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Best place in the world to do science

Technical Assistant (Current Employee)
Boston, MA

ProsExcellent benefits, Gym access, huge number of club sports. Free tuition to take one class per semester. Minimal paperwork. Constant free food and lectures.

ConsBoston is cold. Housing in the area is very expensive. There are no real cons other than this one, sorry.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Postdoctoral research associate, very satisfied

    Postdoctoral Research Associate (Current Employee)
    Cambridge, MA

    I have been working at MIT full-time for more than a year


    Pros: MIT has a fantastic work environment and the best academic environment… Cons: The postdocs here don't have the same sorts of rights that they do elsewhere. A few that come to mind: gym membership costs are the… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Hard but fulfilling work

    Graduate Student Researcher (Current Employee)
    Cambridge, MA

    I have been working at MIT part-time for more than a year


    Pros: If you like hard but meaningful work, this is the right place. Knowing that you are at the… Cons: As other people have pointed out, you are working with the best and brightest, so it is easy to get down on… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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