University of Vermont

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Current Employee - Assistant Production Manager in Burlington, VT
Current Employee - Assistant Production Manager in Burlington, VT

I have been working at University of Vermont part-time (more than 3 years)

Pros

Easy money, lots of job opportunities, and the people in charge are flexible about hours

Cons

Depending on the type of job, hours can be scarce as the University tries to hire as many people as possible.

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    Good place for research, exciting city in which to live.

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    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Fellow in Burlington, VT
    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Fellow in Burlington, VT

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

    Pros

    Research is promoted by administration that is helpful - IRB works with scientists to get research approved, for example. Very fast turnaround on IRB proposals, requests for technology access, and just simply great service when you need it.

    Cons

    Budgetary constraints have handcuffed research in odd ways. Specifically it is difficult to get updated computers - I use my own laptop as the early 2000s era Mac in my office can't run a spreadsheet large enough for my data, let alone a more sophisticated statistical package.

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    Budget for technology infrastructure upgrades in the overhead costs from grants (honestly, F&A is up to nearly 50%, it's ridiculous to have so much backdated technology with so much cash flow from grants).

    Recommends
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    Great location, terrible weather

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    Former Employee - Research Assistant in Burlington, VT
    Former Employee - Research Assistant in Burlington, VT

    I worked at University of Vermont part-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Beautiful and unique location. Good benefits package. The university is one of the most green in the country. Good students and staff to collaborate with.

    Cons

    Overcrowded city with no parking, terrible weather, and limited opportunities elsewhere. Low salary for level of education, and high living costs.

    Recommends
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    No opinion of CEO
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