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A good employer, if you have a good manager.

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Current Employee - Development Coordinator in Stanford, CA
Current Employee - Development Coordinator in Stanford, CA

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

Pros

Lots of intelligent people, career development, perks

Cons

Low salary, bureaucratic, lots of difficult personalities and egos

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    Brilliant Type-A people, gorgeous campus, pervasive sense of entitlement

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    Current Employee - Medical Simulationist in Palo Alto, CA
    Current Employee - Medical Simulationist in Palo Alto, CA

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

    Pros

    Brilliant faculty, beautiful surroundings, name recognition. Great benefits for transportation and health. Great fitness and education programs, if you have time to use them. Gorgeous campus.
    Excellent networking opportunities.

    Cons

    Little advancement opportunity for non-physicians. Salaries far below market for comparable positions. Poor work-life balance. Vanilla environment. Many programs are more hype than substance. Satisfaction totally depends on department and supervisor- some are great, some are less than great.

    Recommends
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    Approves of CEO
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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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