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Researcher at University of York - Computer Science

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Former Employee - Researcher in York, England (UK)
Former Employee - Researcher in York, England (UK)

I worked at University of York full-time (more than 3 years)

Pros

Highly-ranked University, Excellent campus & facilities, beautiful city.

Cons

Not all academic staff up to high standards. Lack of funding and future career prospects. Continuous focus on writing-up as many as possible EU or EPSRC funding proposals without considering scientific quality.

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The review processes for academics and researchers are useless. People complete the every year, but no action is ever taken out of them. The management should make use of them to improve the quality of teaching and research.

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    It was a good formative experience.

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at University of York

    Pros

    The university of York is an open environment, where you can join the opportunity to meet and know different person.

    Cons

    Sometimes it is unstable in terms of contract.

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    Great place to work - good hours and management

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    Former Employee - Business Development Manager in York, England (UK)
    Former Employee - Business Development Manager in York, England (UK)

    I worked at University of York full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    My working hours were 9am - 5pm. Management were very helpful when i started and wanted to settle in. Also had the opportunity to get involved in various projects related to business development and to follow through.

    Cons

    Salary could be better although given the cost of living in York is relatively lower than other cities it sufficed.

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