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Simon Fraser University Overview

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www.sfu.ca
Burnaby, BC
1001 to 5000 employees
1965
College / University
Colleges & Universities
$500 million to $1 billion (CAD) per year
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Simon Fraser University Reviews

  • "Good university"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Professor in Vancouver, BC
    Current Employee - Assistant Professor in Vancouver, BC
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    Positive Outlook
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    I have been working at Simon Fraser University full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Reputable university in BC. Good benefit package and generous parental leave.

    Cons

    Salary is rather small. International reputation is weak.

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Simon Fraser University Photos

Simon Fraser University photo of: Convocation Mall
Simon Fraser University photo of: simon fraser uni
Simon Fraser University photo of: BLusson hall
Simon Fraser University photo of: SFU Surrey
Simon Fraser University photo of: SFU - inner Academic Quadrangle
Simon Fraser University photo of: This is from February 2018. near the Applied Science building.
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Simon Fraser University Interviews

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Getting an Interview
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    Student Recruiter Interview

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    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. I interviewed at Simon Fraser University.

    Interview

    First I sent my resume and cover letter. Then I had one interview with the inmediate supervisor. After that, they requested me to do a presentation for a panel comprised by 7 people. Finally they asked me for two references.

    Interview Questions

    • Why do you want to work at SFU?   1 Answer
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Simon Fraser University Awards & Accolades

  • Canada's Top 100 Employers, Mediacorp Canada, 2012
  • Canada's Top 100 Employers, Mediacorp Canada, 2010

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