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Boston University President and Trustee Robert A. Brown
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    Former Employee - Research Assistant in Boston, MA
    Former Employee - Research Assistant in Boston, MA

    I worked at Boston University part-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    - Large organization; many different opportunities in research and IT
    - opportunities to learn and expand your knowledge
    - access to state-of-the art fitrec (BU's gym)

    Cons

    - different culture depending on which department you work in
    - pay attention in the interview as to what kind of culture the department has. Ask yourself: do I feel that I could fit in with this group of people?

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Boston University Interviews

Updated Nov 17, 2014
Updated Nov 17, 2014

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    Graduate Research Assistant Interview

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Application was made through the internet web site, and the submitted documents were reviewed by a committee. No any other type of interview process, But requiring a 84 Toefl exam and GRE exam and also above 3.0 GPA

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Website www.bu.edu
Headquarters Boston, MA
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1996
Type College / University
Industry Education
Revenue $1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

With colleges and universities thick on the ground in Boston, Boston University (BU) amounts to more than just a hill of beans. Founded as a Methodist seminary in 1839, the private university has more than 32,000 students at its campus on the banks of the Charles River and its Medical Campus. The university offers approximately 250 undergraduate, graduate, doctorate, and special degree programs at more than 15 colleges and schools. BU counts Nobel laureates Elie Wiesel (peace), Derek Walcott (literature), Sheldon Glashow (physics), and Osamu Shimomura (chemistry) among its... More

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