that there was an internal candidate already being considered at the beginning of the beginning of the interview.

    Interview Questions

    • They asked about previous project management experience and future career goals   Answer Question
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    Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Interview

    there was only one interview. Skype call since I wasn't in the city. The interview was panel (3 people), informal. very nice people. Then I got offer two weeks late. It's a research position

    Interview Questions

    • Mostly about previous experience and some common questions   Answer Question

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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4+ months. I interviewed at University of Calgary.

    Interview

    Thorough mitacs portal, I applied and got selected for interview by prof. It was via Skype for about 20 minutes. I'm not sure if that particular prof selected me because I got an offer from a higher ranked project.

    Interview Questions

    • Questions on previous project experience and whether I liked it.   1 Answer

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    Student Researcher Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Interview

    They ask about your GPA generally, as well as your interests to the PI's specific research topic. Make sure to read one or two of the most recent publications to understand their current direction.

    Interview Questions

    • What sort of class have you taken. What sort of lab experience do you have.   1 Answer

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    Marketing Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Calgary, AB
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at University of Calgary (Calgary, AB) in January 2020.

    Interview

    Poorly planned - overlapping candidates appointments taking place literally in the art gallery's open space - no privacy, and interruptions by in-house artists with the "supervisor" girl at the desk... Doubtful she was any sort of management person. Just a pathetic excuse for an interview process

    Interview Questions

    • "what would you change in our website?"   1 Answer

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    IT Customer Support Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at University of Calgary.

    Interview

    Typically interviewed by a panel of two people. Standard behavioural questions, situational questions, basic technical questions. Some questions to see if you will be a good fit on the team.

    Interview Questions

    • Tell me about a time you faced conflict at the workplace   Answer Question
  8.  

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took a week. I interviewed at University of Calgary.

    Interview

    It a co-op position through UBC co-op. Interview was over Skype and around 30 min. Whole process probably a few weeks. The interviewer (PI) was mostly interested about past experience/skills and passion for the research subject

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    Librarian Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. I interviewed at University of Calgary.

    Interview

    I approached one of the current student working in the library. He connected me to the manager. The manager set up a coffee meet and chatted about my interest in joining the library. He then told me that he will get back to me

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    Developer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at University of Calgary.

    Interview

    The asked for previous projects and course work, etc. Not really much else to say about this experience, was pretty straight forward . Not much else to say, just know the basics of programming.

    Interview Questions


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