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Research Assistant

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Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Vancouver, BC (Canada)
Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Vancouver, BC (Canada)

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

Pros

Beautiful campus when it is not raining.

Cons

Living expenses are through the roof.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Send your researchers to the conferences that they submit their work to, rather than just sending their supervisors.

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    post-doctoral fellow

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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 an year)

    Pros

    advanced lab condition, nice supervisor

    Cons

    communicate with professional intellectual and good team work

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    Sub Par Administration

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    Current Employee - Marketing Manager in Vancouver, BC (Canada)
    Current Employee - Marketing Manager in Vancouver, BC (Canada)

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

    Pros

    Good Pension and benefits, Lots of Vacation Time, Good Work/ Life Balance, Beautiful Campus & location within Vancouver. Great public transit access.

    Cons

    "Old School" Management style, Not progressive, Bureaucratic with little productivity. My department had a very unethical leadership team and did not seem to align with the vision/ mission of the university.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Walk the Talk and ensure that Your Employees are the type of Role Models that inspire your Student Body

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