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Trinity College Dublin Reviews

Updated Dec 7, 2019

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3.8
77%
Recommend to a Friend
72%
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Trinity College Dublin CEO Patrick Prendergast
Patrick Prendergast
52 Ratings
Pros
  • "great culture and in city centre(in 16 reviews)

  • "Great location, parking is available but the waiting list can we up to 5 years(in 13 reviews)

Cons
  • "Can be way too much red tape and the people at the top are very out of touch(in 8 reviews)

  • "Very low salary, I couldn't accept an offer to extend my contract due to the minimum wage hourly rate(in 5 reviews)

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  1. "Network Access Advisor"

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    Current Employee - Network Access Advisor in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Trinity College Dublin part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great Staff, Hours Scheduled around your availability, Great training

    Cons

    Hours taper off as the year progresses

    Trinity College Dublin2019-10-18
  2. "General"

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    Current Employee - Research Fellow 

    I have been working at Trinity College Dublin full-time

    Pros

    + Nice campus + Long research contracts

    Cons

    - Low Salary - No teaching and grant opportunities for postdocs - Unequal salary distribution

    Trinity College Dublin2019-12-07
  3. "PhD"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Trinity College Dublin full-time

    Pros

    Excellent equipment in the University

    Cons

    Admin is poor across the board

    Trinity College Dublin2019-12-05
  4. "assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Trinity College Dublin part-time

    Pros

    experience is very good and helpful

    Cons

    experience is very good and interesting

    Trinity College Dublin2019-11-01
  5. "employee review"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Trinity College Dublin full-time

    Pros

    good salary, good opportunities to move up

    Cons

    very unorganised, stressful environment, demanding

    Trinity College Dublin2019-11-14
  6. "Intern"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Trinity College Dublin full-time

    Pros

    Flexible, and didn't work me too hard

    Cons

    Low pay and sometimes lacked direction

    Trinity College Dublin2019-10-22
  7. "TCD is the best university in Ireland"

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    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Fellow 

    I have been working at Trinity College Dublin full-time

    Pros

    I enjoy the work there

    Cons

    the living is too expensive

    Trinity College Dublin2019-10-15
  8. "Decent college but with the usual admin problems"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Trinity College Dublin full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Depending on the group you join there are great potential here.

    Cons

    Admin problems and the cost of living in Dublin limits the benefits of joining Trinity College Dublin.

    Trinity College Dublin2019-10-28
  9. "Trinity College Dublin quality of education"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Trinity College Dublin full-time

    Pros

    excellent academics and high standard of exams and education

    Cons

    terrible administration and not on top of career guidance or prep

    Trinity College Dublin2019-10-01
  10. "Student"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Trinity College Dublin full-time

    Pros

    Very good environment and friendly staff

    Cons

    The lack of fund for academic research.

    Trinity College Dublin2019-09-26
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