Research Scientist Interview Questions

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Apr 11, 2014

Interview Question for Anonymous at Georgia Tech Research Institute:

“How would you tell if the stack grows up or down?”


Apr 2, 2014

Interview Question for Anonymous at University of Virginia:

“Have you ever had to master a new technique or software within 30 days? If so, what resources did you use to accomplish this?”


Apr 2, 2014

Interview Question for Anonymous at University of Chicago:

“I had to explain why I wanted to change my field of research. I didn't want to move and I couldn't find a research job in my field in Chicago.”


Apr 1, 2014

Interview Question for Anonymous at 3M:

“What do you see you can contribute to the company, given all the information you have collected? (has to talk about detailed ideas)”


Mar 20, 2014

Interview Question for Anonymous at Leidos:

“Questions were very technical.”


Mar 17, 2014

Interview Question for Research Scientist at Battelle Memorial:

“Nothing really unexpected, just questions about my own work and background.”


Mar 7, 2014

Interview Question for Research Scientist I at Medical College of Wisconsin:

“Unexpected question was why how I would ask questions when I do not quite follow the conversions with my boss”


Mar 6, 2014

Interview Question for Research Scientist at Merck:

“Typical HR stuff. I would say how I dealt with a bad manager.”


Mar 6, 2014

Interview Question for Anonymous at Columbia College Chicago:

“What is your asking price range for salary?”


Feb 23, 2014

Interview Question for Research Scientist at ICSI:

“What prior research experience do you have?”