Santa Clara University has been voted one of the “Best Places to Work in the Bay Area” in a 2010 survey that’s sponsored by the San Francisco Times and the Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal. SCU was ranked number eight in the “large employers” category (501-1,500 employees) and was the only university in the Bay Area to make the list.
SCU President Michael Engh, S.J., congratulated and thanked faculty and staff for fostering a work environment of mutual respect and genuine concern for one another.
“The positive campus climate they help create benefits the entire Santa Clara family, especially the students,” he said.
The annual survey ranks the top 125 Best Places to Work in the Bay Area based on extensive questionnaires regarding management practices, policies, benefits, work climate, culture, diversity, career development, and training.
In the last six years, Santa Clara has ranked in the top 15:
- 2009 – #5
- 2008 – #10
- 2007 – #11
- 2006 – #6
- 2005 – #9