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PhD Research Assistant in Electrical Engineering at Stanford

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Current Employee - Research Assistant in Stanford, CA
Current Employee - Research Assistant in Stanford, CA

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

Pros

Expert faculty members
Diverse courses
Possibility of collaboration with other research groups in the same department or different department
Very nice campus

Cons

Expensive (tuition+living expenses) if you do not have funding
Have to pass qualifying exam before you become a PhD candidate

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  1. Post-doc position

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    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Researcher in Stanford, CA
    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Researcher in Stanford, CA

    I have been working at Stanford University full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    The position is well-paid. Stanford university is a nice place to work! There is a organization for post-docs on campus

    Cons

    For internatioal scholars, visa would be an issue! Most of them hold J1 visa, H1b is hightly restricted.

  2. Excellent opportunities and support for furthering scientific research

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    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Fellow in Palo Alto, CA
    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Fellow in Palo Alto, CA

    I have been working at Stanford University full-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    Opportunity to lead innovation; Freedom and support to develop own projects; Excellent training for furthering research skills and ideas; Didactic components useful for scientific development

    Cons

    The high impact nature of the Stanford environment is at times stressful and requires long hours to complete targeted projects

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