Trust and fairness are vacant and recognition is most prevalent when something is wrong.
Support from management
Information isn't shared with everyone but is assumed to be understood.
Teamwork is a facade in an environment where the underlying theme is "everyman for yourself". Deception and climbing the ladder on the shoulders of others is the key to success.
Freedom to work independently
Autonomy governs the environment of the individual ; however, the workload is rarely distributed evenly. Those with a strong work ethic carry the weight.
Communication is lacking. One has to be in the area for the many impromptu meetings to be "in the know". Employee evaluations begin as a self evaluation, the paperwork then moves up the chain and one is never given the opportunity to to know why or why not one did or did not receive an increase and what one needs to improve upon in the future.
Women do have he same opportunities.
There is little if any room for advancement. Personal development is offered as a requirement for accreditation.
Overall compensation for your work
The compensation is good overall and paid on time. No 401k matching or pension is available as is found in state-run universities. Tuition is free to full time individuals and their families.
Office / Work Environment
Technology is rarely updated. Equipment is poorly maintained and rarely replaced. Individuals have to be creative and resourceful so that they can complete their respective tasks. There are constant issues with ventilation, repulsive odors, and the problem of sewage backing up and flooding in the building.
Cardboard is placed in a recycle bin.
While it is a private university, faculty are still given eight weeks off per year in a quarterly system.
The image does not reflect reality.
Positions and individuals are at risk for elimination based on financial or organizational restructuring. Stability is vacant.
Yes. Elevators are available.
Buildings are easily accessible by anyone. Online blood-borne pathogen training is provided.
One is only challenged if one chooses to do so individually. An individual can maintain a position doing the same thing day after day. Minimum effort equates to survival.
Inclusive / Diverse