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a great university for graduate study

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Current Employee - Masters Student in Vancouver, BC (Canada)
Current Employee - Masters Student in Vancouver, BC (Canada)

I have been working at University of British Columbia full-time (more than an year)

Pros

the research atmosphere here is rich

Cons

the course work here is heavy

Recommends
Positive Outlook

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    Research Technician

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    Former Employee - Research Technician III in Vancouver, BC (Canada)
    Former Employee - Research Technician III in Vancouver, BC (Canada)

    I worked at University of British Columbia full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    It is a inspiring job where you are always learning new things and new methodologies. The company has great benefits.

    Cons

    Little training and little concern for legal safety protocols. Underpaid considering years of post-secondary education.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Management should be more concerned with safety.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Researcher at UBC

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    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Vancouver, BC (Canada)
    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Vancouver, BC (Canada)

    I have been working at University of British Columbia full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    contact to international co-workers and students, exposure to industry partners, different projects to work on, good equipment, great location, great collaboration between groups and/or departments

    Cons

    salary is low and always depends on budget of the prof, not easy to get promoted or increase in salary, more focussed on research rather than teaching

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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