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Former Employee - Lecturer in Philadelphia, PA
Former Employee - Lecturer in Philadelphia, PA

I worked at University of Pennsylvania part-time

Recommends
No opinion of CEO
Recommends
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Good students, good team of young professors

Cons

Need a better direction and vision

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  1. Student Work-Study Employee

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    Former Employee - Student in Philadelphia, PA
    Former Employee - Student in Philadelphia, PA

    I worked at University of Pennsylvania part-time (more than a year)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Great job experience to prepare students for post-graduation life. The University offers flexible hours to accommodate students.

    Cons

    Pay tends to be on the lower end. I experienced some issues with the employment office in terms of receiving initial payments.

  2. Great university, opportunities to continue learning

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    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Researcher in Philadelphia, PA
    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Researcher in Philadelphia, PA

    I have been working at University of Pennsylvania full-time (more than a year)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Vibrant campus
    Employees can join student-run groups, such as the Penn Biotech Group
    Opportunity to audit classes
    Great Careers Services
    Philadelphia: great restaurants, fun bars, walking distance between Center City and University City

    Cons

    Some labs/departments are past their 'best before' date
    Don't trust reputations, seek previous lab members' advice for candid opinions
    Loosing funding in some areas
    Large organization, bureaucracy
    Lack of support for postdocs, although there is a Biomedical Postdocs Program

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