Stanford University
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www.stanford.edu Stanford, CA 5000+ Employees

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Congenial environment, smart people, great benefits

Development Director (Current Employee)
Stanford, CA

ProsIntellectually rich environment. Lots of flexibility. Pay is low but benefits high including tuition benefits for children and employee.

ConsAcademics lack management skills- resistent to set clear goals and measures.

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

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    Postdoctoral Scholar (Former Employee)
    Stanford, CA

    I worked at Stanford University full-time for more than a year


    Pros: They have a very helpful career center for postdocs. The career center provides seminars as well as one on one meeting with… Cons: As a postdoc, you are not considered a full employee of the University. Therefore, a postdoc does not receive the same benefits as a… Advice to Senior Management: There are not many career opportunities for postdocs to stay… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Clinical Research Coordinator

    Clinical Research Coordinator (Former Employee)
    Stanford, CA

    I worked at Stanford University full-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: Lots of perks-free train and bus transportation from the South Bay (VTA, Caltrain) and SamTrans. Lots of fun and free events and… Cons: Little room for growth in salary or rank for positions like this (Unless you get more education). They are also understaffed and disorganized and… Advice to Senior Management: Put in place some sort of training procedures for the actual position in… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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