Anyone here work at Iowa State University?
Results 1 to 12 of 12
  1. #1
    Addict
    Points: 80,935, Level: 88
    Level completed: 44%, Points required for next Level: 1,015
    Overall activity: 26.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    huntt26's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    po' dUnk
    Posts
    8,063
    Points
    80,935
    Level
    88
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 275
    Given: 54

    Anyone here work at Iowa State University?

    Got an interview coming up and wanted to see if anyone on here works at ISU. I've worked in higher education for awhile and I'm excited to have an opportunity to at least interview at ISU. Any information you can share about your experiences would be great as well.

    Go Cyclones!



  2. #2
    Addict
    Points: 143,689, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    RayShimley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2008
    Location
    Montreal, QC
    Posts
    6,052
    Points
    143,689
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 93
    Given: 30

    Re: Anyone here work at Iowa State University?

    I think you will need to be a little more specific.



  3. #3
    Legend
    Points: 316,626, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    CyCrazy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Rolling dirty in Roland.
    Posts
    14,892
    Points
    316,626
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 318
    Given: 58

    Re: Anyone here work at Iowa State University?

    Quote Originally Posted by huntt26 View Post
    Got an interview coming up and wanted to see if anyone on here works at ISU. I've worked in higher education for awhile and I'm excited to have an opportunity to at least interview at ISU. Any information you can share about your experiences would be great as well.

    Go Cyclones!
    I do, but its for the golf course so I am guessing my area of expertise won't help you.



  4. #4
    All-Star
    Points: 14,713, Level: 36
    Level completed: 83%, Points required for next Level: 137
    Overall activity: 10.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered10000 Experience Points
    dirtyninety's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2012
    Posts
    1,402
    Points
    14,713
    Level
    36
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 131
    Given: 190

    Re: Anyone here work at Iowa State University?

    sweet benefits. not to worry about healthcare...that is for the other suckers.
    tiacreff will triple your money, again, don't worry about the fiscal cliff on any of that because they will print money to insure those returns politically.
    good hours.
    good recreation offerings. good basketball, womens basketball, and volleyball.
    insulated from all the mean people.
    no worries.



  5. #5
    Addict
    Points: 212,588, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 57.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience PointsRecommendation Second ClassSocial
    Bret44's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Hampton, IA
    Posts
    9,857
    Points
    212,588
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,939
    Given: 1,821

    Re: Anyone here work at Iowa State University?

    Quote Originally Posted by dirtyninety View Post
    sweet benefits. not to worry about healthcare...that is for the other suckers.
    tiacreff will triple your money, again, don't worry about the fiscal cliff on any of that because they will print money to insure those returns politically.
    good hours.
    good recreation offerings. good basketball, womens basketball, and volleyball.
    insulated from all the mean people.
    no worries.


    When Kids see the Hilton Atmosphere and our style of play, the get really interested in Iowa State
    - Fred Hoiberg

  6. #6
    Speechless
    Points: 224,827, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 46.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsOverdriveVeteran
    Rabbuk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Posts
    15,669
    Points
    224,827
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,530
    Given: 95

    Re: Anyone here work at Iowa State University?

    Mesa hit the scotch early tonight.



  7. #7
    All-Star
    Points: 16,875, Level: 39
    Level completed: 54%, Points required for next Level: 375
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    StClone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Location
    Wisconsin
    Posts
    1,373
    Points
    16,875
    Level
    39
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 46
    Given: 60

    Re: Anyone here work at Iowa State University?

    Quote Originally Posted by dirtyninety View Post
    sweet benefits. not to worry about healthcare...that is for the other suckers.
    tiacreff will triple your money, again, don't worry about the fiscal cliff on any of that because they will print money to insure those returns politically.
    good hours.
    good recreation offerings. good basketball, womens basketball, and volleyball.
    insulated from all the mean people.
    no worries.
    Post-apocalyptic, cryptic and moronic.
    .



  8. #8
    Addict
    Points: 95,152, Level: 96
    Level completed: 6%, Points required for next Level: 1,898
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Frak's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2009
    Location
    Dow City, IA
    Posts
    5,718
    Points
    95,152
    Level
    96
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 149
    Given: 67

    Re: Anyone here work at Iowa State University?

    Quote Originally Posted by dirtyninety View Post
    sweet benefits. not to worry about healthcare...that is for the other suckers.
    tiacreff will triple your money, again, don't worry about the fiscal cliff on any of that because they will print money to insure those returns politically.
    good hours.
    good recreation offerings. good basketball, womens basketball, and volleyball.
    insulated from all the mean people.
    no worries.
    I agree with this. Benfits are out of this world. Makes up for what they lack in pay. You get to walk through campus every day, which is cool. Plus, you're right there for all the sporting events. I know when I worked there, we always had a bunch of people coming to stay on FB weekends. And even though as you get older, Welch Ave isn't as appealing, Main St has some decent places and Ames overall is a great town to live in. Lots of bigger city ammenities without the crowds and traffic. I know I enjoyed the changes in seasons with the energy the students bring in August and then a slower, relaxing summer without the normal masses of students around town.



  9. #9
    Addict
    Points: 83,148, Level: 89
    Level completed: 67%, Points required for next Level: 602
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    ripvdub's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Sk-Ankeny
    Posts
    6,902
    Points
    83,148
    Level
    89
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 74
    Given: 238

    Re: Anyone here work at Iowa State University?

    The benefits are so good, but mine are better, and they give us $1,500 in flex spending since my wife doesn't use her insurance. Other benefits are nice. Seems pretty laid back and easy from what i hear.


    #BEATIOWA

  10. #10
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 52,458, Level: 70
    Level completed: 94%, Points required for next Level: 92
    Overall activity: 20.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Posts
    3,879
    Points
    52,458
    Level
    70
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 571
    Given: 2,627

    Re: Anyone here work at Iowa State University?

    My son makes minimum wage doing problems in some prof's textbook he is writing. Says it is his easiest job ever, that probably won't help you out much. He wants better engineering profs so if that is what you are interviewing for, good luck.



  11. #11
    Addict
    Points: 76,475, Level: 85
    Level completed: 96%, Points required for next Level: 75
    Overall activity: 19.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsRecommendation Second ClassVeteran
    NATEizKING's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Location
    Hilton
    Posts
    7,234
    Points
    76,475
    Level
    85
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 438
    Given: 735

    Re: Anyone here work at Iowa State University?

    I believe the OP was asking about the interview, not the experiences of the job. That's how I read it anyway...



  12. #12
    Walk On
    Points: 4,055, Level: 18
    Level completed: 52%, Points required for next Level: 195
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    1000 Experience PointsVeteran
    WeedCyntist's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Location
    Gilbert, IA
    Posts
    127
    Points
    4,055
    Level
    18
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Anyone here work at Iowa State University?

    Like any job it is who you know not what you know. There are many around campus that were hired in this way. It will all come down to who is interviewing you. Sorry I can't be of more help.



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: Cyclones.tv
  • HOOPS: Iowa State vs. Mississippi Valley State
  • December 31, 2014
  • 06:00 PM