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Can be a great place to work

Executive Assistant (Former Employee) Stanford, CA

ProsA lot of flexibility to cultivate experience and advance within the organization. If you work for the Athletics Dept. you receive season tickets for many and/or all games.

ConsParking can be a challenge depending on location. There can be a lot of elitism and politics (but what organization doesn't have that).

Advice to Senior ManagementNot enough interaction to have input on.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Working at Stanford when you are not faculty

    Researcher (Former Employee) East Palo Alto, CA

    I worked at Stanford University


    Pros: Fantastic academic environment - a place for ideas and learning. Cons: Very hierarchical, stiffling structure - little opportunity for innovation. Advice to Senior Management: While senior management has large constituencies of academics, deans, and donors to whom they must cater to, they… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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    Stanford University - A Great Place To Do Something Meaningful

    Software Engineer (Current Employee) Stanford, CA

    I have been working at Stanford University


    Pros: Great benefits. Beautiful campus. A real community instead of a corporate culture. Work with people from a broad range of backgrounds, ages, cultures, and interests.… Cons: Salaries are low compared to industry. There are no stock options, but there is generous matching into… Advice to Senior Management: Show appreciation for the staff who know they could make… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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