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Great place to work.

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Current Employee - Graduate Student in Cambridge, MA
Current Employee - Graduate Student in Cambridge, MA

I have been working at MIT full-time (more than 5 years)

Pros

Stimulating environment with a lot of excited people.

Cons

People can be slightly overly ambitious

Recommends
Positive Outlook
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    Very high academic quality, not the friendliest place.

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    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Research Associate in Cambridge, MA
    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Research Associate in Cambridge, MA

    I have been working at MIT full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    High level colleagues, prestigious, impressive infrastructural support. If you've got the talent, then the sky is the limit. Some commuter perks help reduce costs (small $).

    Cons

    This varies from individual department and boss, but MIT is not the most nurturing environment. People expect you to work all the time, and it is a high stress place.

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  2.  

    Taking a drink from a firehose

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Graduate Student in Cambridge, MA
    Current Employee - Graduate Student in Cambridge, MA

    I have been working at MIT full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    - Excellent working environment
    - Lots of interesting people
    - Good supervision by PIs
    - Flexible working hours
    - International community
    - Excellent sports facilities

    Cons

    - Work-life balance
    - Strongly oriented to 'fashion' topics in science
    - Some groups paranoidal secretive
    - Big Bang Theory in real life
    - Some tenure professors expect insane workload

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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