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

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Valuable experiece

Research Assistant (Current Employee)
Stanford, CA

I have been working at Stanford University part-time for more than 5 years

ProsEnergetic vibrant place, a lot of chance to learn. The weather is extremely nice. Chance to get a a lot free food:)

ConsNobody pushes you really hard. Need to be self-motivated.
Need to have a car for transportation. Publich transportation is bad:)

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

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Solid, balanced place.

Life Science Research Assistant (Current Employee)
Palo Alto, CA

I have been working at Stanford University full-time for more than 3 years


Pros: Top University, great weather year round, diverse crowd. Good pay and great benefits. Stanford takes good care of it's employees, lots… Cons: The place is huge, one can get lost there easily if you don't have clear priority. Lots of management type people with snobby… Advice to Senior Management: Provide more opportunities for employees to mingle and learn what each other is doing. Try to… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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I was a software developer at a subsidiary of the Stanford Libraries.

Software Engineer (Former Employee)
Palo Alto, CA

I worked at Stanford University full-time for more than 8 years


Pros: The retirement benefits are excellent. Some of the perks are really nice. … Cons: Unfortunately, if you don't happen to work on campus, the professional development is nonexistent. Our management did nothing to invest… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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