Concordia University Reviews

Updated Jul 30, 2020

To filter reviews, or .
3.9
77%
Recommend to a Friend
73%
Approve of CEO
Concordia University Vice-Chancellor Alan Shepard
Alan Shepard
84 Ratings
Pros
Cons
  • "there is no cons working as teacher assistant(in 20 reviews)

  • "Low pay, expensive, not very diverse working space(in 10 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Financial Model Building and Teating"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Research Assistant in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Flexible working hours and nice payment

    Cons

    Need know professors to get a job

  2. "Undergrad Teaching assistant for Principles of Programming Languages"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Teaching Assistant in Montreal, QC

    I have been working at Concordia University part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great learning experience Enhanced Communication and open feedback from professor Good compensation Grading student assignments

    Cons

    Need to create additional presentations sometimes Flood of emails from professor if he is micro-managing Allegations from students for marking in case you don't justify them


  3. "ACSD"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Exam Invigilator in Montreal, QC

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

    Pros

    Great team with awesome mentality.

    Cons

    The only con is that it can get boring sometimes.

  4. "good job"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Developer in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Concordia University full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    good benefits and salary pacakge

    Cons

    not applicable. There are no cons

  5. "Graduate student researcher"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Research Chemist in Montreal, QC

    I have been working at Concordia University full-time

    Pros

    Flexible hours Great learning opportunity Project Independence

    Cons

    Low salary compared to similar positions at other universities

  6. "Not bad choice"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Research Associate in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Concordia University full-time

    Pros

    Flexible time sheet, long vocation days

    Cons

    Lower to the industrial salary, limited benefits

  7. "Annual income as PhD student"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - PhD Student in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Concordia University full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great financial support, library support.

    Cons

    Less industrial collaboration and career opportunities

  8. "."

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Coordinator in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Concordia University part-time

    Pros

    It is in downtown and next to Guy-Concordia station so very convenient

    Cons

    Parking is going to be a nightmare

  9. "Low quality university"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Research Associate in Montreal, QC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Concordia University full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good lifestyle, that’s about it

    Cons

    Low status of university, poor publication records

  10. "phd students get paid less than 5 dollars per hour"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - PhD Student in Montreal, QC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Concordia University full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Anglophone University, good location, multiple campus

    Cons

    expensive, doesn't pay enough, inconsistent pay rate for grad students.

    Continue reading
Found 444 reviews