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Nice city, good University, but several obstacles in research.

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Former Employee - PhD Student  in  Edinburgh, Scotland (UK)
Former Employee - PhD Student in Edinburgh, Scotland (UK)

I worked at University of Edinburgh full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

The vibrant and wonderful city, the academic environment, a prestigious University.

Cons

Funding problems, not enough support in research.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Do not accept a PhD student if you are not able to support his/her research.

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    Very good employer

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    Former Employee - Applications Consultant  in  Edinburgh, Scotland (UK)
    Former Employee - Applications Consultant in Edinburgh, Scotland (UK)

    I worked at University of Edinburgh full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great compensations and work/life balance. They care about you and your family. No stress.

    Cons

    Limited career opportunities as the structure is very stale.

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    Great University to do reasearch and teach

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    Former Employee - Research Fellow  in  Edinburgh, Scotland (UK)
    Former Employee - Research Fellow in Edinburgh, Scotland (UK)

    I worked at University of Edinburgh full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Flexible hours and a lot of travel benefits (at least in the research group I belonged to)

    Cons

    Pay beneath of what I expected. But in a way the other benefits compensated.

    Recommends
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