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Working as a Research Assistant at BU

Current Employee - Research Assistant  in  Boston, MA
Current Employee - Research Assistant in Boston, MA

Pros

Lots of resources available and many top notch faculty members

Cons

You have to look for training and opportunities yourself

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Less bureaucracy, more training

Other reviews for Boston University

  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Good place to work but not too much growth

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Great place to start your career, very flexible work schedule

    Cons

    Heavy management! Performance evaluation does not mean anything

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    A great place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Research Technician  in  Boston, MA
    Current Employee - Research Technician in Boston, MA

    Pros

    A great environment, a lot going on, and great connections to a diverse and skilled group of people. They provide excellent employee benefits, especially as it relates to professional development. I have taken advantage of the free workshops and classes they offer about computer programming, business management skills, and a shole host of other

    Cons

    It can be stressful at times. The schedule is structured around an academic calendar, which can be a bit annoying if you aren't a student or engaged with the academic side of things.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    I really think they are doing a great job. No complaints on my end!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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