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Interviews at Queen's University

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Queen's University.
Interview experience
Based on 50 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 46 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 40 interviews
About a month

Interview process at Queen's University

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, rating is 8.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, rating is 5.

Interview process length
About a month
28%
About a week
25%
About a day or two
23%
About two weeks
18%
More than one month
8%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
70%
Phone call/screening
41%
Group interview
38%
Background check
30%
Written test
24%
Least reported steps
They have no interview
8%
Take-home/sample work
5%
Drug test
0%

Interview questions at Queen's University

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Your teaching philosophy, your past experience, educational qualifications, and very specific about references.
    You must provide references from supervisors who DIRECTLY witnessed you teaching
    Shared on 21 September 2017 - English Language Instructor - Kingston, ON
  • I was handed a blank schematic of a computer's central processing unit where the labels had been removed and was asked to identify the circuit components and their function. I did.
    Shared on 25 July 2017 - Systems Programmer/Analyst - Kingston, ON

Interview tips at Queen's University

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)62%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)14%
  • Formal (business suit)12%
  • They didn’t have a dress code12%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)0%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Queen's University

  • Interview was great then you have to do a written test . Harder then most places I would say for an interview .
    Shared on 22 September 2020 - Caretaker - Kingston, ON
  • Prove to them your confident fixing problems without supervision, you'll do fine
    Shared on 25 October 2019 - Caretaking Attendant - Kingston, ON
  • Set clear, manageable workload expectations
    Shared on 2 July 2019 - Project Manager - Kingston, ON