University of Edinburgh

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Lots of independence, really great people to work with, mediocre pay.

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Current Employee - Research Associate in Edinburgh, Scotland (UK)
Current Employee - Research Associate in Edinburgh, Scotland (UK)

I have been working at University of Edinburgh full-time (less than an year)

Pros

- lots of independence in my work
- it's OK to have a life outside work
- great people to work with
- great city to be in

Cons

Making far less than half of what I made as a research programmer 15 years ago in the US.

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    Probably not good depending on where you work in the Uni

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at University of Edinburgh full-time

    Pros

    Some interesting work, high level of autonomy

    Cons

    Bureaucratic - be prepared to do admin

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    Resident at Vet School

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    Former Employee - Senior Clinical Training Scholar in Edinburgh, Scotland (UK)
    Former Employee - Senior Clinical Training Scholar in Edinburgh, Scotland (UK)

    I worked at University of Edinburgh as an intern (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great cultural mix of professionals. Opportunities exist to make life-long friends as well as work acquaintances. Make the most of these opportunities!

    Cons

    Postgraduate post holders are often expected to work late to finish up once the permanent staff have gone for the day.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Some acknowledgement that junior staff actually help run the facility wouldn't go astray.

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