University of California Berkeley

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Good place to start an academic career

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Former Employee - Postdoctoral Scholar in Berkeley, CA
Former Employee - Postdoctoral Scholar in Berkeley, CA

I worked at University of California Berkeley full-time (more than a year)

Pros

Berkeley has a strong academic reputation, which is extremely helpful in your early career.
People are reasonable.
There are regional parks nearby.

Cons

The pressure to young scientist is a lot.
Salary is low, especially in the bay area.
The city is not well maintained.
The neighborhood is not very safe.

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    I'm a graduate student researcher and instructor at UC Berkeley

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at University of California Berkeley

    Pros

    Meet with brilliant people, good advisor and professors

    Cons

    Not much to say since I'm only a graduate student here

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    Work experience at UC Berkeley

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at University of California Berkeley part-time

    Pros

    Good employee relations and supervisor.

    Cons

    Slow processes. There is not a sense of urgency of efficiency to get somethings done... Too many layers, approvals to achieve results.

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