Yale University

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Excellent but competitive research environment

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  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Associate Professor in New Haven, CT
Current Employee - Associate Professor in New Haven, CT

I have been working at Yale University full-time (more than 8 years)

Pros

-World-class research environment with state-of-the-art facilities
-broad range of expertise across many different departments
-University with International reputation
-Reasonable teaching load

Cons

-Lack of mentoring structure for junior faculty
-many senior faculty members are backward-looking
-opaque promotion mechanisms
-over 8 years, got no raise for several years and only 1-2% raise in all but one of the other years, when the raise was ~5%.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Increase mentoring and progress of junior faculty

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Pleasant

    Current Employee - Research Associate in New Haven, CT
    Current Employee - Research Associate in New Haven, CT

    I have been working at Yale University

    Pros

    Hires only very intelligent people; great monetary and non-monetary benefits

    Cons

    Poor living areas surrounding New Haven, CT

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Provide greater flexibility in employment options.

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
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    Yale has been the best experience of my professional life.

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Project Manager in New Haven, CT
    Current Employee - Project Manager in New Haven, CT

    I have been working at Yale University full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great medical benefits, vacations, cultural events

    Cons

    Budget cuts to departments have created heavier work loads and greater expectations from the Department heads.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Identify, celebrate and reward the talent that you have.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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