UCLA
3.8 of 5 499 reviews
www.ucla.edu Los Angeles, CA 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Work is frustrating, so you must be self-motivated to persevere

Graduate Student Researcher (Current Employee)
Los Angeles, CA

ProsTop research institution. Major city with lots of things to do out of work. Good mentors. Good collaborative working environment. Great weather.

ConsVery expensive city, especially the Westwood area. Traffic is horrible to get around anywhere. Research funding budgets are being slashed across the board.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Its ok.

    Graduate Student (Current Employee)
    Los Angeles, CA

    I have been working at UCLA


    Pros: The work is quite interesting depending on adviser. Lots of… Cons: Pay is very poor. New graduate students get automatic raises,… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    A good launchpad for future

    Graduate Student Researcher (Current Employee)
    Los Angeles, CA

    I have been working at UCLA


    Pros: Enormous exposure, work with the cutting edge Cons: Management is not transparent, UC systems are bankrupt Advice to Senior Management: Involve general members in decision making, there are no academics… More
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